CUGE Publications

About CUGE Publications
The Centre for Urban Greenery and Ecology publishes the award winning periodical CITYGREEN, CUGE Standards and a range of books. The CUGE Standards is a series of specifications that aims to provide guidelines for application in the landscape and horticulture industry. The books cover topics ranging from plants for water bodies, guide to healthy plants to vertical greening, some of which are jointly published with collaborating research institutions. 

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A Selection of Plants for Waterways and Waterbodies in the Tropics
Authors: Jean W.H. Yong, Tan Puay Yok, Nor Hafiz Hassan, Tan Swee Ngin

Hardcover: 480pp
Dimensions: 21.5 x 15.5 x 3.5 cm
Thread sewn

ISBN: 978-981-08-5086-9
Published: 2010


The greening of waterways and waterbodies contributes to Singapore's vision of becoming a city of gardens and waters. This book describes the various types of plants that are suited for the aquatic environment of waterbodies in the tropics.