Posts Tagged ‘Fynbos’

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Dongas, Erosion, & Ecosystem Health

Donga is Afrikaans for a gully created by erosion, which is a growing environmental problem in South Africa and around the world.

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Fynbos Flora Close-Up

Explore the diversity found in the details, patterns, colors, and textures of fynbos flora from close-up.

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Tannins in Red Water of the Fynbos

Why is the water red? The water looks like blood or tea, depends on the angle of the light, because of the tannins leached from the fynbos.

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The Cape Floral Kingdom

Tour an entire floral kingdom on foot to explore the world’s hottest hot-spot for biodiversity and endemism.