Durbanville Garden Expo & Open Gardens

Avondale Gardens, 40 Protea Way, Durbanville Cape Town.

30-31 October 2010 – 09h30-16h30 — R20 pp

All in the beautiful surroundings of 8 acres of lawns, trees, pools, organic potager & orchid house.
Enjoy refreshments in the tea garden under the trees and buy unusual plants, wireworks, garden décor and organics.

Book for talks/demos on plants, floral design, photo workshops and visit open gardens in the surrounds of Durbanville. A weekend for the Garden enthusiast!

Visit our website for more info: www.durbanvillegardenclub.co.za

Contact Zelda 0828880210 or Gordon 0835833379

Kindly note: No dogs allowed

Durbanville Garden Expo

Durbanville Garden Expo

5 Responses to Durbanville Garden Expo & Open Gardens

  1. Mary September 8, 2010 at 12:45 pm #

    Hi Zelda

    This sounds amazing – who will be conducting the talks?

  2. zelda Wahl September 8, 2010 at 4:41 pm #

    Hi Mary
    Talks as follows:
    Sat 2pm Lindie du Plessis will do a demo on floral table settings with a difference
    Sun 11am Marie Favard, expert rose fundi in the Western Cape from Ludwigs Roses. She will talk about rose care, a finger pruning demo and the newest roses for our region here in the W. Cape.
    GetPix Photo School will be doing walk n talk instruction on photography throughout the weekend, on the hour, 10 people at a time.
    Do come and join us!

  3. sue October 5, 2010 at 11:11 am #

    please advise where I can get information about the Open Gardens. I would like to know beforehand!
    thanks.

  4. zelda Wahl October 5, 2010 at 11:23 am #

    Hi Sue
    We do not publish any addresses to the open gardens on any website for security reasons. We issue a map to the people who come to the expo and have paid their R20 entry fee. If the addresses were freely available, people go directly to the gardens at all hours and other than the weekend that they are officially open. So to respect the garden owners this is our policy. All the gardens are in close proximity to the expo so there is no great inconvenience to those wanting to visit them.
    The styles and sizes of open gardens ranges from extra large farm style with ducks, birds and water, to medium contemporary, themed garden with succulents to tiny townhouse garden. The expo venue is also an open garden as well as another corporate business garden. Hope this answers your questions. Just come! Z

  5. Lynette Vermaak October 26, 2012 at 7:27 am #

    Good morning Zelda
    If we just want to browse around the gardens is there any need to book or can we just pay the entry fee upon arrival?

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