House plants have proven popular during the pandemic. Photo: Shutterstock
House plants have proven popular during the pandemic. Photo: Shutterstock
Wee Kek Koon
Opinion

Opinion

Reflections by Wee Kek Koon

Plants are not just for the pandemic, the Chinese have admired them for millennia

  • The proliferation of house plants during the pandemic has been one of its happier consequences
  • The oldest collection of Chinese poetry, the Shijing, contains an abundance of plant life

House plants have proven popular during the pandemic. Photo: Shutterstock
House plants have proven popular during the pandemic. Photo: Shutterstock
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