Spotted in a garden. Flowers bright, glossy yellow. Leaves similar shape as nasturtiums, finely toothed on the margin. Plant acquired at indigenous nursery.
Succulent fernlike plant
White clusterlike flowers
Common: Snowball TreeScientific: Viburnum opulus 'Sterile'Notes: Sterile - these plants do not produce berries
Common: African HoopoeScientific: Upupa africanaNotes: South African Bird Atlas 2
Common: "tweeblaarkanniedood"Scientific: Welwitschia mirabilisNotes: http://www.plantzafrica.com/plantwxyz/welwitschia.htm
Kind of parrot spotted in the Kruger Narional Park.
Common: Brown-headed ParrotScientific: Poicephalus cryptoxanthus
Little black harvester ants feeling romantic
Lovely heart-shaped ant colony! Thank you for sharing Hetta! :-)
Dark blue-green feathers; Long, bright red bill. White spots on feathers. Makes a distinctive cackling chorus.
Large bird with speckled feathers. Legs and feet dull yellow. Distinctive yellow eyes. Black bill with yellow base.
Wondering what bird could have built this lovely nest?
Common: Little Swift, KleinwindswaelScientific: Apus affinisNotes: Tarboton, W. (2011) Roberts Nests & Eggs of southern African birds.
Common: Garden Fruit ChaferScientific: Pachnoda sinuata
Pink longstemmed flowers
Common: Forest SandlilyScientific: Veltheimia bracteataNotes: Pienaar, K., Smith, G.F. (2011) The Southern African What Flower is That? Struik Lifestyle
Aloe -like plant
Common: Aloe tenuiorScientific: Aloe tenuiorNotes: Smith, Gideon (2012-05-25). Aloes in Southern Africa. Random House Struik. Kindle Edition.
cerise coloured flowers
Fascinating flowers photographed in Kirstenbosch.
Beautiful purple star-shaped flower
Common: Giant Carrion Flower, Reuse-AasblomScientific: Stapelia giganteaNotes: Kevin Gill. Wild Flowers of the Magaliesberg
Black and white raptor spotted on Chobe river in Botswana
Common: African Fish EagleScientific: Haliaeetus vociferNotes: Roberts Birds App
Fascinating baobab in Botswana.
Lily like plant. Flowers are quite hard.
Common: Scientific: Aechmea gamosepalaNotes: Brazilian plant, family Bromeliaceae
Common: Lachenalia cultivarScientific: Lachenalia cultivarNotes: Pienaar, K. Smith, G.F. (2011) The South African What Flower is That?
I would like to know the name of this beautiful tree covered with exotic flowers
Common: Orchid Tree / Orgideeboom (Afrikaans)Scientific: Bauhinia variegataNotes: Pienaar, K. Smith, G.F. (2011) The South African What Flower is That?
This nest of a sunbird was spotted on a patio Such a beautiful bird with such an untidy nest!
This owl was spotted during daylight sitting underneath a tree.
Common: Spotted Eagle-Owl, Other name: Gevlekte OoruilScientific: Bubo africanusNotes: Roberts Birds App
This beautiful moth sat on the ceiling for almost two days, and then it was gone. Does anybody know what kind of moth it is?
Common: Scientific: Cyligramma latonaNotes: The genus name above is spelt incorrectly.
Common: Cream-striped Owl MothScientific: Cyligramma latonaNotes: Field Guide to Insects of South Africa
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