Plants of Namibia
Tea is made from its leaves and twigs and some medicinal properties are attributed to the leaves, roots and branches to treat amongst other ailments colds, kidney problems, asthma, backaches and headaches.
The resurrection bush stands no more than 30-50cm high. The male and female flowers are on different plants and appear during the growing season after the rains. They can only be found in rocky habitats, mostly on steep slopes. It is widely distributed throughout Africa and in Namibia it is restricted to the western escarpment..
Very friendly lodge with eclectic decor - good choice of accommodation in the Gamsberg area
Very popular with amateur astronomers due to the areas low light pollution
A remote & rustic camp at the foot of the Khomas Hochland mountains
On the edge of the escarpment this property offers stunning views over the Namib Desert plains. Accommodation choices include private campsites, villas & traditional guest farm accommodation