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Photo credit: Fernkloof.com A delicate little pink flower blooms only in Hermanus. It is the highly endangered heath Erica hermani ...
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Photo www.bluegnu.co.za The Cape Fox (Vulpes chama), sometimes known as the ‘silver fox’, is the smallest and the only ‘true ...
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Photo credit: Protea cordata Fernkloof.com Rodents like the Striped Mouse and the Cape Spiny Mouse play an important role in ...
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Sundews (Droseras) grow in soil that’s very poor in nitrogen and other minerals. So they have to supplement their diets ...
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The distinct ‘plough-furrow’ tracks one sees on the sand behind retreating waves are made by Plough Snails. These snails are ...
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Photo by Sandy Jenkin taken 9 days after the fire Flames recently engulfed large parts of Fernkloof Nature Reserve, leaving ...
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Did You Know – Cliff Path Stories 4

The Hermanus Cliff Path also extends up and around Hoy’s Koppie – that seemingly incongruous rocky outcrop in the middle ...
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Did You Know – Cliff Path Stories 3

Photo of Hermanus Cliff Lily by Ronnie Hazell The Hermanus Cliff Path vegetation is not fynbos, but coastal scrub. The ...
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Photo credit: Sam’s Diary There are three dams in the Fernkloof Nature Reserve. The annual rainfall in Hermanus is half ...
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Photo: justinandcrystal.com The biodiversity of the fynbos region contributes hugely to our economy every year . The wild flower industry ...
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