Know, grow, protect and enjoy South Africa's indigenous plants

BotSoc Blog

BotSoc is dedicated to biodiversity conservation and environmental education and awareness. Read our latest blogs and news stories here and join us as we get to know, grow, protect and enjoy South Africa’s indigenous plants.

Webinar: Tree conservation
Haasendal Restoration: Saving fynbos
Fynbos gardeners: Why you should get your hands dirty this autumn
Halting the illegal succulent plant trade
Plant spotters to the rescue
Circle of life
Webinar: Plant Taxonomy
Getting to know the secretive Nama-Karoo Biome
The quirks of growing Lowveld Chestnut
Follow the Eastern Cape’s plant signals
Webinar: Herbaria: What’s the blooming point?
What you must know about BotSoc membership changes
2022’s plant discoveries that had the botanists celebrating
Growing the proud legacy of BotSoc
Growing trust Sthembile Zondi
Pride from abroad
Webinar: What lies beneath – the microbiome
Get out and get active! Take a hike with BotSoc branches
A liquorish-like vine for your food forest: Growing African Ginseng
Beating the boom
Webinar: Great Southern Bioblitz
Engage all your senses in this world first for plant lovers
Eat wild
Webinar: People, plants and heritage
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