Tan Tock Seng 178th Founders Day Orchid Display

  • Nicholas Chua
  • July 21, 2022
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In collaboration with Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH) for their 178th Founder’s Day, a display was set up incorporating orchids integral to Singapore’s orchid scene, including orchids named after members of the Tan family.

The display will feature their namesake orchid, Dendrobium Tan Tock Seng Hospital; Papilionanda Tan Chay Yan (named for the grandson of Tan Tock Seng), and Papilionanda Tan Hoon Siang (named for the great grandson of Tan Tock Seng). 

Head over to the TTSH foyer at level 1 from now till 27th July 2022, 9am to 6pm, to admire the lovely orchids on display and read about their relevance to Singapore’s orchid scene.


Did You Know?


The Fellowship of OSSEA is the most prestigious award bestowed by the Orchid Society of South East Asia. It is presented to individuals who have made important and visible contributions in the field of Orchidology.

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