Taxonomic monographs on the flora of South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland, Namibia and Botswana. Descriptions of families, genera, species, infraspecific taxa, keys to genera and species, synonymy, literature and limited specimen citations, as well as taxonomic and ecological notes. It will ultimately comprise 33 volumes; sequence and publication irregular. Illustrations: black-and-white line drawings, distribution maps. 240 x 180 mm.
The flora is divided into two sub-series: 'Cryptogam volumes', and 'Flowering Plants volumes.'
All available and announced volumes are available from NHBS (as at June 2005), and a Standing Order service is available for botanists and libraries who would like to receive new volumes as they are published.