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Quaqua mammillaris 2

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Quaqua mammillaris 1

I find it quite difficult to make a good picture of the flowers of this species. They are so dark that they seem to absorb all the available light and turn black in the picture. Under an overcast sky, with … Continue reading

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Quaqua ramosa

Over the years I came across several plants of this species, but although it is not uncommon in the Little Karoo and just north of it in the southwestern Great Karoo, I had never seen a flowering plant in the wild. … Continue reading

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Quaqua pillansii

It seemed appropriate to devote this first post from my new home to a plant that was first discovered near Montagu. Nowadays it is known to be widely distributed from just south of Ceres to the area north of Port … Continue reading

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