Banken sentence example
- The banken veld district is also generally healthy though hotter than the plateaus, and malarial fever prevails in the lower valleys.
- Rose and other flowering shrubs and trees grow well on the banken veld and in the valleys.
- These poisonous plants are found chiefly in the banken and low veld.
- The banken veld is also unsuited in summer for horses and sheep, though cattle thrive.
- The general characteristic of the flora is the prevalence of herbaceous over forest growths; the high veld is covered by short sweet grasses of excellent quality for pasturage; grass is mingled with protea scrub in the middle veld; the banken veld has a richer flora, the valley levels are well wooded, scattered timber trees clothe their sides and the hills are covered with aloe, euphorbia, protea and other scrub growths.Advertisement
- Pretoria is situated on the banken veld or northern slopes of the high veld, on both banks of the Aapies tributary of the Limpopo, and is 4470 ft.
- The banken veld, formed by the denudation of the plateau, is much broken up and is rich in romantic scenery.