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iSpot

Hi Spriglets,

Not sure if you know about it but thought your readers might enjoy iSPOT. I spent last week at the fynbos forum so am bursting with great new info that I can send through

Cheers,
Nadia

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environment indigenous

I wonder if Table Mountain…

will get chosen? 😉 Are you having withdrawals after voting in the SA Blog Awards? 🙂 Here is something else you might vote for…

Tourism Minister, Marthinus van Schalkwyk, has urged South Africans to vote in the final round of the New 7 Wonders of Nature contest to ensure that Table Mountain makes it onto the final list of the seven natural wonders of the world.

Table Mountain is on a shortlist of 28 natural sites from around the globe competing to be named one of the official New7Wonders of Nature. The final seven wonders will be determined entirely by

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flowers indigenous

Fynbos at Kirstenbosch

A random selection of Fynbos (Cape Floral Kingdom) from the beautiful Kirstenbosch National Gardens in Cape Town.

Fynbos with mountain
1. Fynbos with mountain
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flowers indigenous

Fynbos flowers, unusual colours

This fynbos plant has remarkable colouring.  The leaves are a blue-grey and its flowers go from a purple to a lovely brown.  Again, I forgot to keep the name of it so if anyone recognises it please let me know.  Although it looks like it wouldn’t do so well in Durbs, it is thriving in my garden.

Fynbos flowers, unusual colours
Fynbos flowers, unusual colours