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(CANCELLED) Butterfly Walk at Singapore Botanic Gardens


Date : 16 Feb 2020
Time : 9am - 11.30am
Location : Meet at 9am at the Visitor Centre (Nassim Gate) in front of the Garden Shop.

Update: Due to the the Wuhan virus situation, please note that the activity has been cancelled.


Members and their Friends Only

Inscribed as the first and only Tropical Botanic Garden on UNESCO's World Heritage list, the Singapore Botanic Gardens is home to a rich variety of tropical trees, shrubs and vines.  We shall explore primarily the Herb Garden and also the edge of the Evolution Garden to look for a variety of butterfly species. Past visits have yielded sightings of the Rustic, oft thought as a forest species.  But with the presence of its host plant in the garden, the Rustic is fairly easily seen here.  Other butterflies usually encountered on good sunny days include Leopard, Plain Tiger, Cycad Blue, Common Palmfly, Painted Jezebel, Ciliate Blue, Chocolate Pansy, Common Mormon.  Less common sightings are Common Rose, Common Birdwing, Tailed Jay, Hoary Palmer.

Meeting Time & Location
Meet at 9am at the Visitor Centre (Nassim Gate) in front of the Garden Shop.

Things to Bring
Bring hat and water. 

Enquiries
For queries, pls contact Amy Tsang (HP 98175549).  

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