House Crow | Corvus splendens
The smallest house crow in South Africa, found in the Western Cape, KwaZulu-Natal, and Eastern Cape. It has a black
Red valerian | Centranthus ruber
Red valerian is a hairless perennial herbaceous plant becoming shrubby and woody at the base in older stems.
Mallard | Anas platyrhynchos
Mallard are becoming a common site around many dams and waterbodies in Gauteng and the Cape. Mallard reach a body
Balloon vine | Cardiospermum grandiflorum (Sapindaceae)
Balloon vine is a perennial, slightly woody climber with tendrils 2-5m or higher, often draping itself over trees. The
Peppertree wattle | Acacia elata (Fabaceae)
A large, oval shaped evergreen tree up to 20m high, origination from Australia. Pale yellow or cream globe-shaped
Purple loosestrife | Lythrum salicaria (Lythraceae)
An erect, hairy perennial up to 2m high with stout stems. Stalkless leaves growing right from the upright stem and
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The tree of heaven (Ailanthus altissima), is a deciduous tree that originates from the Chinese mainland. Introduced as an ornamental tree, the species has been planted in gardens and on pavements throughout South Africa. It is now spreading uncontrollably to the detriment of biodiversity and ...