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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by SeanP » Tue Oct 29, 2013 6:41 pm

Well done Forestgump! I thought I everyone had given up!!! :clap:

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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by forestgump » Tue Oct 29, 2013 8:35 pm

Next question.

A tasty morsel for the San grows close to the roots of this tree. Fungi question ?
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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by forestgump » Fri Nov 01, 2013 1:42 pm

Clue :There is something unique about this tree's pods too
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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by Philip1 » Fri Nov 01, 2013 3:28 pm

:wall: :doh: :wall:
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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by onewithnature » Sat Nov 02, 2013 2:27 am

FG, to narrow it down, are you perhaps talking about the Bushmen's Bread mushroom?
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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by forestgump » Sun Nov 03, 2013 5:41 pm

OWN to narrow it down ...no :lol:

The tree has upright pods :whistle: ...given it away..
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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by onewithnature » Sun Nov 03, 2013 11:12 pm

:lol: :slap:
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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by Philip1 » Mon Nov 04, 2013 3:17 pm

Candle-pod acacia?
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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by forestgump » Mon Nov 04, 2013 3:35 pm

must be a KTP visitor !
well done Philip1 :thumbs_up:

There are truffles that grow close to the roots that are enjoyed by those in the know, the San.
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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by Philip1 » Mon Nov 04, 2013 6:55 pm

forestgump wrote:The tree has upright pods :whistle: ...given it away..


:thumbs_up: For sure Forestgump. :D
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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by SeanP » Tue Nov 05, 2013 7:47 am

Well done Philip... I was stumped! LOL

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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by Philip1 » Tue Nov 05, 2013 9:55 am

:) What tree is known as the "Choje tree", and how many species do you get?
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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by forestgump » Tue Nov 05, 2013 10:08 am

Aloe dichotoma. Know of 3 other Aloe species that are similar, but many Aloe species in South Africa.
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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by Phokojwe » Tue Nov 05, 2013 10:47 am

I agree with forestgump (Aloe dichotoma).

If i have my facts correct :hmz: there are 8 species of Aloe in South Africa, but not sure if they can all be called by the local name (Choje Tree)
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Re: Tree and plant quizz (RV)

Unread post by SeanP » Tue Nov 05, 2013 11:22 am

Quiver tree (Aloe dichotoma) and 3 species of quiver tree in total.


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