Kirstenbosch
Cape Town
Hantam
Nieuwoudtville
Karoo Desert
Worcester
Harold Porter
Betty's Bay
Free State
Bloemfontein
KwaZulu-Natal
Pietermaritzburg
Walter Sisulu
Roodepoort
Lowveld
Nelspruit
Pretoria
Brummeria
Visit a National
Botanical Garden

Discover how biodiversity science changes your world

view  

Read about how we are growing people for biodiversity

view  

Find links to documents, libraries and other biodiversity websites.

view  
EVENT CALENDAR

SANBI Events

No matter your ability, everyone is welcome to participate in the 5 km Parkrun on Saturdays in the Pretoria National...

S M T W T F S
 
 
 
 
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
8
 
9
 
10
 
11
 
12
 
13
 
14
 
15
 
16
 
17
 
18
 
19
 
20
 
21
 
22
 
23
 
24
 
25
 
26
 
27
 
28
 
29
 
 
 

SANBI Events

31 January 2015
No matter your ability, everyone is welcome to participate in the 5 km Parkrun on Saturdays in the Pretoria National...
01 February 2015
For 100 years, the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra has been the foremost orchestra in Africa from the inaugural concert of the...
02 February 2015
There are walks at 10h00 and 14h00 from Monday to Friday and an additional walk on Tuesday at 11h00. On Saturday there is one...

Latest News

Image
22 January 2015
The MBOISA at Design Indaba Expo surveys the most "beautiful" creations made locally.Read more
Image
20 January 2015
The name should be catchy, accessible to a broad audience and carry some scientific weight.Read more
Image
20 January 2015
This large tree is a well known feature of the garden sited near the grave of the first director.Read more
Image
31 December 2014
CREW team stumbles across new Tritoniopsis species.Read more

Plants of the week

A midsummer flowering erica from the southern Cape, ideal for fynbos gardens.

Read more

Extending beyond South Africa, this groundcover likes a shady warm spot.

Read more

Animal of the week

Image

Leopards have the largest distribution of any wild cat.

Read more

Quick Quiz!

Here is a nice word for scrabble

If a species is described as rupicolous, does it mean

Choices

Connect with us

Copyright 2015 © SANBI | All Rights Reserved | Terms & Conditions