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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

Stachys aethiopica

Common names: African stachys, wild sage (Eng.); katbossie,...

Stachys aethiopica is a vigorous and versatile spring-flowering...

Kirstenbosch NBG
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Ledebouria sandersonii

Common names: fairy African hyacinth

An attractive dwarf species with brightly coloured flowers, which...

Walter Sisulu NBG
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