Namaqualand wildflowers,  Namaqualand, South Africa  a  One of the world's largest wildflower blooms  Dimropotheca sp.    Quiver tree  Aloe dichotoma

Namaqualand wildflowers, Namaqualand, South Africa a One of the world's largest wildflower blooms Dimropotheca sp.

Namaqualand, South Africa by KidsLoveAnimals, via Flickr

Namaqualand is famous for its impressive fields of Namaqua daisies and other wildflowers. This beautiful region of South Africa was made famous by nature photographer, Freeman Patterson.

Definitely not what I think of when I think of deserts..  This is Namaqualand in Africa, which is a semi-desert area.. but in the spring, gorgeous, vividly colorful flowers spring to life! (:

Definitely not what I think of when I think of deserts! This is Namaqualand in South Africa, which is a semi-desert area. but in the spring, gorgeous, vividly colorful flowers spring to life!

Spring flowers in the veld near Calvinia - Namaqualand - Northern Cape - South Africa.

Colesberg, South Africa - Originally an unruly frontier town known for its freebooters and smugglers, Colesberg dates back from the when it was established at the very northern border of what was then the Cape Colony.

West Coast National Park, Langebaan, South Africa

West Coast National Park Langebaan South Africa - Next year we will take a drive up the West Coast in August

Namaqualand, Namibia/South Africa - Namaqualand is an arid region of Namibia and South Africa, extending along the west coast over 600 miles.  Namaqualand is popular with both local and international tourists during early springtime, when for a short period this normally arid area becomes covered with a kaleidoscope of colour during the flowering season. This is known throughout South Africa as the Namaqualand daisy season, when orange and white daisies, as well as hundreds of other…

Namaqualand, Namibia/South Africa Namaqualand is an arid region of Namibia and South Africa, extending along the west coast over 600 miles. Namaqualand is popular with both local and international.

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