The A to Z of conservatory plants starts with the feathery yellow flowers of the acacia in bloom from December to March.
There is the touch of the camel-thorn acacia that has just been grazed by a giraffe, and the smell of wild sage as you brush past it in the bush.
THESE LITTLE acacia and bird cherry trees look a little out of place as they rock in tandem with the waves in the backwaters.
Spread out below the ridge is a remarkable expanse of woodlands, an acacia and eucalypt plain of shimmering leaf canopy that extends to the coast.
Even the ostrich squawk as they make their way across the sandvelt to open marshlands and savannahs dotted with acacia , baobab trees and wild sage bushes.
A well-planted aviary, especially with native species of trees or shrubs like acacia or eucalyptus, is ideal.
A bachelor group will arrive at a promising nesting site (adorned with lots of acacia or palm trees, and usually near water), and the males will quickly begin constructing their beautiful vase-like nests out of grass.
Kruger spreads over nearly 20,000 sq km of unspoilt scrubland punctuated by acacia and mopane trees.
Alerted by phone, the local authorities had come to see what was happening in Mekhembar, a village of 1,500 people set among thorny acacias and baobab trees with their bulging trunks.
In and around the Olympic village, acacias and evergreen Holm oaks are given prominence.