Attract birds to the Mount Moreland Conservancy AreaAttract birds to the Mount Moreland Conservancy Area

List compiled by Michael Hickman  -  links and common names by Angie Wilken
Click on an image and find out more about the listed species

 

 

 Picture Link  Name  Common name    Picture Link  Name  Common name
Trees        Shrubs    
flat-crown albizia,

Albizia adianthifolia                          
trees attract insects  

flat-crown albizia, rough-bark flat-crown http://www.savaneskin.co.za/?ingredients=aloe-ferox

Aloe ferrox                                          flowers 

Bitter Aloe
http://witbos.co.za/plant.aspx?plant=allophylus-natalensis

Allophylus natalensis             
fruit 

Dune False Currant Aloe pluridens

Aloe pluridens                                    
flowers 

French Aloe
http://www.plantsinstock.co.za/plant_facts_4983_antidesma-venosum-rsa-tree-no-318

Antidesma venosum                          
only female trees produce fruit 

Tassle berry Deinbollia oblongifolia

Deinbollia oblongifolia                      
fruit 

dune soapberry
http://www.plantzafrica.com/plantab/brideliamicrantha.htm

Bridelia micrantha                              
only female trees produce fruit 

mitseeri, bruin stinkhout Dracaena aletriformis

Dracaena aletriformis             
fruit 

 large-leaved dragon tree
http://www.plantzafrica.com/plantab/burchelbulb.htm

Burchellia bubalina                            
flowers fruit 

Wild pomegranate Ehretia rigida

Ehretia rigida                                     
fruit 

puzzle bush
Canthium inerme

Canthium inerme                                
fruit 

Turkey berry Erythrina humeana

Erythrina humeana                             
flowers 

Dwarf coral tree
Clerodendrum glabrum

Clerodendron glabrum                       
fruit, flowers attract insects 

Tinderwood Ficus burtt-davyi

Ficus burtt-davyi                                
fruit 

Veld Fig
Dovyalis longispina

Dovyalis longispina                            
fruit 

 Natal wild apricot Leonotis intermedia

Leonotis intermedia                           
flowers 

Lion's ear
Erythrina caffra

Erythrina caffra                                  
flowers 

coast coral tree Leonotis leonurus

Leonotis leonurus                               
flowers 

Wild Dagga
Erythrina lysistemon

Erythrina lysistemon                          
flowers 

lucky bean tree Lycium acutifolium

Lycium acutifolium                            
fruit 

 Thicket Honey-thorn
Ficus lutea

Ficus lutea                                          
fruit, fruit attract insects 

 giant-leaved fig Maytenus procumbens

Maytenus procumbens                       
fruit 

Dune Koko Tree
Ficus natalensis

Ficus natalensis                                  
fruit, fruit attract insects 

Natal Fig Psychotria capensis

Psychotria capensis                            
fruit 

lemon bush
Ficus sur

Ficus sur                                            
fruit, fruit attract insects 

broom cluster fig Tecomaria capensis

Tecomaria capensis                            
flowers 

Cape honeysuckle
Halleria lucida

Halleria lucida                        
flowers fruit 

Tree Fuchsia
Harpephyllum caffrum

Harpephyllum caffrum                       
fruit 

 wild plum Grasses
Hippobromus pauciflorus

Hippobromus pauciflorus                  
fruit 

Basterperdepis Oplismenus hirtellus

Oplismenus hirtellus 

 basket grass
Mimusops caffra

Mimusops caffra                                
fruit 

coast red milkwood Panicum deustum

Panicum deustum 

broadleaf panicum
Mimusops obovata

Mimusops obovata                              fruit 

red-milkwood Panicum maximum

Panicum maximum 

 Guinea grass
Phoenix reclinata Phoenix reclinata                                
fruit
wild date palm   Panicum natalense  Panicum natalense  Natal buffalo grass
Pittosporum viridiflorum Pittosporum viridiflorum                   
fruit 
 Cheesewood   Setaria megaphylla  

Setaria megaphylla 

 Ribbon grass
Rhus chirindensis   Rhus chirindensis                               
fruit 
 red currant   Setaria sphacelata var sericea  Setaria sphacelata var sericea   
Schotia brachypetala 

Schotia brachypetala                          
flowers 

 weeping boer-bean     

 

 
 
Strelitzia nicolai Strelitzia nicolai                                 
flowers, seed 
 Natal wild banana    Groundcover  
Syzigium cordatum 

Syzigium cordatum                            
fruit, flowers attract insects 

umdoni    Sansevieria hyacinthoides Sansevieria hyacinthoides                  
fruit 
 
Tabernaemontana ventricosa   Tabernaemontana ventricosa              
fruit 
forest toad tree       
Trema orientalis  Trema orientalis                                  
fruit 
pigeon wood    Bulbs    
Zanthoxylum capense   Zanthoxylum capense                        
fruit 
Small Knobwood   Scadoxus puniceus Scadoxus puniceus                             
flowers and fruit 
 

Click on an image below to reveal more specific plant lists

 Bird attracting plants for fruit eaters

 Bird attracting plants for fruit eaters

 Bird attracting plants for insect eaters

Bird attracting plants for insect eaters

Bird attracting plants for nectar eaters

Bird attracting plants for nectar eaters  

Bird attracting plants for seed eaters

Bird attracting plants for seed eaters  

More plant selections - Click on an Imange to reveal more

 Mount Moreland tree lists
TREES

 Creepers for the Mount Moreland Conservancy
CREEPERS

 Aquatic plants suitable for the Mount Moreland Conservancy area
AQUATIC

Flowers for Mount Moreland
FLOWERS

 Grass list fot the Mount Moreland Conservancy
GRASSES

List of Aloes for the Mount Moreland Conservancy Area
ALOES

Plant Lists to attract Bio-Diversity

List of plants to attract butterflies to the Mount Moreland Conservancy
ATTRACT BUTTERFLIES

List of plants to attract birds to the Mount Moreland Conservancy
ATTRACT BIRDS

Plants to attract Bush Buck to the Mount Moreland Conservancy
ATTRACT BUSH BUCK