Rehabilitation of coastal dune systems.
Dune rehabilitation on the Kwazulu-Natal coast at Umhlanga
Getting the trees onto the beach ready for planting along the dune
Coastal Red Milkwood Mimusops caffra and Coast silver oak Brachyleana discolor to be planted on the dune
Note the very steep highly eroded condition of the dune
Although it is not clear to see in the photo this dune has been planted with a mixture
Mimusops caffra and Brachyleana discolor mostly at the top of the dune and Carpobrotus dimidiatus and Osteospermum moniliferum (Chrysanthemoides monilifera).
Natal Dune Fig Carpobrotus dimidiatus