Group plants together according to their water needs.
Harvest rain water
Or use grey water in your garden
You'll need to water less as the water retains moisture for longer.
SANA Green Business Magazine Issue 23
Our SANA online Green Business Magazine, Issue 23 is available! We have featured loads of interesting articles including a focus article on SANA’s 75 Platinum Jubilee, Business leader profiles, SANA Awards 2022, Member achievements, Reading Retail, Focus on Life is a Garden and much more.
Go to https://tinyurl.com/GBMIssue23 to read the magazine online or download and read at your leisure.
Here are the best garden centres in SA! Did your favourite make it? Visit the best Garden Centres and Home Store departments our country has to offer.
South Africa’s Nursery Association (SANA) hosts an annual GCA Garden Centre competition to present to you, dear gardeners, the cream of the crop! Garden centres and home store garden departments are measured against a set of criteria aimed at assessing and improving product standards and professional service in the industry. This competition is undertaken from October to December, with moderation in early March of the following year.
We are proud to announce this year’s platinum competition winners:
Home Store Winner
Address: Access Park, Cnr Buffelsfontein Rd and 17th Ave, Walmer
Builders is a leader in home improvement and building materials with complete project solutions. Builders has four store formats that cater to different markets with their own personalised feel and service offerings. Builders promises exceptional value and offers a comprehensive range of competitively priced products, with the latter having experts on hand to give advice on home, DIY and gardening needs.
Builders Warehouse, follows the big box or warehouse retail format. Builders Warehouse offers an extensive range of competitively priced products with a large garden centre display and Builders’ supply yard.
Garden Centre Winners
Overall Garden Centre winner awarded the Jimie Malan Trophy
Address: 18 Tafelberg Ave, Langenhovenpark, Bloemfontein
Greenside Kwekery is Surprisingly Different. Once you have been to visit us,you will know the reason why. From our Platinum award-winning (Best outdoor plants in South Africa in 2012 & 2013 ) to our tree-filled Tea Garden and many features, there will be plenty of reasons for you to become a regular visitor. For the little ones there is a spacious play-area and access to small animals. Do make sure that you pay us a visit.