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Garden Day

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Sign up for FREE flower crown maker stations:

Crown yourself King or Queen of Garden Day and complete your details below to register for our FREE flower crown maker stations on the 12th and 19th of October 2019 between 12:00 – 14:00. All materials will be provided and everyone is invited!

The Werf Food Garden, Boschendal

Description: Celebrate Garden Day at beautiful Boshendal! Interact, learn, eat and play on 11 acres of organically grown gardens - a fun day out for the whole family. Experts from across SA will be in the garden explaining practices such as seed saving, pruning, composting and general plant care. Create flower crowns and Christmas garlands, mix your own botanical infused cocktails and taste our delicious farm-fresh produce. Kids will be entertained by the Tree House team about raised bed learning, bird feeder design and scavenger hunts. See website for further information on what experiences to expect. Entry to the garden is free. A map of activities will be available at the welcome station.

When: Sunday 20 October 2019

Where: The Werf Food Garden, Boschendal

Cost: See website for details

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Foxglove Studio Celebrate Garden Day

Description: In celebration of Garden Day join the expert team of Foxglove Studio at Canal Walk to learn how to create your very own flower crown this weekend only. Foxglove are offering special offers in the effort to bloom up the world this Garden Day. Book soon to avoid disappointment.

When: Saturday and Sunday 19 & 20 October 2019

Where: Foxglove Studio at Canal Walk

Cost: Free

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Kalk Bay Village Celebrates Garden Day

Description: The village of Kalk Bay is celebrating all things botanical this Garden Day with a full festival of activities, including a talks schedule focusing on indigenous plants, botanical street installations and curated flower themed shop displays and a photographic exhibition entitled "Underwater Gardening” where one can discover another world of gardens under the surface of False bay. There’s something for everyone. A Plant&seed bring-and-swop will take place all day on Sunday 20 October. Visitors to Kalk Bay village will also go home with their own envelope of seeds on the day.

When: Sunday 20 October 2019

Where: Kalk Bay Village

Cost: Free entrance

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Oxbow Country Estate Celebrates Garden Day

Description: Families are encouraged to join Alison Lovell, owner and gardener of Oxbox Country Estate, on Sunday 20 October for a guided tour of the organic vegetable garden and surrounds. Visitors can stay on to enjoy a leisurely lunch under the willow trees with food prepared straight from the garden.

When: Sunday 20 October 2019

Where: Oxbow Country Estate is situated just off the R25 towards the Bronkhorstspruit dam, Gauteng

Cost: See website for details

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Garden Day at Norval Foundation

Description: Celebrate Garden Day with Norval Foundation! We’re hosting a day of fun and festivities for the whole family. Come join us for a variety of activities, including a tour of the sculptures, a treasure hunt, a drumming session and magic! Free admission to our Sculpture Garden all day!

When: Sunday 20 October 2019

Where: 4 Steenberg Blvd, Steenberg Estate, Cape Town, Western Cape 7945

Cost: See Website For Details

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Backsberg Estate Garden Day Picnic

Description: Celebrate Garden Day at Backsberg Estate Cellars on Sunday 20 October. The estate will host a pop-up installation by Grow Box on their Rose Garden venue lawn for green thumbed visitors and guests are also invited to channel their creative creative with a flower crown and bouquet building station. Backsberg is offering pre-booked picnics and reserved picnic spots on the afternoon and the Backsberg Restaurant weekly Sunday lamb spit feast, will be accompanied by food harvested from the winery's grounds. Bookings for both picnics and the Sunday feast are essential. Contact bianca@backsberg.co.za for further information.

When: Sunday 20 October 2019

Where: Backsberg Estate Cellars, Klapmuts

Cost: See website for details

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Constantia Waldorf Garden Day Lemniscate

Description: Pack a picnic and join Constantia Waldorf at the planting of their "Lemniscate" Teaching Garden on Saturday 19 October from 10am to 3pm. A drumming session will be followed by a guide to the basics of biodynamics and permaculture, through practical implementation. All are welcome to attend and dig in on the festivities. Don't forget to take a plant with you and wear a flower crown.

