Level 3 restrictions!

Level 3 restrictions and how it affects the Garden: After the President’s speech last night we would like to clarify any confusions. With the new restrictions in place the Garden has to adhere to certain new regulations. The Garden will be open as access to the Garden can be controlled however in terms of the… Continue reading Level 3 restrictions!

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A Night in the Garden

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On the 24th of January, the Garden Route Botanical Garden hosted another successful Night in the Garden. The aim of this event is to introduce participants to the intriguing insects, amphibians and reptiles of the Garden Route. The evening started with an enthralling, informative presentation by Garden Route Snake Rescue. The images below depict some… Continue reading A Night in the Garden

New Research on the Leto venus moth in the Garden Route Botanical Garden

The Keurboom Moth (Leto venus) is a Moth endemic to the Southern Cape of South Africa. The large size and unique markings of this moth make it an incredibly attractive specimen to encounter. For most of its life, this moth lives as a larvae in the stems of Keurbooms and Honey Bush. Once the moth emerges,… Continue reading New Research on the Leto venus moth in the Garden Route Botanical Garden

2019 AGM

On the 22nd of June 2019, the Garden Route Botanical Garden Trust hosted our Annual General Meeting. At this well supported event, we discussed the successes of the year thus far. Below you can find the Curator’s report, where Finn Rautenbach sums up the Garden Route Botanical Garden Trust’s involvement in Environmental Education and Outreach,… Continue reading 2019 AGM

Gholf dag 2018

Gholf dag Die gholf dag wat op 27 September by George gholfklub, ten bate van die Tuinroete Botaniese Tuin gehou is, was ‘n groot sukses.  Die heerlike, sonnige dag het grootliks gesorg vir die lekker atmosfeer wat geheers het. Die dag is gereël deur Johan Botha en Stephan Gericke – albei baie ervare in die… Continue reading Gholf dag 2018

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Arbour Week Plant Sale

Saturday the first of September marks the start of our Arbour Week at the Garden Route Botanical Garden Nursery.This celebration will continue until the seventh of September. Expect to find a diverse range of healthy indigenous plant species available at affordable prices, including a notable range of different tree species. Selected plants will be sold… Continue reading Arbour Week Plant Sale