Graham Knox

Posts by Graham

March 2016

Favourable Winds

The famous leaning pines of Koekenaap show the effect of the intense south west ocean winds on plants growing on the north bank of the Olifants River. Wind is invisible but it can leave visible ...

March 2016

Grapes of Love

Can there be a prouder vine grower than Manelisi Mapukata, one of Gugulethu’s newest. These baby Muscat vines in his township block will bear their first grapes in 2018. In the following year, ...

January 2016

Hanging in there

It’s unusual to see emotion in nature. In a rare example this powerful eucalyptus demonstrates the fatigue of standing up to the relentless summer south east wind in the Cape. Think of how a ...