During the various walks with Adrian Odgers and Woodridge one of the stories he tells is about the resemblance between a telephone book and the paperbark tree. Well, now we have proof.

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Hardly a month after the fire new shoots appear and soon we will have a lush tree again.

Talking about proof, we can also see that many Pelargoniums are pioneer plants. There are large patches of P.capitatum, P.ribifolium, P.radens and here on the pic P.grossularoides

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We made good progress with clearing some more shrubbery and trees. It seems like it takes forever especially because lately we had quite a few time robbers on a Wednesday with people coming to talk and not to work. The retirement of two of the staff is already having an impact and there s no improvement in sight.