Help today by donating to plant conservation

We’re a branch of the Botanical Society of South Africa. It’s our mandate to undertake and support conservation and restoration projects across Cape Town. And all funds raised by the Kirstenbosch Branch of the Botanical Society support these activities.

You can help – donate to the Kirstenbosch Branch, and help make Cape Town’s natural spaces healthier and happier. 

Or leave a bequest to the Kirstenbosch Branch. Contact us for more information.




10 GOLDEN rules of ecological restoration

Whether you are part of a restoration or a carbon-sequestration project, always be guided by these 10 environmental rules. Plenty of  ... MORE


How to grow Proteas in your outdoor space

One of South Africa’s most iconic plant groups, the Proteas are both the most well-known members of the Protea family ... MORE



The Princess Vlei restoration project in Cape Town is a key example of successful partnering for ecological restoration. MORE


Hiking South Africa’s national botanical gardens

A favourite with hiking enthusiasts is the classic Skeleton Gorge hike, which will lead you up a series of ... MORE


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