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SANBI Events

Dr. John Rogers retired Geologist (UCT) will be presenting an illustrated talk on Geology of the Western Cape “Bedrock and...

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27 May 2015
Dr. John Rogers retired Geologist (UCT) will be presenting an illustrated talk on Geology of the Western Cape “Bedrock and...
30 May 2015
Free State National Botanical Garden Art and Food Market is held every last Saturday of the month. Visitors can browse...
31 May 2015
Nestled below Castle Rock and the beautiful Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden, the Kirstenbosch Craft and Food Market is arguably...

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26 May 2015
The event culminated in the release of a ‘Declaration on biodiversity information for sustainable development in Africa’.Read more
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26 May 2015
Learners from Silindokhule School for the Blind and visually impaired were the guests of honour.Read more
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25 May 2015
From 3 to 4 June 2015, SANBI will host an FBIP Forum at the Pretoria National Botanical Gardens.Read more
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22 May 2015
Learners recited poems, performed a play and sang songs echoing the message of environmental conservation.Read more

Plants of the week

A glorious silvery pagoda plant often only seen by hikers.

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One of the beautiful summer rainfall bulbs from the north of the country.

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Animal of the week

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When out of breeding season, the males may imitate several other bird species in their calls.

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