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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

Neorautanenia ficifolia

Common names: fig-leaf trailing pea (Eng.); blou-ertjie, wilde-...

A beautiful herb, with attractive bright blue flowers and trailing...

National Herbarium Pretoria
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Stachys rugosa (Adam Harrower)

Common names: grey tea stachys (Eng.); vaaltee, bojanntee,...

Spring flowering Stachys rugosa is a water-wise, ornamental,...

Kirstenbosch NBG
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