City of Joburg

Johannesburg City Parks and Zoo

Johannesburg Zoo


All queries should be channelled through the call centre, Joburg Connect, which can be contacted 24 hours, seven days a week, on 0860 56 28 74 or 011 375 5555 For each query, you will get a reference number. Make sure you keep this number so that you can follow up your query. Email: Facebook Instagram Youtube

Keen to know what that plant is in your garden? You can find all plant and garden related information at the Johannesburg Botanical Garden's library and herbarium.

What's that plant in your garden?

Located in the Administration Block of the Botanical Gardens in Emmarentia, the library and herbarium are open to the general public free of charge.

Services on offer include plant identification (assisted and self-service) and planting advice, as well as tours and school group visits.

The operating times are from 07:30 to 15: 30 Mondays through Fridays. For enquiries, contact Anni Bruyns on 011 782 0517 or