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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

Cussonia sphaerocephala

Common names: forest cabbage-tree, Natal forest cabbage tree (...

A highly ornamental, fast-growing tree, with rounded heads atop tall...

Kirstenbosch NBG
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Ledebouria socialis

Common names: silver African hyacinth, silver squill

This attractive, small bulbous plant, is by far the most popular of...

Walter Sisulu NBG
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