21 Oct '11, 5am

New 'Healing Garden' in Singapore

New 'Healing Garden' in Singapore

SINGAPORE: Singapore Botanic Gardens has launched 'Healing Garden', the largest garden in Singapore showcasing a collection of healing plants. The 2.5 hectare garden was launched Friday morning by President Tony Tan Keng Yam. It showcases an extensive collection of 500 species of plants from South-East Asia. Designed in the shape of a human body, the Healing Garden is laid out thematically relating to parts or systems of the body, such as "Head, Neck, Ears, Nose and Throat" and "Digestive and Related Systems". It took three years to set up. Dr Nigel Taylor, director of the Singapore Botanic Gardens said, "Visitors will be surprised by the plants they see in the Healing Garden because many plants that have traditional medicinal usage are actually common plants." He said he hoped that through visiting the garden, people become more aware of this fast-forgotten knowledge. Vis...

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