Melanie Eva Boehi

About Melanie Eva Boehi

Melanie Eva Boehi is a history PhD student at the University of Basel and is affiliated to the University of the Western Cape. Her current research project about the South African botanical complex is concerned with the history of botany, horticulture and flower cultures in the 20th and 21st centuries.

Recent Posts

The flower sellers of Cape Town: a history
27 May 2015

The vibrant colour of the Adderley Street flower market always grabs the attention of passersby. Melanie Eva Boehi brings their fascinating history to life in this Veld&Flora article based on her Masters research.

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