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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

Erica grandiflora subsp. grandiflora

Common names: golden heath (Eng.); goueheide (Afr.)

A sturdy fynbos shrub with outstanding bright orange flowers at the...

Kirstenbosch NBG
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Ipomoea oenotheroides

Common names: Christmas flower (Eng.); krismisblom (Afr.)

An eye-catching, drought-resistant shrublet with bright pink ‘...

Free State NBG
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