Large Leafed False Thorn

Grootblaarvalsdoring – Albizia versicolour

  • Preference for sandy soils, moisture loving species
  • Powder puff blooms go from white to yellow when spent
  • Timber reveals that of wild teak
  • Tree is reputed to be poisonous and although it is fed upon by elephants and kudu, the pods in particular cause convulsions and even death in cattle
  • Pods develop only on the side facing the sun (deep red in colour)
Reptiles

Reptiles

Agama Boomslang (Tree Snake) Tree Agama Egyptian Cobra Flap-necked Chameleon Nile Crocodile Common...

Mammals

Mammals

Aardvark (Antbear) Chacma Baboon Lesser Bushbaby Thick-tailed Bushbaby Dassie (Hyrax) Caracal...

Grasses

Grasses

Croceras macrum Andropogon gayanus Andropogon chinensis Aristida adscensionis Aristida cangesta...

White Seringa

White Seringa

Witsering - Kirkia acuminata Wood is prized for crafting bowls, spoons and items of furniture...

White Resin Tree

White Resin Tree

Witharpuisboom - Ozoroa engleri Distinctive, drooping branches and leaves Contains a considerable...

Weeping Wattle

Weeping Wattle

Huilbbom - Peltophorum africanum Leaves are good as toilet paper Spittle beetle (frog hopper)...

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