Category Archives: Travelog

South Africa – January 2001

South Africa – January 2001 4th trip to Port Elizabeth – Grahamstown area in 2000/2001. January 8 to 16, 2001Reed Valley – Tyolomnqa River Bridge west of East London along R72 found the tiny hairy Haworthia again. Drove the dirts … Continue reading

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South Africa – September 25-28, 2002

After numerous lonely solo scavaging treks my daughter Gretchen and I joined a group tour with Kotie Retief, Gerhard Marx, Harry Mays, Mary Stone, and Dr. Hayashi for ten days in the Eastern and Western Cape in late September 2002. … Continue reading

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South Africa – September 30, 2002

Monday 30 September: Grahamstown – Glen Craig – Ecca Pass – Fort Brown – Hell’s Poort – Dikkop Flats – Willow Fountain – Riebeeck East – Grahamstown The next day we took a loop west and north of Grahamstown. Some … Continue reading

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South Africa – October 1, 2002

Tuesday 1 October: Grahamstown – Coldsprings – Alicedale – Ann’s Villa – over Zuurberg Pass to Addo Elephant Park Right on the edge of town near a school under trees are Haworthia glauca.  Leaving Grahamstown behind we went west to … Continue reading

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South Africa – October 2, 2002

Wednesday 2 October: Addo Elephant Park – Addo – over Kirkwood to Kleinpoort – Springbokvlakte – Cockscomb View – Uitenhage – Jeffrey’s Bay Haworthia springbokvlakensis in quartz gravel S33’27”, E024’50”.   Haworthia sordida at Kleinport across the road from Padstal … Continue reading

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