Archive for Order: Alistmatales

Scindapsus pictus

Scindapsus pictus Hassk.

Recent Synonyms: None relevant.

Status: Native; Common.

Growth Form or Habit: Climber.

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Central Catchment Nature Reserve; 2010.

More pictures can be found at

(1) Urban Forest website

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Syringodium isoetifolium

Syringodium isoetifolium (Aschers.) Dandy

Recent Synonyms: None relevant.

Status: Native; Critically endangered.

Growth Form or Habit: Herb.

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Cyrene Reef; Intertidal; 2007.

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Cyrene Reef; Intertidal; 2010.

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Halophila spinulosa

Halophila spinulosa (R. Br.) Aschers.

Recent Synonyms: None relevant.

Status: Native; Critically endangered.

Growth Form or Habit: Herb.

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Changi; Intertidal; 2007.

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Changi; Intertidal; 2005.

Other Information:

Common Name: Fern Seagrass.

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Halophila beccarii

Halophila beccarii Aschers.

Recent Synonyms: None relevant.

Status: Native; Critically endangered.

Growth Form or Habit: Herb.

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Pulau Ubin, Chek Jawa; Intertidal; 2000.

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Epipremnum giganteum

Epipremnum giganteum (Roxb.) Schott

Recent Synonyms: None relevant.

Status: Native; Common.

Growth Form or Habit: Epiphyte.

Habit
MacRitchie; Secondary forest; 2010.

Petiole
MacRitchie; Secondary forest; 2010.

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Caladium bicolor

Caladium bicolor (Aiton) Vent

Recent Synonyms: None relevant.

Status: Exotic; Cultivated only.

Growth Form or Habit: Herb.

Leaves
Bidadari Cemetery; 2010.

More pictures can be found at

(1) The Plant Observatory website

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Alocasia longiloba

Alocasia longiloba Miq.

Clerodendrum deflexum Wall.

Recent Synonyms: Alocasia denudata Engl. var. denudata; Alocasia denudata Engl. var. elongata Engl.

Status: Native; Common. Cultivated.

Growth Form or Habit: Herb.

Leaf  
Bukit Batok; Secondary forest; 2010.

Petiole
Bukit Batok; Secondary forest; 2010.

Fruits
Bukit Batok; Secondary forest; 2010.

Seeds. Measurement in inches.

More pictures can be found at

(1) Flora Singapura website

(2) The Plant Observatory website

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