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Small-flowered Dombeya / Smooth Wild Pear (Dombeya cymose) 🌳 Spot the tiny, excellently camouflaged spider taking refuge in amongst these heavenly scented flowers.  This species of Dombeya is very water-loving and can often be seen along river and stream banks. It is sensitive to frost, but established trees can survive if planted in sheltered position. 💧🌿💧

Small-flowered Dombeya / Smooth Wild Pear (Dombeya cymose) 🌳 Spot the tiny, excellently camouflaged spider taking refuge in amongst these heavenly scented flowers. This species of Dombeya is very water-loving and can often be seen along river and stream banks. It is sensitive to frost, but established trees can survive if planted in sheltered position. 💧🌿💧

Small-flowered Dombeya / Smooth Wild Pear (Dombeya cymose) 🌳 Spot the tiny, excellently camouflaged spider taking refuge in amongst these heavenly scented flowers.

Small-flowered Dombeya / Smooth Wild Pear (Dombeya cymose) 🌳 Spot the tiny, excellently camouflaged spider taking refuge in amongst these heavenly scented flowers.

Candlelabrum Lily / (Nelson's) Slime Lily / Natal Albuca (Albuca nelsonii)

Candlelabrum Lily / (Nelson's) Slime Lily / Natal Albuca (Albuca nelsonii)

Candlelabrum Lily / (Nelson's) Slime Lily / Natal Albuca (Albuca nelsonii)  An uncommon yet most noteworthy species of epigeal bulb, deplorably scarce in the wild, but thankfully gaining popularity in the horticultural trade.  This bulbous perennial has a lovely tuft of arciform, somewhat succulent, vivid green leaves and a belfry of unconventionally shaped, waxy flowers which emit a delightful scent reminiscent of almonds.  💛

Candlelabrum Lily / (Nelson's) Slime Lily / Natal Albuca (Albuca nelsonii) An uncommon yet most noteworthy species of epigeal bulb, deplorably scarce in the wild, but thankfully gaining popularity in the horticultural trade. This bulbous perennial has a lovely tuft of arciform, somewhat succulent, vivid green leaves and a belfry of unconventionally shaped, waxy flowers which emit a delightful scent reminiscent of almonds. 💛

September Bush (Polygala myrtifolia)  A pleasing, small statured evergreen shrub with an innately rounded growth habit, soft green foliage and masses of conspicuously veined, pale violet flowers. 🌿🌺

September Bush (Polygala myrtifolia) A pleasing, small statured evergreen shrub with an innately rounded growth habit, soft green foliage and masses of conspicuously veined, pale violet flowers. 🌿🌺

September Bush (Polygala myrtifolia)  A pleasing, small statured evergreen shrub with an innately rounded growth habit, soft green foliage and masses of conspicuously veined, pale violet flowers. 🌿🌺 It produces flowers from as early as its second year and will bloom continuously throughout the year.

September Bush (Polygala myrtifolia) A pleasing, small statured evergreen shrub with an innately rounded growth habit, soft green foliage and masses of conspicuously veined, pale violet flowers. 🌿🌺 It produces flowers from as early as its second year and will bloom continuously throughout the year.

The quirky Snuff Box tree (Oncoba spinosa)  The flowers are followed by hard, deep reddish-brown capsules that have traditionally been hollowed out and used as snuff boxes.

The quirky Snuff Box tree (Oncoba spinosa) The flowers are followed by hard, deep reddish-brown capsules that have traditionally been hollowed out and used as snuff boxes.

The quirky Snuff Box tree (Oncoba spinosa)  A small to medium sized, deciduous, much-branched tree armed with stout, slender spines, often grown as an ornamental or informal hedge. 🌿The seeds yield an edible oil that is also used to treat various skin complaints.  A slow-growing, drought tolerant species.

The quirky Snuff Box tree (Oncoba spinosa) A small to medium sized, deciduous, much-branched tree armed with stout, slender spines, often grown as an ornamental or informal hedge. 🌿The seeds yield an edible oil that is also used to treat various skin complaints. A slow-growing, drought tolerant species.

The quirky Snuff Box tree (Oncoba spinosa)  A small to medium sized, deciduous, much-branched tree armed with stout, slender spines, often grown as an ornamental or informal hedge. 🌿

The quirky Snuff Box tree (Oncoba spinosa) A small to medium sized, deciduous, much-branched tree armed with stout, slender spines, often grown as an ornamental or informal hedge. 🌿

The quirky Snuff Box tree (Oncoba spinosa)  A small to medium sized, deciduous, much-branched tree armed with stout, slender spines, often grown as an ornamental or informal hedge. 🌿 From September onward, it bears masses of pretty, sweetly scented flowers that have the appearance of a fried egg, hence another one of its common names, the Fried-egg Flower.  🐣

The quirky Snuff Box tree (Oncoba spinosa) A small to medium sized, deciduous, much-branched tree armed with stout, slender spines, often grown as an ornamental or informal hedge. 🌿 From September onward, it bears masses of pretty, sweetly scented flowers that have the appearance of a fried egg, hence another one of its common names, the Fried-egg Flower. 🐣

African Flat Crown (Albizia adianthifolia) flower. 😍

African Flat Crown (Albizia adianthifolia) flower. 😍

Close-up of a African Flat Crown (Albizia adianthifolia) flower. 😍

Close-up of a African Flat Crown (Albizia adianthifolia) flower. 😍

Forest Bride’s Bush (Pavetta lanceolata) 🌳💙

Forest Bride’s Bush (Pavetta lanceolata) 🌳💙

Beautiful, pure-white flowers of the Forest Bride’s Bush (Pavetta lanceolata) 🌳💙 The flowers, which are very sweetly scented and carried in clusters that often cover almost the entire tree, have elegantly protruding, prominent ivory styles which add to their dainty appearance.  A fine, decorative tree for warm, coastal gardens, tolerating semi-shade. 🌊

Beautiful, pure-white flowers of the Forest Bride’s Bush (Pavetta lanceolata) 🌳💙 The flowers, which are very sweetly scented and carried in clusters that often cover almost the entire tree, have elegantly protruding, prominent ivory styles which add to their dainty appearance. A fine, decorative tree for warm, coastal gardens, tolerating semi-shade. 🌊

Beautiful, pure-white flowers of the Forest Bride’s Bush (Pavetta lanceolata) 🌳💙

Beautiful, pure-white flowers of the Forest Bride’s Bush (Pavetta lanceolata) 🌳💙

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