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Cliff Dorse (Biodiversity Management, City of Cape Town) will be giving a talk title The Dassenberg Coastal Catchment...

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SANBI Events

17 September 2014
Cliff Dorse (Biodiversity Management, City of Cape Town) will be giving a talk title The Dassenberg Coastal Catchment Partnership...
22 September 2014
There are walks at 10h00 and 14h00 from Monday to Friday and an additional walk on Tuesday at 11h00. On Saturday there is one...
26 September 2014
Top African fashion designers are set to make the Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden a fashion ramp as they, along with...

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16 September 2014
The highlight of the event was a mobile laboratory that generated a great deal of interest from learners.Read more
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11 September 2014
SANBI’s Biodiversity Education Programmes put focus on teaching and learning during Arbor week.Read more
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10 September 2014
The garden's layout includes a township garden, a courtyard garden and a shade garden section.Read more
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08 September 2014
The career expo attracts over 24 000 visitors from around the country and the kingdom of Lesotho.Read more

Plants of the week

 An unusual succulent daisy with silvery grey leaves.

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A genus of sedges, many from the Western Cape.

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Animal of the week

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Widespread in southern Africa, it is associated with termite mounds.

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