"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


Stephan Veldsman

Dietes Grandiflora

084 222 1223



Vice chairperson Mr Glyn Williams
Chairperson Mr Stephan Veldsman 

Secretary/ outings Ms Suretha Botha

Treasurer ​Mr Gert Middelberg
Ex officio member Mr Solomon Nkoane

Additional Member/ PR Mrs Sandra Splenger

Additional Member/ outings/ newsletter Ms Lorainmarie den Boogert

Additional Member Dr Christien Bredenkamp

Additional Member Prof. George Bredenkamp

​Additional Member
Sulize Veldsman



Event Title
21 Jan. 2017 09h00Tree ID light walk and talk led by Gert Middelberg. Meet at the Ana tree, just past entrance to Pretoria NBGFor all outing enquiries please contact Suretha Botha 0825639931
18 Feb. 2017 09h00Verloren Vallei weekend outing with Wild Orchid SA. To be confirmed.
Please book your own accommodation in advance & make arrangements with Joeye 0828995565/ joeyekok77@gmail.com
Payment of R150pp pay on arrival. Meet at Milly's​​

18 Mar. 2017 09h00Visit to  Tswaing Crater. Light walk led by the Tswaing Crater personal. Entrance free R30pp
8 April 2017 10h00 Baboon spiders and the baboon spider Atlas project. Talk by Ian Engelbrecht in the Pretoria NBG Biodiversity Hall
13 May 2017 10h00 AGM and talk on Biodiversity in Cities by Peter Kimberg. Pretoria NBG Biodiversity Hall
Date to be confirmed. June 2017 10h00 Visit to  Manie van der Schijff Botanical Garden. Light walk and informal talk led by Jason Sampson the curator of the Botanical Garden. 
Manie van der Schijff Boanical Garden, University of Pretoria Hatfield Campus

Newsletter Downloads

Pretoria Branch 2013.pdf
Pretoria Branch 2013