Archive | February, 2014

WANTED: Wild Garlic

Hello, I live in Durban KZN and i am looking for the Wild Garlic Plant. Does anyone know where I can get it? Reena

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Giant Redwoods!

Last year my wife and I visited the Redwood National and State Parks along the Redwood Highway. There is a patchwork of these parks and we drove through all of them but focussed on the national park and Prairie Creek. We stayed in our little cabin in Trinidad, a tiny coastal town right near the […]

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Naming Invasive Alien Plants in Zulu

A working group on invasive alien plants (IAPs) programmes in KwaZulu-Natal are running a pilot study for naming invasive alien plants in isiZulu. This group of people includes environmentalists who come from different parts of KwaZulu-Natal and speak isiZulu in different dialects. Inappropriate naming of IAPs creates communication barrier in involving the public when combating invasive […]

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Iboza, the Wonder Plant

The team at the Woza eNanda Walking Trail are busy doing a clean-up of the area, with a focus on clearing alien plants. To this end their resident horticulturalist, Lindelani Zuke, has written a blog post on some of the indigenous plants found in Inanda, asking for feedback from the community regarding what the different plants are […]

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WANTED: Industrial Hemp Seed

Hi! I am looking for industrial hemp seed. If there is anywhere or anyone that might know or sell it please let me know. I am in the Eastern Cape and you can email me at Thanking you, Sian

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