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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

The large rose-pink flowers of Roosia lucilleae. Note the persistent petals of the old flower.

Common names: Hex River cliff mesemb (Eng.); Heksrivier...

One of two species belonging to the genus Roosia, endemic to sheer,...

Kirstenbosch NBG
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Nemesia diffusa

Common names: white cape snapdragon (Eng.); witleeubekkie (Afr.)

This beautiful, dainty little herb is covered in small, white flowers...

Harold Porter NBG
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