Sun Bird feeding from our Big Aloe in June
Newsy Letter from Calitzdorp, South Africa for Succulent
Plant Enthusiasts Everywhere
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Calitzdorp South Africa
we Build a
Convention Field Trip
Kong Flower Market
Hong Kong Flower Market - Revisited
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for 26 October
A lovely Sunday morning walk in the Veld - pictures
our new (well not so new but beautiful car)
The Veld Last
had a great trip to South Africa and Namibia in 2011
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In the Kalahari
14th annual Hemenway Open Gardens and Plant Sale was Fantastic!
Thanks to everyone who came
plant variability among cacti in Argentina
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at the Prickly Palace in 2008
our Wonderful new
A combination of the
and the Old World in one
Spectacular Planting of
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Adventures in South Africa
As long as we have been growing, collecting and selling
succulent plants, we have longed to witness first hand the
habitat where they originate.
more than a year we have planned our adventure and we intend
to see as much as we can in the three short weeks we've
begin in the south in Cape Town and after visiting the fabulous
gardens and parks in that area, move north into Namaqualand.
We will see the exotic plants that grow wild in this beautiful
country both in the formal National Botanic Garden system
of SA as well as in the countryside.
spring in South Africa, so we look forward to seeing the
fabulous display of colorul bulbs and annuals that cover
the landscape throughout the western part of the country
at this time of year.
join us in this pictoral account of our exciting plant safari.
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