Thohoyandou National Botanical Garden

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South Africa - Limpopo - Thohoyandou

Institution Code:

International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: Yes

Main Address:
Thohoyandou National Botanical Garden
PO Box 4435
Limpopo 0950 South Africa

Telephone: +27 (0)15 962 4258
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Christopher Willis (Chief Director)
    Curator's Name: Mufhati Bulannga
    Plant Records Officer's Name:
  • Total Staff:
    Horticultural Staff Number:
    Educational Staff Number:
    Research Staff Number:
    Administration Staff Number: 1

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Private: No
    Status: State: Yes
    Status: Educational: Yes
    Status: Municipal: No
    Status: Satellite: No
    Status: Trust: No
  • Physical Data
  • Natural Vegetation Area: Yes
  • Total Area: 82 Hectares
    Latitude: -22.97268
    Longitude: 30.46351
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres
  • Locality: Information
  • Locality: Garden Name:
  • Local Address:
  • Locality: City: Thohoyandou
  • Locality: State: Limpopo

Features and Facilities

  • Herbarium: Yes
    Arboretum: Yes
  • Micropropagation/ Tissue Culture Facilities: No
    Seed Bank: No
  • Open to public: Yes
    Friends society: No
    Retail Outlet: Shop: No
    Retail Outlet: Plant Sales: No
    Disabled access: No

Plant Collections

  • Invasive Species Monitoring: Yes

Conservation Programmes

  • Conservation Programme: Yes

Research Programmes

  • Biotechnology: No
    Plant Breeding: No
    Conservation - Biology: Yes
    Conservation - Genetics: No
    Ecosystem Conservation: Yes
    Education: Yes
    Ethnobotany: Yes
    Exploration: Yes
    Horticulture: Yes
    Invasive Species Biology and Control: Yes
    Molecular Genetics: No
    Urban Environments: Yes

Education Programmes

  • Visitor/Education Centre: No