It's nearly Spring here and our daily walks show that there are millions and millions of buds presenting themselves on our trees. One magical phenomenon which happens here in our country is the spectacle of Namaqualand! Every year, between July and September, just after the first rains, a miracle happens in the arid landscape of our Western Cape. An explosion of colour transfers the usually dry landscape into a beautiful flower wonderland. It's called:
This coloured landscape of stunning flowers stretches across thousands of kilometers in our Western Cape. Many people clammer in their cars and busses, book out the B&B's in the area and take a few days off to be part of this amazing site.
Again, my Mom has never seen this and it's definitely one of the things on her wish list! I'll have to speak to the Boss on her behalf. In the meantime, Im putting up this post for her.
If you are at all interested in this amazing phenomena, I am barking and sending you to the following websites: