Cameron & Rhoda McMaster's

Landscape, Habitat and Flora Galleries

Plants seen on a typical tour in early February
Tordoon, Hogsback, 3rd February 2008.

Tordoon

Tordoon - is an elevated plateau at the base of Gaika's Kop near the mountain resort of Hogsback in the Eastern Cape. It has been preserved by the residents of Hogsback as a national heritage site and is rich in wild flowers including many orchids. The Watsonias and Dieramas (hairbells) are spectacular.

Plants

Berkheya rhapontica

Crassula vaginatus

Chronia krebsii

Disperis wealii

Erica brownleeae     shrub

Eucomis autumnalis

Geranium baurianum

Gladiolus ecklonis

Helichrysum foetidum

Helichrysum pallidum

Impatiens hochstetteri

Isoglossa woodii

Kniphofia parviflora     plant

Prismatocaropus campanuloides

Satyrium neglectum     flower close-up

Satyrium parviflora

Watsonia sp.

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LANDSCAPE, HABITAT AND FLORA GALLERIES