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Plants for Condo

Post by Guest123 » Wed, 04 May 2005 8:42 am

Hi

Where is the best place to buy plants for the condo. My Condo needs a bit more green. Like to buy maybe a bannanatree or hibisucs, something local.

Any suggestions where to go?
Has Singapore a flower market?

Thanks

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Post by dolby » Wed, 04 May 2005 11:00 am

You could try Ikea on Alexandra Road - that has a selection of greenery - it's a more western (Swedish) style of course.
~Dan

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Post by beenhere10years » Wed, 04 May 2005 12:15 pm

I have a lot of luck at Upper Thompson Rd: Goodwood, Ji Mei and Far East. Make sure you ask the staff about bring the plants inside -- doesn't usually work out too well.

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Post by dot dot dot » Wed, 04 May 2005 2:28 pm

Upper thomson road is a good one indeed. Another option is at bedok south avenue 1, there are a few garden centers there. They do good consulting (what to buy or not, how to maintain etc), they have a good range of choice, but they are more expensive than the one on Upper Thomson Road.

One tip from experience: look at the possibility of putting them in hydroculture instead of clay / soil. Keeps away the insects inside the pots and is easier to maintain.

Eric

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Post by upper thompson » Wed, 04 May 2005 4:14 pm

I agree with Upper Thompson for plants. Not with the fact that you can't keep them inside. I have at least 8 large indoor plants and one tree and they are all thriving. I just water and fertilize as the nursery instructed me when I purchased them.

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Post by yoongf » Thu, 05 May 2005 10:14 am

I recently discovered this place, which really offers value for money as they are wholesalers.

http://www.huahng.com.sg/

However, really need own transport cos it's in an isolated place, in the Yishun area. I would recommend this place if u're buying by the truckload.

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Post by onexim » Thu, 05 May 2005 10:48 am

Many Many thanks for all the feedback. Will check out all the places, let you know. Regards Adrian

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