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

Velvet Brandybush

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

2009-05-31

Bladder-Nut

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

2009-05-26

Wild Medlar

Vangueria infausta Wild Medlar / Wildemispel Tswana: Mmilo or Mothwanye (SA National Tree number 702)

2009-10-04

Buffalo Thorn

Ziziphus mucronata Buffalo thorn/Buffelsdoring/Blinkblaar-wag-‘n-bietjie Tswana: Mokgalo, Mokalabata (SA National Tree number 447)

2009-01-31

Sagewood

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

2009-03-25

Tree of the Month

Common Wild Pear

Tree of the Month

Wild Olive

Tree of the Month

Blue Guarri

Tree of the Month

Scented Thorn

Tree of the Month

River Bushwillow

Tree of the Month

Wild Gardenia

Tree of the Month

Mountain Cabbage Tree