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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

Serruria candicans

Common names: shiny spiderhead (Eng.)

A beautiful fynbos shrublet which produces clusters of silvery pink...

Kirstenbosch NBG
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Thilachium africanum

Common names: cucumber bush (Eng.); komkommerbos (Afr.); nkobva...

An awesome small tree with the most attractive flowers.

Lowveld NBG
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