Cantley's Dracaena
Dracaena cantleyi
Maiden's Jealousy
Tristellateia australasiae
Mangrove Wild Legume
Canavalia cathartica
Beach Bean
Canavalia rosea
Common Lygodium
Lygodium microphyllum

Native Distribution

While all the plants featured can be found in Singapore, many of them have origins that span across the world, from Singapore to Africa and America, and from tropical to the temperate climate.

This map shows the native distributions of the 259 species that are currently featured in the Urban Forest.


Search for a Plant

Have a plant that you can't identify? Search within the plant index featuring an extensive archive of 259 species of plants in Singapore. Each species comes with a complete posting with photos and description. This is the key feature and aim of Urban Forest.

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Singapore might be a sprawling urban city, but we have a diverse number of urban and natural habitats. From the primary rainforest in Bukit Timah Hill and the coastal mangroves in Sungei Buloh, to our parks and urban gardens.

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Are you a landscaper looking for species to plant? This space is perfect for you to pick through a variety of shapes, forms and colours.

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