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

Blue Guarri

Euclea crispa Blue Guarri/Bloughwarrie Tswana: Motlhaletsogane, Seretlwane (SA National Tree number 594)

2009-07-03

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

Velvet Brandybush

Grewia flavaWild or Velvet Raisin, Brandybush, Velvetbrandybush/Wilderosyntjie, FluweelrosynjtieTswana: Motlwa, Moretlhwa(SA National Tree number 459.1)

2009-05-31

Wild Olive

Olea Europaea subsp. africana Wild Olive / Olienhout,Swartolienhout,Olyfboom   Tswana: Motlhware  (SA National Tree number 617) 

2009-02-28

Tree of the Month

Wild Medlar

Tree of the Month

Common Wild Pear

Tree of the Month

Scented Thorn

Tree of the Month

Sagewood

Tree of the Month

Buffalo Thorn

Tree of the Month

Mountain Cabbage Tree

Tree of the Month

River Bushwillow