Journal of
Ecology and The Natural Environment

  • Abbreviation: J. Ecol. Nat. Environ.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9847
  • DOI: 10.5897/JENE
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 394

Full Length Research Paper

An inventory of plant species found in gravel borrow pit around Gaborone, Botswana

Israel A. Legwaila*
  • Israel A. Legwaila*
  • Botswana College of Agriculture, Department of Crop Science and Production, Private Bag 0027, Gaborone, Botswana.
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Gaone T. Thebe
  • Gaone T. Thebe
  • Botswana College of Agriculture, Department of Crop Science and Production, Private Bag 0027, Gaborone, Botswana.
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Tebogo Selebatso
  • Tebogo Selebatso
  • Botswana College of Agriculture, Department of Crop Science and Production, Private Bag 0027, Gaborone, Botswana.
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  •  Received: 27 August 2015
  •  Accepted: 28 September 2015
  •  Published: 30 November 2015

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