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

Botanical Society of South Africa
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OFFICE HRS: Mon - Thu 8:30 to 16:30, Fri 8:30 to 16:00
Closed daily from 13:00 - 14:00, Weekends and Public Holidays.

When the Botsoc Head Office is closed, please kindly visit either of the BotSoc bookshops at Kirstenbosch entrances 1 and 2, where staff will assist you with membership joining and/or renewals


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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