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SANBI Events

01 October 2014
Linda Dolan (Plant lover and Royal Horticultural Society retiree) will be giving a talk titled English gardens through the...
03 October 2014
The Cape Orchid Society consists of a group of friendly people who share a passion for growing orchids. It is the oldest orchid...
06 October 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...

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30 September 2014
SANBI's main source of biodiversity information is getting a new look.Read more
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29 September 2014
Dr Abrahamse encouraged scientists to move approaches beyond traditional methodologies.Read more
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25 September 2014
SANBI's CREW (Custodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers) was recognised in the Biodiversity category.Read more
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23 September 2014
The Environmental Education exhibit was awarded gold while the Feature Garden exhibit got silver.Read more

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Big bold leaves and thistle-like flowers make this a plant you won't overlook.

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This perennial plant with pretty white flowers is not often cultivated.

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Paired for life, bonding plays a significant role in their daily lives.

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