Garden Galleria – October 2023

Enjoy spring and prepare for summer with the latest gardening news and views in this month’s Garden Galleria.  

White Maize ‘Nevada’

Just in time for summer sowing comes the new White Maize ‘Nevada’, a superb variety of seed. It has good disease resistance and good grain quality and is even suitable for small-scale farming. It is also perfectly suited for organic farming, and to respond to a frequently asked question especially with regard to maize; as is the case for all MayFord products, ‘Nevada’ is 100% non-GMO.


Become a garden designer

Lifestyle College has been offering Landscape Design courses for 32 years by lecturers who are experts in their field and passionate about teaching. Here are some of the exciting courses coming up:

Landscape Design – 28 October

Growing Organic Fruit & Vegetables – 18 November

Landscape Design Drawing course – 18 November

Call 011 792 8244 or 084 668 1568, or email: enquiries@lifestylecollege.co.za for more info.

Pot of ideas

Tired of your plant pots cracking, chipping or looking shoddy? These eco-friendly pots from ADDIS are the answer. Made using a special process, these pots are stronger than clay and concrete pots. They’re also chip resistant, which makes them ideal for container plants and sprucing up your outdoor space in time for summer. Designed to offer distinctive advantages such as superior durability, impact resistance and UV protection, they are more robust than traditional pots but lightweight and easy to handle. Available in a selection of styles, sizes and colours, at Builders, Makro and garden centres nationwide.


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