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Bunga-bunga taman Malaysia
(Garden flowers of Malaysia)



Decorative Purple Bromelia,
Location: Bukit Tinggi Botanical Gardens

Photo: CS Ooi, Date: 18 February 2002
Camera: Pocket DV, Resolution: 480x640


Nama (Malay Name) Bunga Nanas Hiasan ungu
Keluarga (Family) BROMELIACEAE
Nama Saintifik (Scientific Name) ? Decorative Bromelia
Saiz Biasa (Size) 30 cm
Nama Lain (Other Names) Decorative Purple Bromelia
Jurufoto (Photographer) CS Ooi
Lokasi (Location) Bukit Tinggi Botanical Gardens


Nota Ringkas (Short Notes)


Sejenis pokok herba hiasan keluarga nanas yang berasal dari Tropika Amerika. Sekarang ditanam di taman bunga. Sebelum pokok ini berbunga, bahagian tengahnya seperti cawan dan air hujan bertakung disana.Ini adalah cara pokok itu menyampan air.

This is a herbacious decortive plant of the pineapple family that has been introduced from Tropical America. Today they are planted in flower gardens. Before the plants flowers, the center of the plant forms a vase-like structure that stores rain water. This is the way the plant collects and store its supply of water.


Rujukan (References)

      Buku (Books)

1.       Bunga-bungaan Malaysia; Ismail Saidin; (1977); Dewan Bahasa & Pustaka;
            Malaysia. - mukasurat (page) 48


Pertanyaan (Inquiries)
Ooi Chooi Seng P.P.N.,
259 Jalan 17/8,
46400 Petaling Jaya