Flowers of the Cape

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The Western Cape fynbos is one of the world's smallest in size yet richest floral kingdoms, with over 9000 varieties. Everywhere one walks, one finds a new wonder; at any time of the year. Our profile photo is the beautiful King Protea,the national flower of South Africa. What are you waiting for to come and visit us?

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Table Mountain in Cape Town

Table Mountain in Cape Town. Since the first person laid eyes on Table Mountain, it has exerted its powerful and charismatic pull, enchanting and ...

Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, South Africa

Great Botanical Gardens of the World

Vera Gordon, a retired educator in Brooklyn, New York, is a garden-variety traveler. Literally. Like more and more botanically minded tourists, she’s traversed the globe to experience its horticultural hot spots—and returned with fresh perspective:"When you see a garden, you see a culture," Gordon explains. "Through the formality or informality (of the landscaping), or the plants a country has chosen to import and show off, you see how it wants to be seen."Gordon is just one of a growing…

Aloes at Kirstenbosch - www.toursducap.com

Aloes at Kirstenbosch - www.toursducap.com

Orange pin cushions at Grootbos Nature Reserve

Orange pin cushions at Grootbos Nature Reserve

Sour fig - Perdevy - Tours du Cap

Sour fig - Perdevy - Tours du Cap

Mimetes fimbriifolius - Tours du Cap

Mimetes fimbriifolius - Tours du Cap

Lilac powderpuff - Tours du Cap

Lilac powderpuff - Tours du Cap

King Protea - the national flower of South Africa - Tours du Cap

King Protea - the national flower of South Africa - Tours du Cap

Helichrysum

Helichrysum

Disa uniflora - Tours du Cap

Disa uniflora - Tours du Cap

Daisies - Tours du Cap

Daisies - Tours du Cap

Common butterfly lily - Tours du Cap

Common butterfly lily - Tours du Cap

Close up of Watsonia - Tours du Cap

Close up of Watsonia - Tours du Cap