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Green giants

Go on a tree trail and enjoy the shade of 10 tall timbers here

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Ahead of the International Day for Biological Diversity on May 22, make time to take in the majestic canopy of these giant trees that keep Singapore breathing.

From a towering Jelawi Jaha in the Botanic Gardens to a statuesque "Rainbow" Mindanao Gum in Katong Park, here is a tree trail worth visiting to reconnect you with nature.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on May 15, 2022, with the headline Green giants. Subscribe