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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

Pelargonium heterophyllum

Common names: because of its rarity there are no recorded...

Pelargonium heterophyllum is a rare species from the Renosterveld,...

CREW
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Grewia retinervis

Common names: Kalahari raisin, false sandpaper raisin, Kalahari...

Grewia retinervis is a hardy shrub with bright yellow flowers in...

National Herbarium Pretoria
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