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Aloe dichotoma (Quiver Tree) ~ By Martin_Heigan Cacti And Succulents, Planting Succulents, Growing Succulents, Cactus, Unique Trees, Desert Plants, Quiver, Tree Forest, Trees To Plant

Aloe dichotoma (Quiver Tree)

Aloe dichotoma (Quiver Tree) in Namaqualand. Why are they called Quiver Trees? The Khoisan Bushman people of the Kalahari Desert, hollowed out the succulent branches to make "Quivers" to put their arrows in for hunting game. As there are not a lot of trees and resources in the Desert, they had to use what was available. Goegap Nature Reserve, Springbok, Namaqualand, Northern Cape, South Africa, August 2007. Featured in my book: "Namaqualand and the Richtersveld - Nature's Spectacular…

The Flora Of South Africa:The Western Cape Namaqualand and The Great Karoo > Cloud Ridge Naturalists - Field Discovery Seminars - the Finest in Natural History Education and Travel Natural World, Natural History, Landscape Art, Landscape Photography, Amazing Nature, Trees To Plant, Beautiful Landscapes, Beautiful World, Art Pictures

Field Discovery Seminars - the Finest in Natural History, Education and Travel

Cloud Ridge Naturalists is one of the oldest and most respected nonprofit field schools in the West. Over the past twenty-six years several thousand people have experienced the special blend of education and exploration that Cloud Ridge offers. Our commitment to providing the finest in natural history education and travel remains the cornerstone of our program.

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Quiver Tree Forest, Keetmanshoop, Namibia

Join me on my Namibia Photography Tour, March 9 - 20/2022. More details to be found at my website. Quiver tree (Aloe dichotoma) is not really a tree, rather a plant of the genus aloe, as evident from its scientific name, and one of the few species of aloe that reaches tree proportions — it can grow 7 to 9 meters high. Please, write ONLY honest/personal critiques. Attention seeking, pre-formatted critiques/logos without any personal words will be deleted! Interested in a photo tour through…

Bastard quiver tree - The bastard quiver tree (Aloe pillansii) casts a dramatic shape on the desolate skyline of the Succulent Karoo in southern Africa Dr Seuss Trees, Human Soul, Quiver, Photo Tree, Amazing Pictures, Drought Tolerant, Landscape Photos, Forests, Cactus Plants

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Quiver Tree Forest at another angle - Nieuwoudtville, Northern Cape Province, South Africa Abstract Landscape, Landscape Paintings, Landscape Sketch, Most Beautiful Beaches, Beautiful Places, Travel Pictures, Travel Photos, Desert Places, Flora

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here are five landmarks to check out in the province of the Northern Cape.

Photographic Print: Quiver Tree (Kokerboom) (Aloe Dichotoma) at Dawn, Namakwa, Namaqualand, South Africa, Africa by James Hager : Lesotho Travel Honeymoon Backpack Backpacking Vacation Africa Off the Beaten Path Budget Wanderlust Bucket List Landscape Photography, Nature Photography, Road Trip, South Africa, Beautiful Places, Scenery, Pictures, Camping Trailers, November

Photographic Print: Quiver Tree (Kokerboom) (Aloe Dichotoma) at Dawn, Namakwa, Namaqualand, South Africa, Africa by James Hager : 24x18in

size: 24x18in Photographic Print: Quiver Tree (Kokerboom) (Aloe Dichotoma) at Dawn, Namakwa, Namaqualand, South Africa, Africa by James Hager : Artists

From the Kalahari in South Africa to the Thar in India, a look at some stunning desertscapes across the world. National Geographic, Bali, African Love, Namibia, Wildlife Safari, Kruger National Park, East Coast, Yorkie, Places

Most fascinating deserts on Earth

From the Kalahari in South Africa to the Thar in India, a look at some stunning desertscapes across the world.

Kokerbome in the Northern Cape Flora And Fauna, Go Green, Game Design, Game Art, Medieval, Castle, Environment, Lemurs, Country Roads

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Quiver Trees 8 by Inge Johnsson

The Quiver Tree Forest (Kokerboom Woud in Afrikaans) is a forest and tourist attraction of southern Namibia. It is located about 14 km north-east of Keetmanshoop, on the road to Ko�s, on the Gariganus farm. It comprises about 250 specimens of Aloe dichotoma, a species of aloe that is also locally known as "quiver tree" (Afrikaans: kokerboom) because bushmen traditionally used its branches to make quivers. The forest is spontaneous; the tallest quiver trees are two to three centuries old. The…