Singapore's 'orchid diplomacy'
A combination photo shows the VIP orchids named after politicians and dignitaries at Singapore Botanic Gardensmore
The Dendrobium Barack and Michelle Obama has a cream and yellow centre with twisted petals; Chinese President more
The Dendrobium Memoria Princess Diana. Botanists, media and analysts are curious to learn if Singapore will exmore
Visitors take photos of orchids at Singapore Botanic Gardens' National Orchid Garden. Nicholas Fang, director more
The Dendrobium Margaret Thatcher. The special orchids are displayed in the Botanic Gardens, the only such tropmore
The Dendrobium Malcolm and Lucy Turnbull. The June 12 event aims to start a discussion on ending the isolated more
A view of samples in the Orchid Breeding and Micropropagation Laboratory at Singapore Botanic Gardens. Singapomore
Lab technicians work in the Orchid Breeding and Micropropagation Laboratory. Both Kim's father and grandfathermore
The latest orchid named in Singapore was the Dendrobium Narendra Modi, marking an official visit by the Indianmore
Other foreign leaders with orchids dedicated to them are German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Israeli Prime Ministmore
British royals have several, with the most recent named for heir to the throne Prince Charles and his wife Cammore
A view of the Orchid Breeding and Micropropagation Laboratory. "When Singapore names an orchid after a foreignmore
The Dendrobium Joaquim Alberto Chissano. REUTERS/Edgar Su
The Dendrobium Masako Kotaishi Hidenka. REUTERS/Edgar Su
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