OLD NEWS 2005


PLANNED FEATURES: Better grammar - a dream? Better photos - still working. New plants from different families - please send!
More info on some of the plants - please tell!

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1/1 2006 News in 2006
20/12 New page: Stemona collinsae
15/12 New page: Xerophyta hereroensis
27/11 The Caudiciforms of eastern South Africa slideshow has been up-dated.
24/11 The Caudiciforms of western South Africa slideshow has been up-dated.
23/11 New pages: Strumaria unguiculata, Tylecodon cacalioides, Tylecodon hallii, Tylecodon wallichii and Zantedeschia albomaculata.
22/11 New pages: Monsonia patersonii, Pelargonium crithmifolium, Pelargonium hystrix and Pelargonium mirabile.
21/11 New pages: COLCHICACEAE, Ornithoglossum viride, Othonna pachypoda, Othonna retrofracta, Pachypodium namaquanum, Pachypodium densiflorum and Pachypodium rosulatum.
20/11 New pages: Coilonox scabrocostatum, Ornithogalum decus-montium, Ornithogalum dubium, Ornithogalum multifolium, Ornithogalum secundum.
19/11 New pages: Lachenalia mutabilis, Lachenalia namaquensis, Monsonia crassicaulis, Monsonia salmoniflora, Monsonia vanderietiae and Moraea tortilis.
18/11 New pages: Euryops namaquensis, Ferraria uncinata, Gethyllis grandiflora, Gladiolus scullyi and Kedrostis capensis.
17/11 New pages: Cyphostemma cirrhosum, Dioscorea hemicrypta, POACEAE, Dregeochloa pumila, Encephalartos cupidus, Encephalartos horridus, Encephalartos lanatus, Encephalartos transvenosus, Euphorbia friedrichiae
16/11 New pages: Brunsvigia bosmaniae, Brunsvigia orientalis, Bulbine frutescens, Bulbine ophiophylla, Chortolirion angolense, Commiphora capensis, Commiphora gracilifrondosa, TECOPHILAEACEAE, Cyanella orchidiformis.
15/11 New pages: Adenium boehmianum, Adenium oleifolium, Adenium socotranum, Aloe pillansii, Anacampseros lanceolata and Boophane haemanthoides.
13/11 New pages: Hewittia malabarica, Ipomoea crassipes, Ipomoea obscura, Kleinia fulgens, Momordica balsamina, Obetia tenax, Trachyandra asperata and Tulbaghia simmleri.
11/11 New pages: Haemanthus coccineus and Eulophia species.
10/11 New pages: Euphorbia woodii and Freesia laxa.
9/11 New pages: Bulbine margarethae, Cissus rotundifolia, Commiphora africana, Crinum bulbispermum, Encephalartos ferox, Encephalartos natalensis and Encephalartos villosus.
19/10 New pages: Ornithogalum maximum, Anthericum frutescens, CYPERACEAE, Ascolepis capensis and Babiana patersoniae
5/10 New page: Gerhard Marx's and Alexander Viossat's Collections, Kirstenbosch and Karoo National Desert botanical gardens and Kern nursery in South Africa
1/10 New page: Caudiciforms in the Eastern part of South Africa - a slideshow and the Western part
28/9 New page: Meena Singh's collection in Delhi
27/9 New pages:SCROPHULARIACEAE, HYPOXIDACEAE, Hypoxis hemerocallidea and Hebenstretia comosa
11/8 200 more photos on the Slide-Show. Now 465 different plants.
31/7 The prior Light pages are now "HEAVY"
24/7 New pages: Peniocereus maculatus, Pseudobombax palmeri, Schotia afra and Talinum crispatulum.
23/7 New pages: Adansonia digitata, Beaucarnea gracilis and Monadenium globosum.
22/7 New pages: Cyphostemma lanigerum, Cyphostemma quinatum, Dorstenia barnimiana, Euphorbia unispina, Euphorbia venefica and Ledebouria revoluta.
