The Zen Garden
Classified by insiders as “Brilliant in its Simplicity” is this little traditional Japanese Zen Garden in our village. This garden is not open for the public for the owners like to have ‘peace of mind’.
Developments in our garden
Almost every day we add a picture of our garden to our ‘Green Cathedral of South Africa’ page on Facebook. We started this page a few years ago after the restoration and extension of the historical succulent garden of Soekershof. Today a year ago an Italian/German couple visited us there and made an offer to purchase.…
Who doesn’t like Proteas in a Wedding Bouquet?
Most Proteas in wedding bouquets and other feastly flower arrangements in Europe originate from the Stanford area.
The recycling of old building ‘rubbish’ into a potting table has become quite a visual success. Not the table though but the results of Yvonne’s sudden potting mania. Numerous plants look far better in their new environment. See for yourself:
Last week Friday Herman ‘recycled’ old building material into a ‘potting table’ and during the weekend Yvonne potted numerous plants on this creation. This morning the table was still standing…..