Surprising encounters of the salty kind

These days we thankfully have more time to spend in nature. During our exploits we often encounter species in unexpected places, in environments way outside their official comfort zone. This was especially the case with the plants showcased within these photographs. While exploring a mangrove patch at Santa Cruz, the white orchid (Lady of the night – Brassavola nodosa) instantly captured our eye. In general you’d expect the species in the humid higher hilly areas in the Christoffelpark, not in […] Read more »