Colin Mills, compiler of the Hortus Camdenensis, died in late November 2012 after a short illness. As he always considered the Hortus his legacy, it is his family's intention to keep the site running in perpetuity. It will not, however, be updated in the near future.


A family of some 13 genera and 390 species of herbs and shrubs, chiefly from temperate regions of the Southern Hemisphere.  [FNSW].  Represented in the Hortus by a single ornamental species.

Plants in this Family

  1. Brunonia australis R.Br.