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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

Melianthus major

Common names: honey flower, melianthus, giant honey flower,...

With its decorative blue-green leaves and tall, dark rusty-red flower...

Kirstenbosch NBG
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Cichorium intybus

Common names: blue dandelion, chicory (Eng.); sigorei (Afr.)

Most people will only admire this pretty, blue-flowered weed along...

National Herbarium Pretoria
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