Winter in South Africa

The Cape Wagtail building a nest and a blooming sunflower in our garden. Later today more action in the nest building of the Cape Wagtails.

Today’s special

Today’s special

Canola season has just begun in South Africa. This morning’s windscreen shots between Bredasdorp and Napier.

Lesser Double-Collared Sunbird

Lesser Double-Collared Sunbird. Nectarina chalybea. In Afrikaans: ‘Kleinvaalpenssuikerbekkie’. Translated: ‘Small Pale Belly Sugar Beak’. South Africans are very descriptive in name giving…

Winter aloes are flowering again

Butterfly

Sucker of the day

In between the Red Hot Pokers

Black Sunbird Attack (2 pictures)

After the rain

There are Sunbirds and Sunbirds

In our garden we have two species; the Black Sunbird and the Double Collared Sunbird.