Brouwhuisse heide

Vlierdense Bossen; this nature reserve also goes by the name of Brouwhuissche Heide or Bikkelse Bossen

Vlierden forest 
This nature reserve also goes by the name of Brouwhuis heath or Bikkel forest. The protected juniper bush grows on this sand, producing rock-hard berries.

Ghosts
The freakish shapes the juniper bush can take the imagination of our ancestors take a high flight. When foggy patches rose from the bush and the clouds glided past the moon, people thought they saw ghosts. The rare sand lizard still lives here.