Easily identify
southern African trees
with this app

eTrees of Southern Africa is an essential mobile app for those visiting and living in the region with an interest in tree species.
This interactive version of Braam and Piet van Wyk's Field Guide to Trees of Southern Africa is an essential field guide that describes over 1000 of the more common and accessible tree species found in the Southern African region.
This guide has species arranged in 43 logical groups based on easy-to-observe leaf and stem characteristics.


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Key features

  • The go-to tree identification app for this region
  • FRESHLY UPDATED: the latest data, 200 additional species and 2000 new photos added
  • Over 1000 tree species -- with full-colour images, maps and descriptions
  • Search by common or scientific tree names
  • Identify a tree species by answering simple yes/no questions about the visible characteristics of the leaves
  • Compare two species on the same screen
  • Filter by GPS location
  • Keep a list of species you've seen. A personal species list that stores your sightings saved to the device (ability to upload list coming soon)
  • Universal app designed for both iPad and iPhone
  • User interface updated for iOS 7


Compare two tree species side-by-side on the same screen.

Keep track of tree species you've seen

  • Keep a record of your sightings in your Life List
  • No internet connectivity is required. Information is stored on your device
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