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Open Elgin Gardens – Fairholme – Western Cape
October 27, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
The gardens range from large, established country gardens to young, recently planted gardens in villages and on smallholdings, all in a setting of great natural beauty an hour’s drive from Cape Town.
Times: 10:00 to 17:00
Enquiries: Barbara Knox-Shaw 021 844 0154/078 021 2101, Jessie Walton 083 458 3790 or email email@example.com
Duncan and Liz Henderson, Viljoenshoop Road
A large and many-faceted garden with a magnificent view of the valley. Plants grown in the nursery are showcased in a 100m-long walkway. Other features include a formal rose garden, woodland garden, grass garden, parterre garden, terrace with swimming pool, and a new formal kitchen garden. Featured in Keith Kirsten’s Gardens to Inspire, and in Garden and Home, Condé Nast, Country Life and The Gardener.
Directions: 2km from the N2 along Viljoenshoop Road. Phone 021 848 9738/082 550 8703. www.fairholmeplants.co.za
Entry: R25. Plant sales from Fairholme Nursery, which specialises in perennials, grasses and lavenders.
Charity: Siphila Sonke.