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London baobab tree

London baobab tree

ISN'T IT AMAZING HOW THE BAOBAB BRINGS TOGETHER COMMUNITY – EVEN IN LONDON! The bright and bold London baobab tree rises almost 46 feet high on Southbank’s waterfront. Designed by the group of artists, engineers and designers in Pirate Technics, the tree was created to represent the nations of the world that took part in this […]

Venda kids and baobab fruit

Venda kids and baobab fruit

Last week I went on a field trip to Northern Venda to research fruit production. I took this great photo of some Venda kids under one of the trees I was measuring. Kids in Venda eat a lot of baobab fruit and the calcium helps their bones grow strong. The high Vitamin C content also […]

McNabs Feelgood Wild Baobab bar

McNabs Feelgood Wild Baobab bar

We love to spread the word about All Things Baobab and here’s a South African company making great use of Baobab powder in some of their health bars. McNabs Feelgood Wild Baobab bar McNabs Feelgood produce health bars, one of which is Apricot and Wild Baobab powder. As one of the most recognizable and revered trees, and an […]

How do I measure the height of a baobab?

How do I measure the height of a baobab?

Have just returned from a truly inspiring research trip on Quilalea Island where I studied and reported on 56 Baobab trees. One of the many measurements I do is to measure the height of a baobab. It's a question I'm often asked: how does a short person like me manage this?  Well, I don't climb the […]