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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

Lachenalia reflexa

Common names: yellow soldier

A bulbous plant with bright yellow, urn-shaped flowers, and ascending...

KwaZulu-Natal NBG
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Xanthocercis zambesiaca

Common names: nyala tree (Eng.); njalaboom, hoenderspoor (Afr...

This is a large impressive, evergreen tree with an exceptional dense...

Lowveld NBG
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