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An account of the plant communities of Tussen die Riviere Game Farm, Orange Free State

M. J.A. Werger
Bothalia | Vol 11, No 1/2 | a1998 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/abc.v11i1/2.1998 | © 1973 M. J.A. Werger | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 22 July 1973 | Published: 22 July 1973

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As part of the IBP survey of conservation sites, the vegetation of Tussen die Riviere Game Farm,Orange Free State, was surveyed and analysed according to the Braun-Blanquet phytosociological method. A classification of the plant communities occurring there is given. A way by which a hierarchical classification of plant communities in South Africa community is physiognomically classified according of this system are discussed briefly.could be constructed, is suggested. Each plant to Fosberg's (1967) system. Two disadvantages of this system are discussed briefly.


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