Included here is Hong Kong Island situated on the south coast of China. It is enclosed by the Pearl River Delta and South China Sea.
Of the endemic and near endemic vascular plants so far recorded there are just 20 species in 19 genera and 12 families but no endemic genera.
Hong Kong Herbarium 2001. Check List of Hong Kong Plants 2001. Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department, and South China Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences. Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department Bulletin 1.