• Cape Flora SA is a non-profit company (NPC) with the purpose of identifying and addressing the strategic needs of the fynbos and protea industry.

About us

Cape Flora SA, is a non-profit company (NPC) established in 2005 with the purpose of identifying and addressing the strategic needs of the fynbos and protea industry. Their vision is to bring about a sustainable increase in the demand for, and supply of, high value/high quality fynbos products to discerning international markets to the benefit of all role players in the South African fynbos industry.

Management

The Cape Flora SA Executive Management Committee consist of the following individuals, each with an assigned portfolio;

Dr L Hoffman – Chairperson
Ms L Richardson – Sustainable Harvesting
Mr A Rabe – Transformation & Training
Mr N Hall – Research
Ms M Knight – Communication
Mr T Basson – Dried Flowers
Mr P Vermaak – Veld Harvesting
Mr J Gerber – Marketing
Mr S Chennells – Ad hoc
Mr J Walsch – JMF

Representatives

Area representatives:

Boland: Marie Knight
West Coast: Neil Hall
Overberg: Thys Basson
Southern Cape: Pierre Vermaak
Eastern Cape: Johan Gerber
Northern Provinces & KZN: Simon Chennells

Photo credits: Flower Valley Conservation Trust. Kobus Tollig Photography. Dr Gerhard Malan. Fayette Scherwinski. Leon Hugo Photography