Evolution Garden - Singapore or JB
Evolution Garden is geographically located at latitude 1° 19' 1" North of the Equator and longitude 103° 48' 55" East of the Prime Meridian on the Map of Singapore. The Evolution Garden at Singapore Botanic Garden is a 1.5-hectare area that provides a time journey through the plant kingdom from 4,400 millions years ago till today. It demonstrates past changes, from the fiery planet of antiquity to the time when life was only in the oceans, to the age of ferns, cycads and dinosaurs and to the modern world of beautiful flowering plants. How do plants evolve and adapt over time? On the entrance of the Evolution Garden, you will encounter columns of stones which are petrified tree trunks (fossilised) remains of real ancient tree. The petrified tree trunks have been completely altered and the organic matter has been replaced by Silica. Some of these fossilised tree trunks are be more than 3 metres long and 1 metre in diameter as the Fossil woods weigh a few tonnes. The Evolution Garden has the following themes: Tree of Stone; Lifeless Earth; Beginning of Life; Invasion of the Land; Great Coal Swamp; Rise of the Ferns; Age of Cycads; First Flowers; Flowering of the World; Pine Savanna and Rain Forest. Early morning would be the best time to walk Evolution Garden. Give yourself about an hour or two to walk the trail while reading its commentary. It is by Cluny Park Road, near Botanic Garden Footpath, near Cluny Hill, near Tyersall Road, near Cluny Park. The following locations related to it are represented by the path the bullet takes from the muzzle of the gun to the target and may not be nearest by road.
Copthorne Orchid is about 1km, YMCA Metropolitan is about 1.2km, RELC Building International Hotel is about 1.3km, Relc International is about 1.3km, Shangri-la is about 1.4km. These are places to stay (hotel, service apartment, inn) located near Evolution Garden.
Cluny Court is about 0.6km, Serene Centre is about 0.6km, Coronation Plaza is about 1km, Friven Store at Tanglin is about 1.5km, Tanglin Mall is about 1.6km. These are places to shop (shopping mall, shop houses) located near Evolution Garden.
Visitor Centre is about 3km, Amway Singapore is about 3.5km, Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall is about 3.7km, Land Transport Gallery is about 3.8km, Jelutong Tower is about 3.9km. These are places of interest (attraction) located near Evolution Garden.
NUS Faculty of Law is about 0.4km, Singapore Management University is about 0.4km, Nanyang Pri Campus 2 is about 0.7km, St Margaret's Secondary School is about 0.7km, Nanyang Pri Campus 1 is about 1.1km. These are places of learning (school, college, university) located near Evolution Garden.
Evolution Garden is about 0km, Rain Forest, Botanic Gardens is about 0.3km, National Orchid Garden is about 0.4km, Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage is about 0.4km, Small Coconut Plantation is about 0.5km. These are parks, playgrounds, open fields or commons located near Evolution Garden.