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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

Chironia krebsii (Nick Helme)

Common names: Kreb’s chironia (Eng.); khomoeasephatla,...

A beautiful perennial with striking pink flowers with prominent...

Kirstenbosch NBG
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Ammocharis coranica

Common names: karoo lily, koranna lily, sore eye flower, bible...

Ammocharis coranica lives up to its common name, sore eye flower....

Karoo Desert NBG
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