Trees and shrubs of Mpumalanga and Kruger National Park

by Ernst Schmidt

Publisher: Jacana in Johannesburg, South Africa

Written in English
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Places:

  • South Africa,
  • Mpumalanga,
  • Kruger National Park

Subjects:

  • Trees -- South Africa -- Mpumalanga -- Identification.,
  • Shrubs -- South Africa -- Mpumalanga -- Identification.,
  • Trees -- South Africa -- Kruger National Park -- Identification.,
  • Shrubs -- South Africa -- Kruger National Park -- Identification.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 682).

StatementErnst Schmidt, Mervyn Lötter, Warren McCleland ; scientific editor, John Burrows ; illustrations, Sandie Burrows.
ContributionsLötter, Mervyn., McCleland, Warren., Burrows, J. E. 1950-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQK396 .S36 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination702 p. :
Number of Pages702
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3732109M
ISBN 10191977730X
LC Control Number2003390172

This book is about trees, but has been compiled around places in the Kruger National Park. It describes 51 species of trees in rest camps, picnic sites and bird hides as static objects. When you arrive in a rest camp, at a picnic site or bird hide, the book will draw your attention to a remarkable or interesting tree. Trees and Shrubs of the Kruger National Park By: L. E. W. Codd A first edition softcover published by Govt Printers in Picture cover boards are clean & bright, loss to spine top & bottom, binding is tight & strong, light agecolour to pages Postage within South Africa R Overseas Customers can contact us for a Postal Quotation ETHNIE. The Kruger Park normally has specials in the first week of December, but please do check the SANParks website for these seasonal specials before making your booking. Our recommended length of stay per camp is between 3 to 5 nights, which allows you to familiarize yourself with the camp and to maximize your wildlife viewing opportunities in that. Arguably the most famous game reserve in all of Africa, Kruger National Park is a vast tract of land covering s square kilometers/7, square miles in the northeast corner of South spans the Limpopo and Mpumalanga provinces, and runs along the national border with Mozambique.

Kruger National Park is the largest and oldest National Park in South Africa, and is internationally renowned as one of the world's most important game ng almost two million hectares, the park lies in the northeast of the country in the South African provinces of Limpopo and forms part of the Great Limpopo Transfrontier Park, a massive wilderness area linking. She assisted the authors with research for the book "Trees and Shrubs of Mpumalanga and The Kruger Park", published in She also corrected instances in the book where a plant had previously been described as a new variety and was later reclassified as a new ion: University of Stellenbosch, University of Pretoria. Situated in the east of South Africa bordering Mozambique, the world-renowned Kruger National Park, along with neighbouring private game reserves, offers arguably the country’s best game viewing. There is an immense variety of animal life including the big five, many species of antelope and other game and abundant bird life. Explore Kruger National Park holidays and discover the best time and places to visit. All of Africa's iconic safari species – elephant, lion, leopard, cheetah, rhino, buffalo, giraffe, hippo and zebra – share the bushveld with a supporting cast of other mammals and over varieties of bird.

  Mpumalanga is home to the Kruger National Park, exquisite degree views, mountains, rivers, wildlife, adventure holidays and the rich . More than species of trees and shrubs, each provided with one or more clear colour photographs, a line drawingof the leaf, and a distribution map which indicates where the plant occurs within Mpumalanga and Kruger National Park. This is the definitive tree guide for the Lowveld, the Escarpment and the eastern Highveld. Sappi Tree Spotting. Map of Entrance Gates and Camps in Kruger National Park * We rely on Google's mapping service, and the location information supplied to us to show street view images. Please use street view as a guide only as we cannot guarantee its accuracy. The Kruger National Park is home to all of Africa’s Big Five—lion, leopard, rhinoceros, elephant, and buffalo—and an overnight tour offers a much better chance of spotting them all. On this tour, explore the park at sunrise and sunset when the animals are at their most active; enjoy incredible views on guided game drives; and spend a /5(K).

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A guide to tree species in the Kruger National Park, South Africa. This Africa Tree Guide includes descriptive information, images and the latin names of trees, as well as where they can be found.

More than species of trees and shrubs, each provided with one or more clear colour photographs, a line drawingof the leaf, and a distribution map which indicates where the plant occurs within Mpumalanga and Kruger National Park. This is the definitive tree guide for the Lowveld, the Escarpment and the eastern Highveld.

