18 Nov '11, 4am

Elton John gets special S'pore welcome with orchid named after him

Elton John gets special S'pore welcome with orchid named after him

Sir Elton John will be visiting the 20th World Orchid Conference. The organising committee of the 20th World Orchid Conference will be naming an orchid after Sir Elton John. -- PHOTO: DESMOND FOO By Kezia Toh Sir Elton John now joins the list of over 100 celebrities and heads-of-state who have received the Singapore welcome - an orchid named specially after him. The 'Doritaenopsis Elton John' is a hybrid orchid with a striking magenta pattern and a golden forked lip, over large white petals, to reflect the singer's flamboyant personality. He told the crowd on Friday morning at the World Orchid Conference: 'This is such an honour because I'm an avid lover of gardens - I have beautiful gardens in my home in England and France.' He added that his partner, David Furnish - who was also present at the ceremony along with their baby son, Zachary - was planning to install a greenh...

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