Monthly Archives: December 2017

Happy Christmas

The Hermanus Botanical Society wishes all its members and supporters a very happy and blessed Christmas.  May 2018 bring lots of rain and wonderful new discoveries!

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Acrolophia ustulata revisited

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Having been intrigued by the different colours displayed in a group of six Acrolophia ustulata, found in Fernkloof, we revisited there this morning to try to get better photographs.  At first we found 4 separate plants…

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Hunting Orchids Again

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A walk in Fernkloof this morning produced a couple of good things. The first was meeting up with two young lads from Cape Town, Odin and Juno (godly names, indeed!) who were also out looking for…

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Pringle Bay Burn

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The burnt area near Pringle Bay is awash with the most wonderful array of colourful flowers.  We went to see if we could find the rare Disa sabulosa, but were unsuccessful. We did, however, see a…

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Kleinmond coastal Walk

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The warm breezy weather this morning made for easy walking along the Kleinmond coastal path. It is falling into disrepair in places, so we were glad to see signs of upgrading.  The sea looked inviting near…

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