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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

Ceropegia crassifolia var. crassifolia

Common names: leathery-leaved ceropegia

Members of the genus Ceropegia in the strict sense, are characterized...

National Herbarium Pretoria
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Drosanthemum longipes

Common names: Biedouw drosanthemum (Eng.); biedouw-rankvygie (...

A remarkable, summer dormant, scrambling, leaf succulent, with...

Kirstenbosch NBG
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