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Unread postby Foxy » Tue Jan 15, 2008 9:38 pm

Better late than never - isn't the flower a Goats Foot / Ipomoea brasiliensis - wild guess .............

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A sprawling creeper, long runners bear pairs of bilobed leaves (resembling a goat's cloven hoof). Flowers trumpet-shaped, bright purple.

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Unread postby p@m » Tue Jan 15, 2008 10:06 pm

Somewhere near Timbavati ?

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Unread postby Chris H » Wed Jan 16, 2008 2:20 pm

It can be found on the S50 south of Shingwedzi where the river road turns away from the Shingwedzi river, but before you cross the Dzombo stream.

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Unread postby Richprins » Wed Jan 16, 2008 9:57 pm

Hello Chris!

Agree with you, it's called Dipene, where the Mozambique natives were recruited by WENELA, the organisation tasked with recruiting mineworkers in the very old days!

They had to have their feet "sterilised" against foot and mouth disease in the dipping bath, hence the name.

I don't think it had much scientific merit, though! :shock:

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Unread postby Sonbesie » Thu Jan 17, 2008 2:37 pm

Wow, at last! :shock:

Chris & RP :clap: :clap: :clap:

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Unread postby Liam » Fri Jan 18, 2008 8:24 am

S3 Sabie River Road?
KNP December 2009 (hopefully).

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Unread postby Sonbesie » Fri Jan 18, 2008 8:53 pm

Where in Kruger will you find a sign-post that:
- indicates a dirt road to a View point
- when driving East, the arrow on the sign-post will, in error, indicate the road to the left 8)
- when driving West, the arrow will be correct
:roll: :roll:

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Unread postby Freda » Fri Jan 18, 2008 9:23 pm

Is this the one :?
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Unread postby Richprins » Fri Jan 18, 2008 10:22 pm

No!

The road doesn't have a number, as far as I know! :twisted:

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Unread postby ndloti » Sat Jan 19, 2008 11:11 am

Nwaswitshaka road
KNP is sacred. I am opposed to the modernisation of Kruger and from the depths of my soul long for the Kruger of yesteryear! 1000+km on foot in KNP incl 56 wild trails.200+ nights in the wildernessndloti-indigenous name for serval.

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Unread postby Richprins » Sat Jan 19, 2008 7:19 pm

Actually, depending on how you interpret maps, it may indeed have a number! :redface:

Closer, ndloti!

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Unread postby Pumbaa » Sat Jan 19, 2008 8:59 pm

Presently I cannot find the Nwaswitshaka road on my map :huh:

Can it be the Nwaswitsontso loop (S86)?

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Unread postby Scorpion » Sun Jan 20, 2008 2:51 pm

Maybe the Salitje road :?:

:yaya: Otherwise one more clue??
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Unread postby Sonbesie » Sun Jan 20, 2008 8:03 pm

:dance: :dance:
and
:clap: :clap:
to Freda!!!!
That's the one!!!!!

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Unread postby ndloti » Mon Jan 21, 2008 9:05 am

Closer , you say ?
I think the link road off H1-1 to Vervoer dam .
KNP is sacred. I am opposed to the modernisation of Kruger and from the depths of my soul long for the Kruger of yesteryear! 1000+km on foot in KNP incl 56 wild trails.200+ nights in the wildernessndloti-indigenous name for serval.


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