Flower Valley features in Veld & Flora

Flower Valley features in the current edition of Veld & Flora magazine. The featureveldflora highlights six-year research undertaken by the Agulhas Biodiversity Initiative (ABI), which sought to look at the impacts of harvesting on different fynbos species. The research for example found that re-sprouters such as Silver Brunia have a high mortality when the whole plant is harvested.

To read the full article, page 1 click here and page 2 click here

Your own Erica ID kit:

There are around 660 Erica species in the Cape Floral Kingdom. On Flower Valley Farm, we’ve got 19 Erica species. (Most notably, you’ll find the Endangered Erica irregularis.) We’ve compiled an Erica ID kit of the main Erica species you’ll find in our area. And we’re making this kit available to those who have Adopted a Hectare on Flower Valley Farm.