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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

Dimorphotheca sinuata

Common names: Namaqualand daisy, African daisy (Eng.); gousblom...

This showy annual creates sheets of brilliant orange when it flowers...

Kirstenbosch NBG
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Staberoha cernua, female plant. (Photo Felix Riegel)

Common names: droopy tasselreed

An attractive, small, tufted restio, with brown-tan seed heads that...

Kirstenbosch NBG
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