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Printed copies of Nuytsia Volume 24 now available
18 Dec 2014
Printed copies of Nuytsia Volume 24 are available for sale until 9 January 2015. Indicate your interest ASAP by email to the Nuytsia Editorial Committee.
New to Nuytsia
2 Dec 2014
Nuytsia cover New species in Brachyloma, Thryptomene and Hibbertia were published on Thursday along with five short communications on the WA flora.
December Plant of the Month: Anthotium humile
2 Dec 2014
Plant of the MonthAnthotium humile (Dwarf Anthotium) is a small, summer-flowering, perennial herb with linear to terete leaves that grows in sand or clay in winter-wet swamps or on hillslopes in southern Western Australia.