Collecting localities


Biographical data

Photo gallery


Ngadiman bin Ha(d)ji Ismail


(Source: Flora Malesiana ser. 1, 1: Cyclopaedia of collectors)

(Source: Flora Malesiana ser. 1, 8: Cyclopaedia of collectors, Supplement II)


Died: Sept. 1958.



A plant collector employed in the Botanic Gardens, Singapore, from 1924-38 (cf. Burkill in Gard. Bull. Str. Settlem. 4, 1927, nos 4-5); in 1938 appointed to take charge of the botanical reserves.

Eugenia ngadimaniana Henderson was named after him.


Collecting localities:

1924-38. Malay Peninsula. He accompanied senior officers of the Gardens’ Department on numerous expeditions; with Foxworthy in Kelantan (Jan.-Apr. 1924); at Lubok Paku in Pahang (end of 1924); Johore, near the new Mersing Road (Oct. 1936); Singapore Isl.: Bukit Timah Reserve.



Herb. Sing. [SING]. He occasionally contributed to the C.F. (see sub Conservator of Forests) series, Kuala Lump. [KEP] too.


biographical data:

Gard. Bull. Sing. 17, 1959, p. 337-338, portr.


photo gallery:

H.M. Burkill, Gard. Bull. Sing. 17 (1959) 337, 338