Sustainable City Exhibition

The Imagine Durban project is pleased to invite all members of the public, businesses and schools to visit our free Sustainable City Exhibition taking place on the 13th to 15th August 2010 at the Durban Exhibition Centre, Hall 2, 11 Walnut Road , Durban. The exhibition will provide you with an excellent opportunity to get […]

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Bonsai Tulip

A few weeks back I went to the nursery to get a small tree for an empty bonsai pot I had when I got distracted by the display of bulbs. I’ve never actually grown bulbs but decided to give the tulips a go, what with my niece being Dutch. So, I grabbed a bag and […]

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Greening Cape Town with Greenpop

I was recently made aware of a new initiative, “Greenpop”, that aims “to contribute to the underprivileged (and ‘under-greened’) communities of Cape Town in a tangible, innovative and sustainable way.” It is arbor month in September and the project plans to plant 1000 trees at development project and community organisation sites, and at underprivileged schools […]

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Planting Season

I’m sure by now most people realise that their food choices have environmental as well as health implications, which is why growing your own is a smart move.  Even if you only have a balcony or small courtyard you can still grow an amazing amount of fresh produce (see next week’s post on growing rocket […]

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Community gardening schemes

Fab interesting website: http://www.startuk.org/eat/community-garden-schemes.aspx

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