Customer Reviews. Information “The world-renowned Kruger National Park offers a wildlife experience that ranks with the best in Africa. Established in to protect the wildlife of the South African Lowveld, this national park of nearly 2 million hectares, SANParks - Kruger National Park is unrivalled in the diversity of its life forms and a world leader in advanced environmental management techniques and.

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Kruger has hardy trees - species that do well can withstand the vicissitudes of drought, over-browsing and periodic veld Trees and shrubs of Mpumalanga and Kruger National Park book.

Their distribution across the Park is primarily a consequence of the underlying geology, soil types and amount of rainfall. The Kruger National Park is a haven for more varieties of wildlife than any other game sanctuary in Africa, accessible to visitors from the 19 rest camps which are linked by a km road network.

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Trees of The Kruger National Park. This is a partial list of some of the trees to be seen in the Kruger National Park identifying them is quite different and difficult. There are currently species of trees within the Kruger National Park that have been identified.

The book is a listing of almost 9, kinds of plants known to be cultivated in southern Africa, or to have been tried here. The information is derived from a database containing details mainly of specimens archived in the National Herbarium, Pretoria, but also including records of specimens kept in numerous other collections in the : Schmidt, Ernst.

An additional feature in Field Guide to the Trees of the Kruger National Park is the inclusion of notes on a further species which, although not growing to tree proportions in the park, do so elsewhere and are classified as trees in the National Tree List.".

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This is the definitive tree guide for the Lowveld, the Escarpment and the eastern Highveld. This is a complete guide to every tree and woody shrub indigenous to the province of Mpumalanga and the entire Kruger National Park.

Designed for use by beginner tree enthusiasts and the seasoned botanist, this book is unique in that it illustrates many woody plants which have previously been considered too small for inclusion in other tree guides but which are, in reality, dwarf trees.

“The world-renowned Kruger National Park offers a wildlife experience that ranks with the best in Africa. Established in to protect the wildlife of the South African Lowveld, this national park of nearly 2 million hectares, SANParks - Kruger National Park is unrivalled in the diversity of its life forms and a world leader in advanced environmental management techniques and : Mpumalanga Tourism.

Flora Species Of The Kruger National Park. Kruger Park Trees And Plants make up the flora species of the Greater Kruger National Park, which include everything from the mighty Baobab Tree, to the stunning Impala Lily.

The Kruger Park even has a “Big Five Of Tree Species”. These Trees are. He has a keen interest in nature and a love of trees; he also curates his own private herbarium which houses ± 6, specimens. Publications include: Trees & Shrubs of Mpumalanga and Kruger National Park () (Senior Author); Sappi tree spotting lifer list Jacana Media ().Price: $ Trees and Shrubs of Mpumalanga and Kruger National Park By: Ernst Schmidt, Mervyn Lotter & Warren McCleland.

A softcover edition published by Jacana in Picture cover boards are clean & bright, binding is tight & strong, no marks or inscriptions.

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The Kruger is a plant rich destination, and all kinds of beautiful indigenous trees grow here. Basically, if you love trees, Kruger is the place for you. The Kruger National Park has different species of trees, covering all regions with the exception of Mopane Shrubveld area.

Kruger National Park is home to an amazing abundance of flora. There are around 1, species of plants. You would need to be a real botanist to be able to identify them all, but without this special training, there are still many trees and plants that a tourist to the game reserve can learn to recognise.

While on a safari, you will have the chance to observe approximately elephants, rhinos, lions and many other wild animals living in their natural best time to book a tour at the game reserve is during the South African winter when trees and shrubs have lost their leaves. Mpumalanga is popular with tourists.

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In the Kruger National Park it is more common north of the Olifants River. Kigelia africana - Sausage Tree: It is common in frost-free areas, and found throughout the Lowveld. It prefers to be near rivers, but also grows in high rainfall areas such as Pretoriuskop Sourveld Ecozone.This is a guide to every tree and woody shrub indigenous to the province of Mpumlanga and the entire Kruger National Park.

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Previous Names: Ekebergia meyeri, Ekebergia complanata, This family of shrubs and small trees has 50+ genera and + species.

Trees and Shrubs of Mpumalanga and the Kruger National Park. van Wyk, B. & van Wyk, P. Field guide to Trees of Southern Africa.