21/7 New pages: Adenia ellenbeckii, Adenia globosa, Adenia stenodactyla, Adenium somalense, Brachystelma longifolium, Brachystelma meyerianum, Brachystelma ngomense, Brachystelma vahrmeijeri, Bursera arida, Bursera filicifolia, Bursera galeottiana, Cyphostemma bainesii and Cyphostemma elephantopus.
10/7 New pages:Firmiana colorata and Firmiana pallens
7/7 New pages: ORCHIDACEAE, Abronia latifolia,  Ibervillea hypoleuca, Pachypodium bispinosum, Stephania suberosa and Tinospora fragosa
6/7 New plants: Eulophia streptopetala, Merremia tuberosa, Resnova megaphylla, Nauclea orientalis, Opuntia megliolii, Impatiens mirabilis, Scadoxus multiflorus, Peniocereus greggii, Adenia fruticosa, Adenia volkensii, Adenium arabicum and Fockea multiflora.
5/6 New plants: Antigonon leptopus, Aloe plicatilis, Dorstenia brasiliensis, Maihueniopsis clavarioides, Merremia peltata and Veltheimia bracteata
4/6 New plants: Brachychiton paradoxus var. bidwillii, Brachystelma caffrum, Ceropegia meyeri-johannis, Commiphora foliacea, Corallocarpus glomeruliflorus , Crinum moorei, Cynanchum lineare, Dioscorea basiclavicaulis, Peniocereus fosterianus, Peperomia dolabella, Phyllobolus herbertii, Phyllobolus pearsonii, Phyllobolus tenuiflorus, Ruscus streptophyllus, Sinningia cooperi, Sinningia macropoda, Tithymalus bupleurifolius, Trichodiadema fergusoniae, Tylecodon leucothrix and Tylecodon singularis
2/6 New plant: Hedychium roxburghii
1/6 New page: Invitation for making pages at this site: Light pages. Just fill out The form.
19/5 New page: Royal Horticultural Garden
12/5 New plants: Bergeranthus multiceps, Clivia miniata, Delosperma bosseranum, Pelargonium triste, Pseudoprospero firmifolium.  New family: LECYTHIDACEAE
10/5 New plant on Rikke's: Aristolochia gigantea, Conophytum bilobum, Espostoa nana, Mammillaria hernandezii, Mammillaria plumosa and Solanum pyracanthum.
2/5 New plant: Xanthorrhoea quadrangulata
28/3 New plant: Chamaecyparis obtusa
New Class; PINOPSIDA
New family: CUPRESSACEAE
12/3 New plant: Semele androgyna  
New family: RUSCACEAE
4/3 New plant: Cyclamen coum
3/3 New plants: Ceratosanthes palmataMentzelia rhizomata, Withania aristata and Zingiber officinale
New families: SOLANACEAE and ZINGIBERACEAE
2/3 New page: My Plants (I do not have all the plants, described on this site).
17/2 New plant: Erythrophysopsis aesculina
2/2 New plants: Abelmoschus sagittifolius, Brunsvigia radula, Lachenalia patula, Litanthus pusillus, Marlothistella stenophylla, Marlothistella uniondalensis, Myrsiphyllum asparagoides, Rhadamanthus montanus, Rhadamanthus  namibensis, Rhodocodon rotundus and Tenicroa multifolia.
29/1 New plants: Brunsvigia josephinae, Cyanotis speciosa, Dracaena draco, Dipcadi serotinum, Drimia haworthioides, Furcraea macdougalii, Hildegardia gillettii, Lachenalia rubida, Massonia depressa, Urginea epigea, Urginea maritima and Whiteheadia bifolia.
New family: COMMELINACEAE
20/1 New plant: Taxodium mucronatum  Might not be a caudiciform, but it is fat and BIG!
10/1 New pages: AB C DEF GHIJKL MNO P QRS TUVWXYZ
 and a New lay-out for the mainpage:  Main page 
9/1 New plant: Xanthorrhoea preissii
6/1 New page: Basionyms, Homonyms and Synonyms
1/1 New plant: Xanthorrhoea johnsonii. New family: XANTHORRHOEACEAE
1/1 2005 THE OLD NEWS 2004