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Make this Valentine's Day a memorable one for you and your Valentine and have your photo taken in our beautiful Garden.
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SANBI Events

14 February 2016
Make this Valentine's Day a memorable one for you and your Valentine and have your photo taken in our beautiful Garden.
14 February 2016
Come and enjoy the day of love in an outdoor, relaxed atmosphere along with great artists and music. Gates open at 08:00 and the...
14 February 2016
Valentines in the Gardens with the “Prince of the Saxophone” ...an afternoon for lovers of great music. Performing in the...

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05 February 2016
Seeing this display is like watching a miracle taking place in front of your eyes!Read more
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03 February 2016
It is speculated that the plants were being harvested for commercial sale.Read more
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26 January 2016
The plant was last found 22 years ago by Goldblatt and Manning in the December of 1994.Read more
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25 January 2016
After much-needed rain, the Brunsvigias might be blooming by the 3rd of March 2016.Read more

Plants of the week

P. mundii is great for attracting birdlife such as Sunbirds and Sugarbirds into the garden.

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Chasmanthe floribunda's spikes of vibrant orange flowers make a bold statement in large plantings.

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Animal of the week

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These mussels were first detected on the west coast of South Africa in the late 1970s.

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A 10th SANBI National Botanical Garden, Kwelera NBG, is currently being developed.

In which province will this new Garden be located?

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