& DU PLOOY, C. P., 2009. Berries for Africa is a family owned business run by Leander Vosloo and his wife Margaret who are passionate in growing and supplying a wide range of berry plants. MODISANE P C, BELETSE Y G & DU PLOOY C P. 2009. Not only do these indigenous plants attract garden birds, each is strikingly beautiful and thrives in South Africa’s warm weather… Before you start deciding on which indigenous plants to grow in your garden to attract birds, do some research on which birds live in your area. In-store and on-line retail sales of imported food from South Africa, United Kingdom, Ireland, Germany etc. It makes a good, fast growing street and shade tree. The notion of 'indigenous' is of necessity a blurred concept, and is clearly a function of both time and political boundaries. The wood is used for furniture and beams and the bark is used medicinally for heartburn and dysentery. They can also be found in Florida and Hawaii. Mamey Apple or Santo Domingo Apricot is an evergreen tree, native to South America, which was introduced to various other regions of the world including West Africa and South East Asia. R42.00. Gardening is not only a hobby for us, it is a passion! Seeds and Plants South Africa, is an online store, selling a wide range of Vegetable Seeds, Fruit Seeds, Herb Seeds, Medicinal Herb & Plant Seeds, Seedlings, Tree Saplings and Plants. Quick view. Jiffy 7 Peat Pellets 42mm - Seed Starting pellets. The Buddleja saligna, False Olive, has become one of the most popular indigenous trees in Gauteng, and with good reason.At 1 – 1.5 metres growth per year it is one of the fastest growers on this list. The Mammee apple is actually a berry … Combined congress of the South African Society of Crop Production, Soil Science Society of South Africa, and the Southern African Society of Horticultural Sciences. However, we are not merely an online store, we are keen gardeners too. 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