Monthly Archives: March 2016

Such gorgeous little lemon balls!

Vic Hamilton-Attwell photographed these tiny citrus-yellow aphids (Olender aphids, or Aphis nerii) on the post fire plants of Aspidoglossum heterophyllum. The plants have been flowering in the burn over the last few weeks. The plants were very small only reaching 8-10 cm … Continue reading

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Hermanus Artist Succeeds Again

Local botanical artist, Margaret de Villiers has once again made headlines with her outstanding entry at the recent Royal Horticultural Show in London, where her panel of endangered local Ericas won a Gold Medal.  This was one of only thirteen … Continue reading

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