Welcome to PlantZAfrica

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

Cotyledon egglii

Common names: Barberton pig’s ears (Eng.); Barberton-plakkie (...

A recently named succulent shrublet, recognized by its wedge-shaped (...

Kirstenbosch NBG
Read more
Schistostephium rotundifolium

Common names: round-leaf flat-flower (Eng.); imadliwazimbuzi (...

A bushy shrub with decorative foliage and attractive yellow...

Free State NBG
Read more

Try our amazing new search tool!

Try the Advanced Search to refine your Plants of the Week search and find plants suited to your garden or for a specific purpose.

Go to Plants of the Week to browse all plants by date published, or alphabetically.