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

30 August 2014 - Volksblad Kos & kunsmark

The Volksblad Kos & Kunsmark is held on the last Saturday every month. Visitors can browse through stalls offering fresh...

«  
  »
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

30 August 2014
The Volksblad Kos & Kunsmark is held on the last Saturday every month. Visitors can browse through stalls offering fresh...
31 August 2014
The popular Kaya FM Family Day has found a new home in the outdoor setting of the the serene and remarkable Walter Sisulu NBG -...
01 September 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...

Latest News

Image
28 August 2014
There was much interest from attendees who were keen to get a better understanding of the environmental conservation work done by SANBI.Read more
Image
25 August 2014
The Western Cape Cycad Society is offering a reward of R10 000 for any information leading to the arrest of anyone linked to theft of the cycads.Read more
Image
25 August 2014
The campaign seeks to encourage individuals to take better care of the environment by promoting the culture of reducing, re-using and recycling waste.Read more
Image
20 August 2014
The forum addresses key issues relating to invasive alien species, and brings together different role-players in this field.Read more

Plants of the week

 Silvery pink, sweetly scented flowers grace this pretty shrublet.

Read more

This perennial shoots from a woody rootstock each spring, or after fire.

Read more

Animal of the week

Image

The Table Mountain ghost frog has a small and restricted natural range of less than nine square kilometres.

Read more

Quick Quiz!

Insects may be small, but they play a vital role in food production.

Which insects  are the most important pollinators of crops in South Africa?

Choices

Connect with us

Copyright 2014 © SANBI | All Rights Reserved | Terms & Conditions