November 20, 2019

April in your garden

Folks in South Africa are lucky to have two ‘spring’ seasons every year – the traditional spring in September when plants from the Northern hemisphere flower, […]
November 20, 2019

Ideal for Indoors

Chrysanthemums – the ideal indoor flower The darkness of the night is pushed across the sky, tailed by a blur of pastel colours – this is […]
November 20, 2019

An Introduction to Hydroponics

5 Hydroponic growing methods for bountiful harvests Growing your own wholesome food needn’t require soil or compost. Hydroponics offers a solution to bountiful harvests in small […]
November 20, 2019

Keep the children busy – make a bunny planter for Easter

“He hops alongThe rabbit small,With soft white furAnd ears so tallSo quietly, you’d never sayThat anyone had come this way” -Unknown Easter is coming and with […]
November 20, 2019

March in the Garden

Early autumn is like an alternative spring in South Africa thanks to moderate weather conditions. This generally makes March the best month to plant new trees […]
November 20, 2019

Edible Gardening in March

6 Ways to Improve Your Exotic Pet’s Health with Fresh Greens Dogs and cats make loving pets, they’re always ready to greet you when you arrive […]
November 20, 2019

Family Fun in the Garden: How to make a bee hotel for the friendly solitary bee

There are many different types of bees, and the solitary bee is probably the friendliest helper in the garden. They’re different to honey bees although they […]
November 20, 2019

Edibles for February

It’s Valentine’s Month! Spice it up with nature’s aphrodisiac: The Chilli Valentine’s month has everyone swooning over roses and chocolates. Few remember the tantalising kick of […]
November 20, 2019

February in the garden

It’s the perfect time of the year to play around with heat-hardy plants and containers. Make your way to a GCA nursery today and stock up […]
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