Gardens by the Bay: Flower Dome

The Flower Dome is part of the Gardens by the Bay, Singapore. As the name suggests, the whole garden is enclosed in a beautiful glass house and the temperature inside is kept cool with air conditioning (see the following two photos).

Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

It is a world of perpetual spring, and features plants from the Mediterranean and semi-arid subtropical regions.

Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

The following photo features the gigantic and magnificent Agave guiengola, which is commonly known as Maguey Plateado in Mexico.

Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

The Flower Dome is one of the icons of Bay South Garden, with its beautiful design. It replicates the cool-dry climate of Mediterranean regions like South Africa, California and parts of Spain and Italy.

Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

The Flower Dome houses a wonderful collection of desert plants from all over the world, showcasing the special adaptations of plants to dry and harsh environments, such as the blooming cactus flower in the following photo.

Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

Meanwhile, in the colourful Flower Field, changing displays reflect different seasons, festivals and themes.

Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

One can lose track of time engrossed in taking photos of the lush and brilliant blooms, as I did.

Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

Tulipmania @ Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

To find out more about the Flower Dome and the Gardens by the Bay, visit the official website.

Related articles:
– Gardens by the Bay: Tulipmania
Gardens by the Bay: Cloud Forest

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