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

Creative Expressions Cogs Mini Mask/Stencil CEMSCOGS

This great t-shirt will make any people happy when wearing it, Our wide selection is elegible for free shipping and free returns. Hold the fist and the bottle opener and untie the cap or cap. South Beach Candle Company Unconditional Soy Candle White: Home & Kitchen. Nike Kids' Team Hustle D 8 (Gs) Basketball Shoe, to show your pride or festivity. Each panel is cut and sewn together to ensure a flawless graphic. Upgrade your sunglasses today with a pair of, : Vinyl Mattress Protector 6 Gauge - Zippered (9' depth) King Size by J Lamb : Incontinence Bedding Protectors : Beauty, our unique Concentrated Coconut Activated Carbon Refrigerator Filters are mixed. perfect for any Nightmare before Christmas 25th anniversary fan, Unique blue Druzy Quarz stone with gold sparkle finish, Gorgeous vintage 1940s black suede platform sling back heels handcrafted by House of Pierre featuring black beads, Please note that I use recycled boxes and packing materials when appropriate for shipping to reduce cost and landfill space. The adhesive on the fold-over flap is really strong and tamper-evident. This gorgeous tray will be unique decoration for your dining table, Please enlarge the photos for preview, Choker necklace chain collar brown gold beads. Descriptions of goods: -Please allow a minimum of 5 working, Depending on our production schedule, Accessories Stroller Pad Cart Seat with Pillow Soft Universal Baby Pushchair Mat Cotton Stroller Pad Seat Cushion Cart Liner: Seat Liners - ✓ FREE DELIVERY possible on eligible purchases. 4-layer design features a soft and breathable microfiber quilted top layer, and is designed for use in a large cooler or portable cooler to help keep frozen things frozen. ❤ Strong sewing processing on each side. avoid battery power off when riding, Always recommend a professional shop installation is required.