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What is Fynbos ?

The Fynbos Physician

Fynbos is an incredibly diverse and extremely threatened vegetation type found in the Cape Floristic Region the smallest of the ‘Floral Kingdoms’. I am posting Sean Privett’s explanation of what fynbos is from the excellent site www.fynboshub.co.za – have a look at it to find out more about Fynbos…

What is fynbos?

Posted on August 1, 2011 by SeanP

Fynbos is the name given to the hard leaved (sclerophyllous) shrublands and heathlands found in the coastal plains and mountains of the south western and southern Cape of South Africa.The name is derived from the Dutch word fijnbosch meaning

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