It was an emotion filled moment for Prince William in Singapore when he attended an Orchid naming ceremony at Singapore's Botanic Gardens – it was an orchid named after his mother Diana, the Princess of Wales.
She had wanted to see the white orchid in the Orchid Garden in 1997 with her own eye.
The orchid that had been specially cultivated and named after her – but, fate willed otherwise.
She died in a car accident in Paris and left for her Heavenly abode with her wishes unfulfilled.
This has been reported in skynews.com of dated the 11th of September 2012.
Therefore, Prince William accompanied by wife Kate, made it his first priority to visit the Orchid Garden after landing in Singapore and attend the naming ceremony.
was dressed for the occasion - she wore a kimono-style pink dress with an orchid pattern by Jenny Packham.
The Singapore Orchid Garden boasts of more than 1,000 species of orchid and 2,000 hybrids in its collection.
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