CAPE TOWN - The Cape Floristic Region is coming back to life after the devastating fires earlier this month.
Scientists say the blazes are actually good for the fynbos and we may see new plant species whose seeds have been dormant for years.
And which species survive is a gamble, as with all life, there will be winners and losers.
* eNCA reporter Bibi-Aisha Wadvalla has more on this story. Watch the video in the gallery above.