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This website celebrates the plants of southern Africa.  Each week we bring you two new Plants of the Week and the Information Library contains hundreds of articles about southern Africa plants and related topics. Read More

Plants of the week

Selago villicaulis 'Purple Turtle'

Common names: purple turtle selago

This is a low growing perennial with striking lavender flowers, which...

Kirstenbosch NBG
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Rhynchosia albissima

Common names: silver snoutbean

A bright yellow-flowered, robust and erect indigenous herb, velvety...

National Herbarium Pretoria
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