2-DAY ORGANIC FOOD GARDENING COURSE

SAT 24TH & SUN 25TH OCTOBER 10AM – 4PM Co-facilitated by Karen Parkin and Saskia Schelling Karen is passionate about, and has been growing good healthy food and medicine for more than 20 years. She has facilitated many courses in permaculture and organic gardening practices. After a long sabbatical to study Herbalism...

Spring Flower Show

The Cape Horticultural Society 2015 SPRING  FLOWER SHOW What you can see … On show are award-winning flower displays, floral art exhibits, indigenous bulbs and plants, exotic and fragrant flowers, herbs, veggies, etc… and buy … Indigenous plants, shrubs, bulbs, herbs and gardening equipment and products, and hear...

Bananas Going Bananas Again!

Have you ever witnessed the process of bananas coming into flower and then slowly, bit by bit, day by day lifting up the bracts to reveal the tiny delicate female flowers and ‘to be’ fruit underneath? It is the most fascinating process to observe! The bees LOVE this part...

children’s workshop coming up

I sense more and more that children (and adults too) are spending vast amounts of their time with and on technology, and less and less time connecting with nature, the earth and others. This resultant ‘disconnect’ with the earth, animal and plant worlds seems to separate children (and adults) from the rhythms...