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News item thumbnail August Plant of the Month: Utricularia menziesii
3 Aug 2016

Utricularia menziesii (Redcoats) is a small tuberous, insectivorous herb with bright red flowers, growing to a few centimetres in height.

News item thumbnail July Plant of the Month: Hybanthus calycinus
1 Jul 2016

Hybanthus calycinus (Wild Violet) is a delicate, perennial herb to 60 cm high.

News item thumbnail New to Nuytsia
1 Jul 2016

New species of Allocasuarina, Beaufortia and Tetratheca are among the research findings published today.