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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

Pelargonium tricolor

Common names: three-colour storksbill, three-colour pelargonium...

A fascinating, low-growing, floriferous shrublet that displays some...

Kirstenbosch NBG
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Fanninia caloglossa inflorescence showing the intriguing flowers (Photo Cameron McMaster)

Common names: Fannin’s beauty

This monotypic genus (containing only one species) and despite its...

National Herbarium Pretoria
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