Our logo is adapted from a painting by Phillip Dlamini, 1998, of a purple crested turaco. In traditional Swazi dress, the red feathers feature in the royal headdress, so this bird illustration is not only a symbol for wildlife conservation, but also of cultural heritage.
Stiburus conrathii Hack.
Occasional, near streams and vieis in high altitude grassland. Flowering in June.
Poa annua L.
Recorded from disturbed areas at log cabins and office, in moist shady areas. Naturalised from Europe.
Festuca caprina Nees
Abundant in moist areas around Malolotja viei.
Festuca costata Nees
Tussock fescue Siswati: Lukhasi
Common, patchy distribution in high altitude grassland.
Festuca scabra Vahl
Uncommon, recorded from exotic forest at high altitude.
Bromus catharticus Vahl
Uncommon, recorded from area in front of warden's house. Naturalised, different strains from Europe, Australia and America.
Bromus natalensis Stapf
(B. speciosus Nees)
((B. firmior (Nees) Stapf))
Uncommon, found in high altitude grassland areas.
Brachypodium flexum Nees
Uncommon, one record from stream bank of upper Majolomba river.
Head Quarters: (+268) 2416 1489/1179
King Sobhuza II Park: (+268) 2416 1489/1179
National Museum: (+268) 2416 1489/1179
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Malolotja Nature Reserve: (+268) 2444 3241 / (+268) 2416 1480
Mantenga Nature Reserve and Swati Cultural Village: 2416 1151/1178
Mlawula Nature Reserve: (+268) 2383 8885 (Reception)
(+268) 2383 8453 (Senior Warden)
Magadzavane Lodge: (+268) 2343 5108/9