When: Saturday 19 October 2019

Where: Spaanschemat River Rd, Belle Constantia, Cape Town, 7806

Cost: Free entrance

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Avondale Open Gardens Durbanville

Description: In the lead up to Garden Day, Avondale Gardens in Durbanville is hosting an open garden for the public on Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 October. Come explore and get inspired. The entrance fee goes towards charitable causes. See the Avondale Gardens facebook page for further details.

When: Saturday and Sunday 5 & 6 October 2019 - 9am to 5pm

Where: 40 Protea Way, Durbanville

Cost: R30 per person

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Jozi Food Farmer & Bo Lets Yoga

Description: Jozi Food Farmer and Bo Lets Yoga have teamed up for a unique Garden Day celebration on Sunday 20 October at JFF Rooftop Farm. Enjoy a 75 minute Yoga session followed by a 60 minute seminar on organic farming, whilst taking in the Johannesburg skyline. Booking is essential. For more information visit the Jozi Rooftop Farmer facebook page. Take away plant included.

When: Sunday 20 October 2019 starting at 08h00

Where: 70 Juta Street, Braamfontein

Cost: R330 per person

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Food Fanatics at The Homestead

Description: Food Fanatics is hosting a Garden Day party at their unique venue, The Homestead on Saturday 19 October. Guests can look forward to a fresh Garden Harvest Table with an array of dishes inspired by, and using, fresh veggies and flavours from their home-grown garden. Find your way to the hidden gem tucked away in Constantia. Chef Elrika will also host a wine tasting experience with Dainty Bess and her lovely wine-maker Jane Eedes. Enjoy your lunch outside and create a Garden Day flower crown and post a pic on their Polaroid Garden Wall. Reservation Required.

When: Saturday 19 October 2019

Where: The Homestead at 23 Constantia Main Road, Plumstead (entrance in Bardia Road)

Cost: R250 per person *Booking essential

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Somerset West Village Garden Celebration

Description: Enjoy a (flower) crowning morning with Somerset West Village Garden (SWVG) in celebration of Garden Day. In a short period of five years SWVG has grown from a neglected park into a thriving urban farm. Support the development and ongoing success of this local community garden by spending Saturday 19 October with them, celebrating Garden Day. Create and wear a flower crown to the occasion and win! Your ticket includes G&T’s, bubbles, two food tastings stations; a cooking demo and tasting by award-wining chef George Jardine using freshly harvested veg, three gardening talks, and a green goody bag. Time: 10h30 - 13h00 For Tickets: email info@swvg.co.za to book.

When: Saturday 19 October 2019

Where: 41 New Street Somerset West

Cost: R350

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Serenity Bonsai Course for Beginners

Description: Bonsai for Beginners. Learn how to grow, style, prune and reporrepot your bonsai with expert Mason Gentz. The cost for the workshop includes light refreshments and bonsai tree to take home. Cost R850 per person. *Booking essential.

When: Saturday 19 October 2019

Where: Cnr R104 adn R512, Zandfontein Hartbeespoort

Cost: R850

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Stellenbosch Botancial Gardens

Description: Stellenbosch Botanical Gardens is celebrating Garden Day this year by offering FREE entry to all visitors on the day (Sunday 20 October). Join them in the garden and you'll also receive a seed packet of indigenous seed mix or natural pest control and pollinator mix to take home.

When: Sunday 20 October 2019

Where: Neethling St &, Van Riebeeck St, Stellenbosch Central, Stellenbosch

Cost: Free entrance

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Montagu Museum Herb Festival

Description: The Montagu Museum is hosting South Africa's first ever Medicinal Herb Festival. Join them in October and celebrate Garden Day as they embrace our living heritage and give thanks to Mother Nature.

When: 18 to 20 October 2019

Where: 41 Long Street Montagu, Western Cape

Cost: See website for details

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Art Curator Gallery

Description: Enjoy a complimentary glass of wine at the Art Curator Gallery, when you pop in to see their exhibition of Flower Study Paintings on Garden Day.

When: Sunday 20 October 2019

Where: Lourensford Wine Estate Lourensford Road Somerset West 7130

Cost: Free entrance

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Life Retreat Yoga Studio, Lourensford

Description: Join Life Retreat Yoga Studio for an outdoor Yoga class on Garden Day. Everyone is encouraged to wear a flower crown!

