The Cape Horticultural Society encourages experienced and amateur gardeners to meet like-minded people who want to share knowledge, and to promote biodiversity, where plants flourish and the balance of nature exists.

Local & International Events


The only Trade Show dedicated to the outdoor built industry professionals will be held on the Thurs, 1 November 2018 at the LookOut Venue, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town. It is going to be a fantastic one day event with chock-full seminar programmes, exhibitors from around South Africa will be bringing their latest products , good food, a beautiful view and the opportunity to meet and greet members of the trade from around South Africa.

To find out more, and register your attendance, visit

Elgin Open Gardens 2018

Sat, 27 / Sun, 28 October and Sat 3 / Sun 4 November from 10:00 to 17:00. For more information, visit or contact Barbara on 021-844-0154 / 078-021-2101, Jessie on 083-458-3790 or at

Stellenberg Garden Open Day

10 and 11 November 2018 in Kenilworth, Cape Town, from 09:30 to 17:30: Entry fee R50pp and R30pp for tea in aid of St Joseph’s Home for Chronically Ill Children. For more information call 021-762-7733 / 082-644-6365 or visit

Arderne Gardens

Monthly tour of the gardens, situated in Claremont, Cape Town, on the first Saturday of every month at 10:00. R40pp. Visit to find out more.