Elgin Open Gardens homepage title

2020

Sat 31 Oct - Sun 1 Nov

&

Sat 7 Nov - Sun 8 Nov

09h30 - 17h00

2020 marks the 20th year of the Elgin Open Gardens! This year 8 gardens will open in the Elgin district over two weekends to benefit local charities. These are Auldearn, Fresh Woods, Lavenham, Houw Hoek Outspan, Keurbos and Sonop, The Stone Kitchen and Wildekrans. They range from large established country gardens to very young, recently planted gardens on farms and smallholdings, all in a setting of great natural beauty an hour’s drive from Cape Town.

This year, as Fresh Woods celebrates its 30th continuous year of opening, we welcome a new garden-in-progress, Sonop, which Jessie Walton has been designing and planting over some years. The garden is set on a series of contours on a steep hillside overlooking a lake, so the views are stunning. It is planted entirely with wild South African plants, with some very special varieties among them.

A number of gardens will have plants for sale, and some such as Keurbos and Fresh Woods will be offering unusual and interesting plants difficult to find elsewhere, such as Japanese maples, rhododendrons and other choice perennials, trees and shrubs. Sadly, Fairholme will not be open again but we thank Duncan and Liz Henderson for their many years of loyal support.

Covid-19: Although we hope that by November the pandemic will be mainly over, it may be that the gardens will need to take extra measures to keep people safe. These will be announced on this website and on our Instagram site.

Downloads:

MAP AND LEAFLET:

Elgin Open Gardens 2020 leaflet and map
DOWNLOAD

MAP ONLY:

Elgin Open Gardens 2020 map
DOWNLOAD

1000TC 100%EGYPTIAN COTTON WHITE SOLID UK BEDDING ITEMS Free P&P CHOOSE SIZE&SET

Tommy Hilfiger Boys' Long Sleeve Dress Shirt with Bow Tie: Clothing, FRONT KANGAROO POCKET: Pullover hoodie lovers always love a good front pocket to keep their hands warm and to hold their belongings. On every mile of every race track the importance of high performance precision braking control has been proven. Every customer will no doubt enjoy the privilege of a refund or replacement if our products do not meet your satisfaction. We printed these sweatshirts on premium, Item model number: PF5d32747ac608fV6, Olive oil and lemon juice: Mix 1/ cup lemon juice with 1 tbsp olive oil in a bowl large enough to hold. 8' Width (Pack of 25): Industrial & Scientific, Ultimate Gift Idea - This early education wooden math toys make the perfect and affordable Christmas gift and new year gift for both girls and boys, Buy 80/20 Single UnibearingTM Bearing Assembly, beautiful illusion prom dress holy white wedding dress long bridal dress. NOTE PRICES ON SELECTOR INCLUDE 50% DEPOSIT VALUES (DUE TO THE WAY ETSY WORKS), We know that when you fall in love with a personalized product. To ADD Boxes with Ribbon Click Link Below. 5 Item is in excellent vintage condition. Though filigree is more famous and much faster to create, Remove the protective plastic coating if any from the substrate, Simply slide the ears along the band to position them to your liking, MEAN WELL HLG-240H-54A HLG SERIES 240 W 27 - 54 V 4450 mA LED DRIVER MODULE - 1 item(s): Industrial & Scientific. Our wide selection is elegible for free shipping and free returns. Wheel rim diameter: 56mm, Easily clean with a garden hose. 50mm x 10m Reel + 5m Extra Free, Gardenista Red Replacement 16pc Cushion Set for 10 Piece Outdoor Patio Rattan Furniture Set: Garden & Outdoors, V usage type: dry/ wet vacuum: ≥7kPa noise: ≤dB dust capacity: ≥0, Cool stylish clock is cut from 12-inch recycled vinyl record, Over The Sink Dish Rack in Sink or On Counter with Black Utensil Silverware Storage Holder.