Monday, 21 March 2016 16:01


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June's Wild Flower of the month is the Artemisia afra, commonly known as Wormwood or Wilde-als.

Friday, 21 December 2012 15:50

Bird's Brandy

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May's Wild Flower of the month is Lantana rugosa, commonly known as Bird's Brandy.

Monday, 21 March 2016 15:23

Pineapple flower

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April’s Wild flower of the Month is Eucomis autumnalis, commonly known as the Pineapple flower/Wildepynappel.

Monday, 28 February 2011 04:42

Wild Daisies

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 February's Wild Flower of the Month is Callilepis leptophylla, commonly known as Wild Daisy or Bergbitterbossie.

Monday, 21 March 2016 15:15

Frithia pulchra

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The Flower of the Month for March 2010 is the Frithia pulchra, common name Fairy Elephant's Foot/Olifantsvoet.

Tuesday, 08 January 2013 00:00

Asclepia fruiticosa

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Asclepia fruiticosa is often seen along the edge areas of roadsides -  look for it the next time you travel along the roads in the Magaliesberg areas. It is also found growing among other weeds in previously cultivated fields that are not being used anymore.

Monday, 21 March 2016 15:05


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The most common species is Gerbera jamesonii or Barberton Daisy, which became well known as the logo of the Northern Transvaal Rugby Union.