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WillieV Namaqualand Wild Flowers September 2012

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WillieV Namaqualand Wild Flowers September 2012

Unread post by WillieV » Tue Sep 04, 2012 3:16 pm

Here are just a few photos of the flowers we saw on our recent 6 day trip to Namaqualand.

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Re: Namaqualand Wild Flowers 2012

Unread post by WillieV » Tue Sep 04, 2012 3:51 pm

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Kgalagadi May 2014 with Lion vs Leopard

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Re: Namaqualand Wild Flowers 2012

Unread post by WillieV » Wed Sep 05, 2012 6:24 pm

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KGALAGADI MAY 2017 What a great time we had !

Kgalagadi May 2014 with Lion vs Leopard

Award: Sighting of the year - Predator (2014)

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Re: Namaqualand Wild Flowers 2012

Unread post by WillieV » Wed Sep 05, 2012 6:26 pm

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KGALAGADI MAY 2017 What a great time we had !

Kgalagadi May 2014 with Lion vs Leopard

Award: Sighting of the year - Predator (2014)

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Re: Namaqualand Wild Flowers 2012

Unread post by WillieV » Wed Sep 05, 2012 6:27 pm

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KGALAGADI MAY 2017 What a great time we had !

Kgalagadi May 2014 with Lion vs Leopard

Award: Sighting of the year - Predator (2014)

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Re: Namaqualand Wild Flowers 2012

Unread post by WillieV » Wed Sep 05, 2012 6:28 pm

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KGALAGADI MAY 2017 What a great time we had !

Kgalagadi May 2014 with Lion vs Leopard

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Re: Namaqualand Wild Flowers 2012

Unread post by WillieV » Wed Sep 05, 2012 6:30 pm

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Kgalagadi May 2014 with Lion vs Leopard

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Re: Namaqualand Wild Flowers 2012

Unread post by WillieV » Wed Sep 05, 2012 6:32 pm

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KGALAGADI MAY 2017 What a great time we had !

Kgalagadi May 2014 with Lion vs Leopard

Award: Sighting of the year - Predator (2014)

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Re: Namaqualand Wild Flowers 2012

Unread post by WillieV » Wed Sep 05, 2012 6:34 pm

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KGALAGADI MAY 2017 What a great time we had !

Kgalagadi May 2014 with Lion vs Leopard

Award: Sighting of the year - Predator (2014)

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Re: Namaqualand Wild Flowers 2012

Unread post by WillieV » Wed Sep 05, 2012 6:40 pm

lion qeen as you can see on the last two photos it is Bokhorinkies in Afrikaans. Direct translated Goat horns.
Diascia namaquensis.
KGALAGADI MAY 2017 What a great time we had !

Kgalagadi May 2014 with Lion vs Leopard

Award: Sighting of the year - Predator (2014)

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Re: Namaqualand Wild Flowers 2012

Unread post by WillieV » Wed Sep 05, 2012 6:46 pm

The previous photos was just outside the gate.
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Kgalagadi May 2014 with Lion vs Leopard

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Re: Namaqualand Wild Flowers 2012

Unread post by WillieV » Wed Sep 05, 2012 6:52 pm

lion queen the "yellow vygie" is the Varkies knol. Direct translated Pigs bulp. CONICOSIA ELONGATA.
KGALAGADI MAY 2017 What a great time we had !

Kgalagadi May 2014 with Lion vs Leopard

Award: Sighting of the year - Predator (2014)

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Award: Sighting of the Year - Small creatures and/or Insects - Butterfly Award (2016)
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Re: Namaqualand Wild Flowers 2012

Unread post by WillieV » Wed Sep 05, 2012 6:55 pm

O we have a new page.
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KGALAGADI MAY 2017 What a great time we had !

Kgalagadi May 2014 with Lion vs Leopard

Award: Sighting of the year - Predator (2014)

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Re: Namaqualand Wild Flowers 2012

Unread post by WillieV » Wed Sep 05, 2012 7:01 pm

A close-up of the previous flowers.
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KGALAGADI MAY 2017 What a great time we had !

Kgalagadi May 2014 with Lion vs Leopard

Award: Sighting of the year - Predator (2014)

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WillieV
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Award: Sighting of the Year - Small creatures and/or Insects - Butterfly Award (2016)
Award: Sighting of the year - Non Predator (2015)
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Location: Western Cape

Re: Namaqualand Wild Flowers 2012

Unread post by WillieV » Wed Sep 05, 2012 7:28 pm

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Kgalagadi May 2014 with Lion vs Leopard

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