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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

Duvernoia aconitiflora

Common names: yellow pistolbush, lemon pistolbush (Eng.);...

A beautiful shrub with dense dark foliage and showy pale yellow...

Kirstenbosch NBG
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Struthiola striata

Common names: roemenaggie, katstertjie (Afr.)

A pretty shrub with four petaloid scales and cream-coloured flowers,...

Compton Herbarium
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