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Agnes and her amazing orchid : how Vanda Miss Joaquim became Singapore's national flower
Agnes and her amazing orchid : how Vanda Miss Joaquim became Singapore's national flower
Locke, Linda2018
Books, Manuscripts
In the 1800s, a girl named Agnes Joaquim was passionate about plants. She even learned to grow cool-weather European vegetables in the tropical heat of Singapore. One day, after many trials and difficulty, she created a brand-new orchid. She showed it to an orchid expert named Henry Ridley, who o...
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