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SANBI Events

25 November 2017
Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden bids farewell to Johnny Clegg. “Kirstenbosch is pleased to announce that we will host a...
26 November 2017
Nestled below Castle Rock and the beautiful Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden, the Kirstenbosch Craft and Food Market is arguably...

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03 November 2017
Twenty-two international researchers are currently following the project including scientists from countries that include Cuba, Nigeria and Germany.Read more
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25 October 2017
The Umzimvubu Catchment Partnership Programme launched a research programme aimed at facilitating strategic innovation in the catchment.Read more
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24 October 2017
SANBI's Namhla Mbona won an award at the Water Research Commission's Knowledge Tree Awards in Johannesburg.Read more
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18 October 2017
SANBI and DST launched the Natural Science Collections Facility in KwaZulu-Natal's Drakensberg on the 17th of October 2017.Read more

Plants of the week

Ammocharis coranica lives up to its common name, sore eye flower.

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A beautiful perennial with striking pink flowers with prominent yellow anthers.

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Animal of the week

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These omnivorous caprellids are usually found in dense colonies attached to submerged man-made structures, floating seaweed, and other organisms.

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

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