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For the love of gardening – and the planet

There’s no time like the present to get into your garden and start transforming it into the outdoor space you’ve always dreamed of. South Africa’s best-known gardener, Keith Kirsten, is a passionate advocate of getting outdoors year-round and a sustainable approach to gardening. A visit to his new Retail Garden Centre in Waterfall Wilds will equip and inspire you for both! The setting itself is spectacular – perched high above the Jukskei River, which ultimately flows into the Crocodile River and past Keith’s home at River Lodge Farm. If visiting Keith’s Retail Garden Centre gives you a taste for the new gardening, then you can even stay at River Lodge Farm for a weekend, and live it. Keith describes the Waterfall Wilds centre as “an introduction into the world of home horticulture and garden design… a place where gardeners can walk through carefully structured displays and be inspires to copy them, or create their own”. The friendly, knowledgeable team offer exceptional service and are always on hand with advice and tips on plant selection and creating an eco-friendlier garden – a haven both for you, and our native wildlife. This all-natural focus eschews pesticides and harmful chemicals, and instead the centre stocks a [...]