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Botanical Quiver Tree Forest

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Located in Namibia :: South Namibia  :: Keetmanshoop Area
Category: Protected Areas :: Botanical

This dense stand of quiver trees (Aloe dichotoma) is situated on the privately owned Gariganus farm and close to the well-known tourist attraction known as Giant's Playground. Quiver trees (known in Afrikaans as Kokerboom) grow on rocky slopes in southern Namibia and the north Cape. The quiver tree is specially adapted to survive extremely arid conditions. (Updated Oct-14).

Address :  South Namibia, Namibia

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