Plant List

Jasmine Kok's 'Peace Stone' alongside daun sireh in the Taman Sari at Rimbun Dahan. Photo: Kiran Nagesh.

Jasmine Kok’s ‘Peace Stone’ alongside daun sireh (Piper betle) in the Taman Sari at Rimbun Dahan. Photo: Kiran Nagesh.

 

The botanical names, common names and brief descriptions of some of the plants found in the garden at Rimbun Dahan are listed below in alphabetical order by family name.

Many thanks to Lim Chung Lu from FRIM Herbarium who helpfully updated us on plant taxonomy in January 2009.

Please email Angela Hijjas at angela@rimbundahan.org

with questions or comments about the plant lists.

[This website is still in progress. Many plant images forthcoming.]

Taman Sari Plants

Trees

Family Achariaceae (2 species)
Family Alangiaceae (2 species)
Family Anacardiaceae (14 species)
Family Annonaceae (6 species)
Family Apocynaceae (7 species)
Family Arecaceae (31 species)
Family Araucariaceae (1 species)
Family Aristolochiaceae (1 species)
Family Asclepiadaceae (1 species)
Family Bignoniaceae (2 species)
Family Bombacaceae (1 species)
Family Bonnetiaceae (1 species)
Family Boraginaceae (1 species)
Family Burseraceae (2 species)
Family Calophyllaceae (10 species)
Family Centroplacaceae (1 species)
Family Chrysobalanaceae (1 species)
Family Clusiaceae (or Guttiferae) (6 species)
Family Combretaceae (3 species)
Family Coniferae (1 species)
Family Dilleniaceae (5 species)
Family Dipterocarpaceae (96 species)

Genus Anisoptera
Genus Dipterocarpus

Genus Dryobalanops
Genus Hopea
Genus Neobalanocarpus
Genus Parashorea
Genus Shorea
Genus Vatica

Family Ebenaceae (6 species)
Family Elaeocarpaceae (3 species)
Family Euphorbiaceae (6 species)
Family Ericaceae (1 species)
Family Fagaceae (10 species)
Family Gentianaceae (2 species)
Family Gnetaceae (1 species)
Family Hamamelidaceae (2 species)
Family Hypericaceae (3 species)
Family Irvingiaceae (1 species)
Family Lamiaceae (6 species)
Family Lauraceae (7 species)
Family Lecythidaceae (1 species)
Family Leguminosae (19 species)
Family Lythraceae (1 species)
Family Malvaceae (17 species)
Family Melastomataceae (5 species)
Family Meliaceae (10 species)
Family Moraceae (17 species)
Family Myristicaceae (6 species)
Family Myrtaceae (22 species)
Family Olacaceae (2 species)
Family Oxalidaceae (1 species)
Family Phyllanthaceae (11 species)
Family Poaceae (1 species)
Family Podocarpaceae (3 species)
Family Polygalaceae (1 species)
Family Putranjivaceae (1 species)
Family Rhizophoraceae (1 species)
Family Rubiaceae (7 species)
Family Rutaceae (9 species)
Family Salicaceae (1 species)
Family Sapindaceae (10 species)
Family Sapotaceae (3 species)
Family Simaroubaceae (1 species)
Family Styracaceae (1 species)
Family Theaceae (2 species)
Family Thymelaeaceae (5 species)
Family Violaceae (1 species)