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The Wildebeest's guide to South Africa

Garden Birds in South Africa by Duncan Butchart

Garden Birds in South Africa

Number of pages: 192

Year published: 2017

Published by: Struik Nature


ISBN: 978-1-77584-474-7

Click on the link to read my review of Garden Birds in South Africa on Nature on your Doorstep.


Some of the subjects in this publication

Hadeda Ibis

Helmeted Guineafowl

Cape Spurfowl

White-faced Duck

Spotted Thick-knee

African Harrier-Hawk

African Goshawk

Speckled Pigeon

Laughing Dove

Red-eyed Dove

Cape Turtle-Dove

Burchell's Coucal

Grey Go-away-bird

Purple-crested Turaco

Knysna Turaco

Red-chested Cuckoo

Diderick Cuckoo

Spotted Eagle-Owl

Barn Owl

African Grey Hornbill

Trumpeter Hornbill

African Hoopoe

Green Wood-Hoopoe

Black-collared Barbet

Crested Barbet

Acacia Pied Barbet

Red-throated Wryneck

Cardinal Woodpecker

Brown-hooded Kingfisher

Red-faced Mousebird

Speckled Mousebird

White-rumped Swift

African Palm-Swift

Greater Striped Swallow

Lesser Striped Swallow

Barn Swallow

Rock Martin

Fork-tailed Drongo

Southern Black Flycatcher

Spotted Flycatcher

African Dusky Flycatcher

Ashy Flycatcher

Fiscal Flycatcher

African Paradise-Flycatcher

Cape Batis

Karoo Prinia

Bar-throated Apalis

Willow Warbler

Black-headed Oriole

African Red-eyed Bulbul

Cape Bulbul

Dark-capped Bulbul

Sombre Greenbul

Karoo Thrush

Olive Thrush

Kurrichane Thrush

Mocking Cliff-Chat

Familiar Chat

Cape Wagtail

Arrow-marked Babbler

Cape Robin-Chat

Red-capped Robin-Chat

White-browed Robin-Chat


Southern Boubou

Black-backed Puffback

Common Fiscal

Common Myna

Common Starling

Violet-backed Starling

Cape Glossy Starling

Red-winged Starling

Pied Starling

Cape Sugarbird

Malachite Sunbird

White-bellied Sunbird

Southern Double-collared Sunbird

Scarlet-chested Sunbird

Amethyst Sunbird

Collared Sunbird

Cape White-eye

House Sparrow

Cape Sparrow

Southern Grey-headed Sparrow

White-browed Sparrow-Weaver

Scaly-feathered Finch

Red-headed Finch

Village Weaver

Southern Masked-Weaver

Cape Weaver

Thick-billed Weaver

Red-billed Quelea

Southern Red Bishop

Bronze Mannikin

Pin-tailed Whydah

Blue Waxbill

Common Waxbill

Yellow-fronted Canary

Cape Canary

Brimstone Canary

Streaky-headed Seedeater

Forest Fever Tree


Common Cabbage-Tree

Fever Tree

Paperbark Thorn

Flat Crown Albizia

Large-leaved Albizia

Sweet Thorn

Coast Coral Tree

Common Coral Tree

Weeping Boer Bean

Cape Ash

Pigeonwood Tree

White Stinkwood

Common Wild Pear

Wild Peach

Wild Plum

Flame Creeper


River Bushwillow

Coastal Camphor Bush

False Olive


Bush Tickberry

Tree Fuchsia

White Milkwood


Natal Plum


Broom Cluster Fig

Natal Fig

Natal Mahogany

Brown Ivory

Puzzle Bush

White Pear

Cape Honeysuckle

Coastal Golden-leaf / Mitzeeri

Pink Blossom Tree

Dune Crow-berry


Potato Bush

Cape Holly



Coastal Strelitzia

Natal Laburnum

Wild Dagga

Common Sugarbush


Stink-leaf Protea

Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens

Harold Porter National Botanical Garden

Lowveld National Botanic Garden (Nelspruit)

Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden

Free State National Botanical Garden

Karoo Desert National Botanical Garden

Pietermaritzburg Botanical Gardens

Pretoria National Botanical Garden

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