Private Gardens open throughout the year (by appointment only)

Do contact us if you would like your garden to be added to this page. Entry donation /Charity: to charity of choice of the owner(s)

Hilltop Country Lodge
30 minute hike through a private Fynbos NatureReserve. Beautiful vistas onto Kaaimans River and Wilderness beach. Phone Hennie at Hilltop Country Lodge. Mobile:  083 302 8098

Fairview Homestead garden
Perennial Collection. Large town garden of Desmond Benkenstein in George. Formal elements. large vegetable/herb garden too. Open throughout year by appointment. Tel 079 314 7126. for photos of garden see

Gerrie Brits succulent section of Gerrie Brits garden
 Gerrie Britz is a collector of clivia, bromeliads and succulents. His garden is open by appointment mobile 083 285 8760. Gerrie is also available to guide groups through other local open gardens.


 Clivia Collection Garden of Piet Theron. Open throughout summer by appointment. Tel 044-874 1772.
Rare indigenous Succulent Collection of Dawie Swanepoel. In town. Mobile 082 316 7720
3 year old Farm Garden of Jill and Allen (on Geelhoutboom Road) Phone 082 574 0745. Koi pond, garden paths, water features, rockeries. They planted over 200 trees.
Caren Deppisch has a small town garden with a high concentration of chameleons. She is willing to show off these chameleons by appointment. tel 083 303 8099
Large smallholding garden. On the Geelhoutboom Road , close to the Strawberry farm. Ingrid is a plant collector who is passionate about gardening and she’s willing to open her garden for viewing. Tel 044 870 8226
The Rose Pavillion. At Bosky Dell Rae Gilbert  created a most spectacular rose garden. More than 5000 roses – and counting…. Large section with heritage roses. See