A- Z of Indegenous and Endemic Plants
Mauritius has a rich heritage of indigenous and endemic plants.
There are 58 families consisting of both indigenous and endemic plants.
There is a total of 711 indigenous plant species in Mauritius, including 246 that are endemic.
Indigenous plants are plants that occur naturally in Mauritius.
Endemic plants are a sub set of indigenous plants that occur naturally in one area and no where else in the world.