Gordo's spring flowers
All photos Copyright © 1998-2003 Gordon Richardson gordonr@iafrica.com


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Leucospermum bush with Devil's Peak - Oct/Nov '03

leucospermum bush with Devil's Peak


Table Mountain and flowers from Rhodes Estate - Nov '02

Table Mountain and flowers from Rhodes Estate


Spring flowers and pine trees in front of Devil's Peak - Nov '01

Spring flowers and pine trees in front of Devil's Peak


Zandvlei Nature Reserve and Muizenberg Mountain - Oct '01
This unusual flower Satyrium carneum is a root parasite

flowers at Zandvlei with Muizenberg Mountain


Spring flowers at top of Ou Kaapse Weg in Silvermine Reserve - Oct '01
This area had been badly burned 18 months previously

spring flowers at top of Ou Kaapse Weg Leucospermum flowers in Silvermine Reserve


Early Spring flowers in Silvermine Nature Reserve - Aug '01
This area had been badly burned 18 months previously

early Spring flowers in Silvermine Nature Reserve


Spring flowers and Muizenberg Peak - Oct '00

spring flowers and Muizenberg Peak with cirrus


Spring flowers and Silvermine Peak - Oct '00

spring flowers and Silvermine Peak


Flower with flat leaves - Oct '00

flower with flat leaves


Backlit Watsonias - Oct '00
See below for wider context

backlit Watsonias closeup backlit Watsonias and sky


Spring daisies near Muizenberg - Aug '00

spring daisies near Muizenberg


Field of Watsonias alongside Racecourse - Sep '00
This field was burned in a spectacular fire in Feb '00

field of Watsonias alongside Racecourse


Field of spring flowers - September '99

field of spring flowers


Yellow flowers in Cecilia Forest - December '98

yellow flowers in Cecilia Forest


King Protea (Cynaroides) - Spring '88

King Protea (Cynaroides)


Field of white daisies near Kommetjie - September '93

field of white daisies near Kommetjie


Silvermine Nature Reserve - Summer '96

leucospermum conocarpodendron in Silvermine Nature Reserverve pink ericas


West Cape Coast - early-Spring '96

spring flowers on the West Cape Coast


Hermanus - Spring '96

white and yellow daisies


Harold Porter Botanical Garden (Betty's Bay) - Spring '96

close up of Mimetes flower-head bright orange vygie succulents


Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve - Spring '96

red buds sprouting from soil (sp?)

Kirstenbosch - mid-Spring '96

Kirstenbosch spring flowers purple vygies


Yellow daisies in West Coast National Park - early September '97

yellow daisies in West Coast National Park

Mixed wildflowers in field - September '97

mixed wildflowers in field


Orange yellow daisies on sandy soil - late September '97

orange_yellow daisies on sandy soil


Everlasting flowers in Silvermine Nature Reserve - October '97

everlasting flowers in Silvermine



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06 Jan 2004 updated
05 Mar 1998 created