"Committed to the conservation
of a unique wild flower heritage"

Botanical Society of South Africa
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Office hours Monday to Thursday 08:30 to 16:30. Fridays 08:30 to 16:00. Closed daily between 1 and 2, weekends and Public Holidays

Please visit the bookshops at Kirstenbosch for membership matters whilst Head Office is closed. Online joining can be accessed via www.botanicalsociety.org.za.


Branches & Gardens



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Branch Website: 


Visit the Kirstenbosch Branch on Facebook   


P.O. Box 53445




Mrs Marinda Nel


Mrs Margaret Kahle

Additional member

Prof Eugene Moll


Additional Member

​​Mr Keith Kirsten

Additional Member

Dr Dee Rees

Additional Member

Dr Natie Finkelstein


​Additional Member

Mr Tom Robbins

Additional Member​

Ms Marilyn Wilford

Additional Member​

Mr Bob von Witt

Additional Member

​Mr Philip Howes


The Kirstenbosch Branch of the Botanical Society serves members in the greater Cape Town area. Its main activities are centred on the world-famous Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden.

Available from the Kirstenbosch branch

Kirstenbosch Book Shop: 

For excellent gifts -- a wide selection of natural history books -- visit the Kirstenbosch Bookshop website run by the Kirstenbosch Branch of BotSoc. 


Activities at the Kirstenbosch branch

To find out more about the activities and events at Kirstenbosch Branch, visit these links

 Botanical Society Walks

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