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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

Aloe andersonii

Common names: Mount Anderson cliff aloe (Eng.); Mount Anderson-...

 A cliff-dwelling grass aloe, with soft leaves drooping from the...

Kirstenbosch NBG
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Ledebouria ovalifolia (Photo Klaus Wehrlin)

Common names: fynbos African hyacinth (Eng.)

This curious dwarf species has a restricted distribution mainly in...

Walter Sisulu NBG
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