When: Sunday 20 October 2019

Where: Lourensford Estate Lourensford Rd, Somerset West

Cost: See website for details

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Johannesburg Botanical Gardens

Description: Johannesburg Botanical Gardens is hosting a variety of festivities in celebration of Garden Day. Meet Mrs South Africa Green, explore the Shakespeare garden, view the landart sculpture of Gordon Freud, sample the moreish delights at the various food trucks or take in the talents of local buskers. Create and wear a flower crown to add to the festivities!

When: Sunday 20 October 2019

Where: Olifants Rd, Emmarentia, Johannesburg, 2194

Cost: Free entrance

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Fabulous Flowers Bespoke Flower Crown Workshop

Description: Fabulous Flowers is excited to announce their first flower crown workshop in celebration of Garden Day in their brand new studio, which is situated in Toffie Lane, Claremont. Join them and learn how to make a beautiful, bespoke flower crown to wear on Garden Day. The cost of the workshop includes a light lunch with champagne or wine. Space is limited so booking is essential.

When: Saturday 12 October from 12h00 to 15h00

Where: 16, 18 Toffie Lane, Claremont

Cost: R1500 per person

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Bubbles and Bloom – A Garden Day Celebration

Description: Celebrate Garden Day with Maua Blossoms at the wonderful garden space at The Trea Garden. Expect some floral pampering.. enjoy a harvest table of garden treats... bubbly... flower crown station... and great giveaways. See pre booking specials.

When: Sunday 20 October 2019

Where: 26 Swart Drive Midrand, Gauteng

Cost: See Website For Details

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Dis-Chem Foundation Food Garden

Description: Celebrate Garden Day at the Dis-Chem Foundation Food Garden with various different stalls to select your own freshly picked, home grown vegetables from. Bring a blanket and enjoy the harvest picnic-style in their garden.

When: Sunday 20 October - 09h00 to 15h00

Where: Dis-Chem Foundation Food Garden - Cnr Le Roux Ave &, Stag Rd, Glen Austin AH, Midrand, 1685

Cost: R20 Entrance fee

Babylonstoren – Flower Crown Workshops

Description: Learn how to create a head-turning flower crown using fynbos and greenery from the Babylonstoren garden. Join their gardeners as they demonstrate an easy way to make these ephemeral headpieces. Then roll up your sleeves and try your hand at making your own. The workshops are one and a half hours long with two sessions per day - 10am and 2pm with a capacity for 20 people per workshop.

When: Wednesday 16 October and Thursday 17 October – two sessions per day (10am and 2pm)

Where: Babylonstoren

Cost: Free with R10 Babylonstoren gate fee applicable

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The Herb Farm – Garden Day Picnic and High Tea

Description: Listen to the sounds of a baby grand piano while you picnic with family and friends at the Herb Garden on Sunday 20 October. Take in their vast array of over 450 herbs including herb trees, shrubs, ground covers, climbers, annuals and succulants. The only one of its kind in South Africa – the Herb Garden is a botanical gem nestled in the heart of Gauteng.

When: Sunday 20 October

Where: 264 Summit Road, Blue Hills Midrand

Cost: Cost is R550 per couple, including a bottle of Theuniskraal Wine

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HAPPY SPACE with HAPPY BY NATURE & PLANTIFY – Wellbeing Collaboratory

Description: Happy Space is hosting a Garden Day party on Sunday 20 October. Join them in their indigenous garden and greenhouse of indoor ornamental plants. Visitors will be treated to a series of free talks by in-house collaborators (HAPPY BY NATURE and Plantify), as well as guest speakers throughout the day. Topics include supporting wildlife in urban gardens and how to repot your indoor plants. Refreshments will be on offer.

When: Sunday 20 October

Where: Kloof Street, Gardens, Cape Town

Cost: Free

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Click and Grow

Click and Grow are self-watering, smart gardens that allow you to grow your favourite herbs, veg and plants effortlessly right on your kitchen counter. This Garden Day Click & Grow is offering a R500 discount on their Click and Grow Indoor Smart Garden 3.

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LE|RU

LE|RU accessories is offering a 20% discount when you use the Promo code "weloveflowers" when you checkout.

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Love Milo Studio

In celebration of Garden Day, Love Milo Studio is running a giveaway of products from their new Spring Blossoms design range that was launched in September. They will be posting competition entry details on 13 October in instagram and announcing the winner on Garden Day. Be sure to enter!

