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Merwillia plumbea (was Scilla natalensis)Blue Squill
Medicinal value.Read more
Acokanthera oppositifoliaBushmans Poison
Contains poisonous milky latex and poisonous berries. Used medicinally.Read more
Zanthoxylum capenseSmall Knobwood
Protected in Free State, seeds used to make perfume, bark…Read more
Spreads rapidly, often used by landscapers to cover banks and…Read more
Arctotheca calendulaCape Dandylion
Yellow daisies all year, hardy groundcover, prevents soil erosion, lawn…Read more
Kniphofia praecoxRed-Hot Poker
Stunning in flower, plant next to a pond or dam.Read more
Aloe cooperiCoopers Aloe
Grassland specie, beautiful in the garden.Read more
Provincial tree of Natal, wood used for turning, poles for…Read more
Vangueria infaustaWild Medlar
Fruit is used to distil brandy and is edible, roots…Read more
Portulacaria afraElephants Foot
Leaves browsed by game and eaten by children, controls soil…Read more
Plumbago auriculataCape Leadwort
Roots and leaves for headaches, prunes well, favourite.Read more
Beautiful bluish leaves and striking flowers.Read more