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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

Helichrysum patulum

Common names: honey everlasting (Eng.); kooigoed (Afr.);...

Helichrysum patulum has attractive, aromatic, grey foliage and...

Kirstenbosch NBG
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Ledebouria rupestris

Common names: Mac-Mac African hyacinth

An attractive dwarf Ledebouria forming dense clusters of many tiny...

Walter Sisulu NBG
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