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The Birdcage Eats/Treats

On Saturday 19 October the Birdcage is offering a cupcake special – great timing to stock up ahead of your Garden Day picnic or tea celebration. All cupcakes will be R22 each – first come, first serve, only until stocks last, no orders. Open from 9h00 to 13h00.

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Bed Bath Today

The founder of Bed Bath Today is celebrating her love of plants with a 20% discount on their new range of body products including: S P R U I T - a fine fragrance inspired by spring flowers and new beginnings and B L A A R - a fine fragrance inspired by dewy leaves and fresh air. Shop instore or online from Thursday 17 until Saturday 19 October to receive your discount on any purchases abover R100.00. Use GARDENDAYSA19 at checkout for your online discount.

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Oh-lief Natural Body Products

In celebration of Garden Day and being outdoors, Oh-lief is offering 20% discount on their entire Natural Sunscreen Range between 14-18 October 2019. Discount Code: GardenDaySA

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Greener Tidings Garden Centre

Share pics of you and your family in garden getting ready for Garden Day by tagging us @Greenertidings #GardenDaySA on facebook or instagram and stand a chance to win a free garden consult! Then on Garden Day, share pics of yourself, family and friends celebrating Garden Day together and stand a chance to win an organic gardening hamper.

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The Romantic Collective

More flower power this Garden Day! Receive a 20% discount on all Romantic Collective's floral prints - the perfect items to wear for your Garden Day celebration.

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Peach and Moon

Peach & Moon is offering some peachy rewards in celebration of this year's Garden Day with a 15% discount on all Peach & Moon orders made between 14-20 October 2019.

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Logi-Way Pots

Logi-Way Pots is offering a 20% discount on all their pot plants on Sunday 20 October for Garden Day.

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Lifestyle Shop

Be sure to visit Lifestyle Shop on Garden Day for flower Pop Up stores and Garden Goodies.

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Garden World

Get your garden flowering and ready for "Garden Day” on 20 October 2019 with a host of specials from Garden World including 9kg Flower Power for only R154.90 each. Offer valid for the monthof October in honour of Garden Day.

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Okasie

For the best flower crown blooms be sure to pop in at OKASIE. The OKASIE team is offering a 10% discount on all flowers throughout the day on Saturday 19 October.

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GardenShop

GardenShop is celebrating Garden Day with various specials on Tulip Pots, Agapanthus Zambezi, Pink Knock Out, Dipladena Bella and other in-store plants. Visit GardenShop Broadacres, Bryanston, Menlo Park and Parktown North and the GardenShop website for details of in-store specials.

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Aloe Unique

In celebration of Garden Day, Aloe Unique is giving away four gifts themed around plants, home gardening and natural ingredients. Give-away details can be found on Aloe Unique's instagram and facebook feeds. #AloeUniqueSouthAfrica

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Culinary Table

Join the Culinary Table this Garden Day weekend for a botanical inspired menu. Sip on Gin and Tonic with garden botanicals before imbibing in a garden-inspired meal.

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Atlantic Fertilisers

In celebration of Garden Day, Atlantic Home & Garden is giving away a stylish Worm Composter worth R3000 to one lucky winner! To find out more about this promotion and how to enter, visit their facebook page.

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Starke Ayres Garden Centre

Starke Ayres Rosebank and Sunningdale stores are offering Garden Day specials on various products, while stocks last ,including: 5kg Talborne Organics Vita Fruit and Flower 3:1:5 (R190.00); Atlantic Fertiliser's Flower & Fruit 5:1:5 (R130.00): 1kg Talborne Organic's Seedling food 6:2:5 (R25.00)

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Cape Garden

Spot yourself a spekboom! Cape Garden Centre is offering customers a special R10.00 discount on their Spekboom plants (7 - 19cm pot) from 3 until 20 October. Secure yours for only R24.95.

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Ludwig's Roses

Now you truly can smell the roses! Ludwig Roses nationwide is offering a 10% discount on all rose plants on Garden Day Sunday 20 October.

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Jozi Carnivores

Jozi Carnivores is offering a 10% discount on all their carnivorous plants including in store and on-line purchases between 18-20 October for Garden Day.

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Little Orchard Nursery

Little Orchard Nursery @Waterford is offering a 20% discount for all their herbs and vegetable plants between Saturday 12 October and Sunday 20 October 2019

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