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2015 CALENDAR OF EVENTS (Subject to change without prior notice. Watch the local press for details.)

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Aug, 3rd

Marianne Alexander - The French Connection - An illustrated talk on how the renovated mediaeval garden of the Prieuré Notre Dame d’Orsan in France has influenced the creation of the gardens of Babylonstoren near Paarl, and what influence the structured gardens of Nicole de Versain and Le Château de Marqueyssac, with their clipped plants, have had on Jacqueline Crewe-Brown’s Franschhoek garden. The use of our colourful indigenous plants in gardens and public places in France will also be part of this presentation.

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Sep, 7th


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Sep, 19th/20th

Annual Flower and Garden Show at the Alphen Centre, Constantia

Flower Show

Oct, 5th


Plant Sale

Nov, 2nd


    Photo Gallery

Monthly meetings are held at the Athenaeum, off Campground Road, next to the WPCC (Sahara Park) in Newlands. Secure parking is available.

We meet on the first Monday of each month at 8pm. There is no need to book and visitors are always welcome.

The entrance fee of R20,00 for non-members (R10 for members), includes a chance to win the raffle prize of the evening, and enjoy a cup of tea and biscuits.

Please contact our Secretary if you have any further queries.

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Updated: 23-07-2015