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Hillary Hope Guise (International Artist and art History) will be giving a talk entitled : Flowers in the art of the Great...

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28 January 2015
Hillary Hope Guise (International Artist and art History) will be giving a talk entitled : Flowers in the art of the Great...
28 January 2015
A man with no name arrives in the Mexican village of San Miguel and discovers that the town is dominated by two gangster lords:...
31 January 2015
No matter your ability, everyone is welcome to participate in the 5 km Parkrun on Saturdays in the Pretoria National...

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

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

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Leopards have the largest distribution of any wild cat.

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