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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

Diastella divaricata subsp. montana

Common names: mountain silkypuff

A sprawling, rounded shrub with small pink inflorescences almost all...

Kirstenbosch NBG
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Aloe vanbalenii

Common names: van balen's aloe, crawling octopus (Eng.); van-...

This is one of the most beautiful and distinctive aloes, with its...

Karoo Desert NBG
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