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Western Cape

Our credo is to promote all aspects of knowledge of cycads, and to foster a lively interest in these plants. These objects are worthy of pursuit.

Western Cape

Position Name Email Tel
Chairperson Kobus van der Walt waltjc4@gmail.com 076 081 8469
Deputy-Chairperson Ferdie Endemann ferdie.endemann@gmail.com 082 321 1431
Secretary JC Lotter jclotter@hotmail.co.uk 076 655 0864
Treasurer Frans Geyser fransgeyser@mweb.co.za 082 325 9521
Member Charles Vorster vorster.cb@gmail.com 082 965 1016
Events Manager Pearson Cleghorn pearsonc@dealz.co.za 083 448 5881

Western Cape Branch Annual Program for 2023

Date Venue / Activity Location / Time
25 February Workshop : Cultivation of cycads Sanral Bellville  , 9h00
18 March West Coast Garden Visits. Veldrif and Langebaan 10h00
1 April Garden visit : Charles Vorster   11h00, Stellenbosch
22 April Workshop : ID of cycads – Mountainous Forms SANRAL Bellville, 9h00
6 May Garden Visit: Delia en Willie Enright 11h00
3 June Workshop : Exotic Cycads Available in SA Sanral Bellville, 9h00
29 July Garden Visit: Justin Davidson 11h00
16 September Workshop : ID of cycads – Groups 2 and 3 Sanral Bellville, 9h00
October Eastern Cape Habitat Tour or  West Coast Cycad Safari TBC
4 November Annual Plant Sale Exclusive Plants, 1Krisant Rd,Tara
25 November Year End Function TBC

Note: Members will be informed of changes to the above program. Contact the Committee members for more information about the program.

Chairperson:  Kobus van der Walt

Deputy-Chairperson:  Ferdie Endemann

Secretary:  JC Lotter

Treasurer:  Frans Geyser

Member:  Charles Vorster

Events Manager:  Pearson Cleghorn

Cycad Society Website: https://cycadsociety.org/
Cycad Links: https://cycadsociety.org/forums-and-links/