'Jungle homes' that neighbours love too: Corridor gardens that help to cultivate neighbourly bonds

Ms Angela Chia with her plants at a garden outside her front door.
Ms Angela Chia with her plants at a garden outside her front door.ST PHOTO: JASMINE CHOONG

SINGAPORE - Leafy plants had taken over one corner of a Housing Board flat in Pasir Ris, "swallowing up" passers-by and raising the problem of corridor obstruction to a new level.

The collection of over 40 tall potted plants outside the eighth-floor unit dubbed "the jungle home" was also seen as a potential fire hazard, it was reported last week.

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