Going fruity in the community

Fruit/food trees being cultivated at Pasir Panjang Nursery.
Fruit/food trees being cultivated at Pasir Panjang Nursery. PHOTO: N PARKS

The Pasir Panjang nursery, which has provided the lush trees and shrubs along Singapore's roads and parks the past four decades, has been turning its attention to supplying fruit trees and shrubs - including durian, mango and papaya - to parks and community gardens, including one at the upcoming Sembawang Sports and Community Hub. Below are eight other types of plants housed in the nursery.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 12, 2016, with the headline 'Going fruity in the community'. Print Edition | Subscribe