Hartebeestfontein Conservancy is proud to offer articles about trees, flowers, birds and alien species of the region. 

Sagewood

Buddleja salviifolia Sagewood/Saliehout, Bergsalie Zulu: iLoshane (SA National Tree number 637)

2009-03-25

Wild Gardenia

Rothmania capensis (aka Common Rothmania) Wild Gardenia / Wildekatjiepiering (Aapsekos) Zulu: umPhazane-mkhulu (SA National Tree number 693)

2008-12-07

Bladder-Nut

Diospyros whyteana Bladder-Nut / Swartbas, Bostolbas N.Sotho: Mohlatsane (SA National Tree number 611)

2009-05-26

Mountain Cabbage Tree

Cussonia paniculata Highveld/Mountain Cabbage Tree/Kiepersol Tswana: Motsetse

2009-08-02

River Bushwillow

Combretum erythrophyllum River Bushwillow / Rivier Vaderlandswilg   Tswana: Modubunoka/Modubu   (SA National Tree number 536)  

2008-10-26

Tree of the Month

Buffalo Thorn

Tree of the Month

Wild Medlar

Tree of the Month

Common Wild Pear

Tree of the Month

Scented Thorn

Tree of the Month

Blue Guarri

Tree of the Month

Velvet Brandybush

Tree of the Month

Wild Olive