The natural areas of the Garden are a haven for wildlife, including about 151 species of birds,  about 54 species of reptiles and almost 50 species of mammals.

For more information see Havens of Biodiversity, a booklet (pdf) describing biodiversity in the 9 National Botanical Gardens.

Free State NBG Biodiversity Lists

Reptile List
Bird List

Article: Malachite Sunbird recaptured after ten years

Plant List
Mammal List
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