Agave stricta took 20 years from seed to flower. The stalk is >3 meters high and still growing. Unfortunately the plant will die after the flowering.
(photo-graphic with textures and colouring)
Made in Napier
The ‘Thembis of Philippi’. So much love and respect for the people of Philippi Village (suburb of Cape Town) woven into a beauty of 3 generations of women.
Artists: Jennifer Bam and mother and daughter Angela and Sean McPerson.
…..one of our domestic Cape Wagtails (Motacilla capensis – In Afrikaans: Gewone Kwikstert)
Treasures in our garden: a spider and a snail. Both having a natural function.
Ollie is back home. He missed his favourite Astrophytum cactus)
(Red-veined dropwing – Trithemis arteriosa)