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Langebaan has white beaches, flat turquoise water, and cross shore winds that make it the ultimate playground for water lovers.

Langebaan has white beaches, flat turquoise water, and cross shore winds that make it the ultimate playground for water lovers.

Paternoster is a sight to behold during spring and early summer, when nature’s persian carpet of textured color, rolls out.

http://www.trekearth.com/gallery/Africa/South_Africa/West/Western_Cape/Langebaan/photo454755.htm
http://www.trekearth.com/gallery/Africa/South_Africa/West/Western_Cape/Langebaan/photo454755.htm
Some of the stunning wildflowers you will see in the Paternoster area, on the West Coast of South Africa. The flowers start to bloom from the beginning of August and are in abundance during spring and early summer.

Goue Sterretjie – Spiloxene ovata http://www.ispotnature.org/species-dictionaries/sanbi/Pauridia?page=2
Goue Sterretjie – Spiloxene ovata
http://www.ispotnature.org/species-dictionaries/sanbi/Pauridia?page=2
Doll’s Rose/Poprosies – Hermannia https://www.google.co.za/search?q=Hermannia+%E2%80%93+Doll%E2%80%99s+Rose/Poprosies&rlz=1C5CHFA_enZA503ZA503&espv=2&biw=1391&bih=732&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAWoVChMI1cyJ4K7ixwIVy7YaCh1pGAAy#imgrc=cMw9w06FoMGiSM%3A
Doll’s Rose/Poprosies – Hermannia http://bit.ly/1LRFc5b
Geelgesiggie – Hemimeris sabulosa http://www.ispotnature.org/species-dictionaries/sanbi/Hemimeris%20sabulosa
Geelgesiggie – Hemimeris sabulosa
http://www.ispotnature.org/species-dictionaries/sanbi/Hemimeris%20sabulosa
Bokbaai Vygie – Dorotheanthus bellidiformis http://www.clasf.co.za/q/livingstone-eland-bull-sale/
Bokbaai Vygie – Dorotheanthus bellidiformis
http://www.clasf.co.za/q/livingstone-eland-bull-sale/
Rooimalva – Pelargonium fulgidum http://www.ispotnature.org/node/468192
Rooimalva – Pelargonium fulgidum
http://www.ispotnature.org/node/46819

Cheiridopsis rostrata http://bit.ly/1NVXdT0
Cheiridopsis rostrata
http://bit.ly/1NVXdT0
Paternoster Froetang – Romulea barkerae http://bit.ly/1VGKLI7
Paternoster Froetang – Romulea barkerae
http://bit.ly/1VGKLI7
Leeubekkies – Nemesia http://fernkloof.com/species2.mv?Nemesia%20affinis
Leeubekkies – Nemesia
http://fernkloof.com/species2.mv?Nemesia%20affinis
Salvia lanceolata – Rooisalie
Salvia lanceolata – Rooisalie
Kattekruid – Ballota africana http://www.colinpatersonjones.co.za/gallery3/index.php/170910CPJLRed-4216
Kattekruid – Ballota africana http://www.colinpatersonjones.co.za/gallery3/index.php/170910CPJLRed-4216

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Since1917 Darling’s Wildflower Shows, are a highlight of the flower season on the West Coast. through all the years their mission with the show stayed the same: to display Darling’s God-given wealth of flowers for the world to see, and promote the conservation of flowers.

The West Coast flower region, an integral part of the Cape Fynbos Kingdom, boasts more than 1200 species of flowering plants. About 80 of these are endemic to the West Coast and known nowhere else. The rich flora of the West Coast occurs on mainly three different soil types, culminating in three distinctive vegetation types, namely, Strandveld,

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