Gardening Clubs & Societies

The South African Landscapers Institute

The South African Landscapers Institute (SALI) was formed in 1984 by a group of progressive landscapers who saw the potential of the landscape industry in South Africa. They believed that the true potential could only be realized if landscape contractors.

President: Mary Vincent
President Contact Phone: 021 558 4989
President Contact Email: salicape@iafrica.com
Gauteng region: Dez Whitehead
Contact Email: info@sali.co.za
Contact Phone: 084 667 2556
KZN Region: Sylvia Burger
Contact Email: salikzn@telkomsa.net
Contact Phone: 031 765 6637
Website: www.sali.co.za
Social Media: Facebook

South African Bonsai Association

President: Willem Pretorius
President Contact Phone: 083 260 5696
President Contact Email: Wilron@mweb.co.za or willempret@ mweb.co.za
Vice President: Earl Jefferys
Vice President Contact Phone: 082 573 6781
President Contact Email: 
earl@specializedbrakes.co.za
Gauteng region: Hennie Reyneke
Contact Email: hennie@eroelectronic.co.za
Contact Phone: 082 414 1171
Eastern Cape Region: Robert De Witt
Contact Email: robertdewitt@telkomsa.net
Contact Phone: 083 699 4570
Website: www.saba.org.za

Durban North Garden Club

The club is open to anyone interested in gardening and meets on the fourth Monday of months January to November. Meetings alternate between evening meetings with speakers or workshops and morning meetings of outings to nurseries, gardens, etc.

Chairperson: Wendy Clack
Chairperson Contact Phone: 084 8146854
Chairperson Contact Email: durbannorthgardenclub@hotmail.com
Secretary: Wendy Clack
Secretary Contact Phone: 031 5639167
Secretary Contact Email: durbannorthgardenclub@hotmail.com
Areas Covered: Durban North, La Lucia, Umhlanga Rocks, Morningside
Location: KwaZulu-Natal

Umhlanga Rocks Garden Club

For garden lovers in the north Durban area.

Chairperson: Laurelle Barnett
Chairperson Contact Phone: 031 564 5515
Chairperson Contact Email: kandlbarnett@telkomsa.net
Areas Covered: Umhlanga, La Lucia, Somerset Valley, Glenashley, Durban North & Sunningdale
Location: KwaZulu-Natal

Alfred County Orchid Society

Alfred County Orchid Society takes it’s name from the magisterial district of Port Shepstone during the old colonial era, of the later part of the 19th century, that was known as Alfred County, and was situated between the Umtamvuna river in the south and the Umzumbe river in the north.

President: Mike Morrison
President Contact Phone: 082 338 3358
Vice President: Martin Rautenbach
Vice President Contact Phone: 082 320 6361
Secretary: Dennis McCartney
Email: duatorc@telkomsa.net
Secretary Contact Phone: 082 556 4975
Areas Covered: Hibberdene to Port Edward
Website: www.sites.google.com/site/alfredcountyorchidsociety/
Location: KwaZulu-Natal

The Royal Agricultural Society

The Royal Agricultural Society is a private non-profit organisation, run largely by unpaid volunteers who of their own volition have a tradition – extending for 163 years – of hosting shows in support of agriculture, horticulture and broad economic activity within the province of KZN. Any profits generated by the Society are expended solely on agricultural and horticultural related service activities and on maintaining the Society’s facilities.

Chairperson: Mr M Moncur
Chairperson Contact Phone: 033 345 6274
Chairperson Contact Email: info@gardenshow.co.za
Website: www.royalagriculturalsociety.co.za
Location: KwaZulu-Natal

Dendrological Society of South Africa

We promote knowledge, protection and propagation of trees, and the preservation of tree-dominated ecosystems, as a contribution to effective environmental conservation and improvement in South Africa.

Chairperson: Naas Grové
Chairperson Contact Phone: 082 575 4244
Chairperson Contact Email: dendrosoc@esnet.co.za
Secretary: Francois Van Wyk
Secretary Contact Email: dendrosoc@esnet.co.za
Areas Covered: South Africa
Website: www.dendro.co.za