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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

Cannomois grandis, female plant

Common names: giant river-reed, large bell reed, grand Cape-...

One of the most spectacular of the Cape restios with upright stems...

Kirstenbosch NBG
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Othonna euphorbioides (Nick Helme)

Common names: doringkers (Afr.)

A thorny, yet charming, mound-forming species of Othonna with...

Compton Herbarium
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