Bedford Open Gardens

Please note these gardens are only open to the public during the Annual Garden Festival.

  • More InfoGarden Festival OnlyUpdated: 2 months ago
    Hospitality straight from the heart awaits you at this whimsical Karoo-style garden that is both a place of healing and a refuge for rescued arid-zone plants. Hilda has a personal vision and a quirky sense of humour which...
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  • More InfoUpdated: 2 months ago
    This extensive new garden reflects the ethos of the Eagle Hout/Thembani Integrated Projects.
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  • More InfoUpdated: 3 weeks ago
    45 Porter Street. Dudley and Christine Morgan. They stock more than 200 named varieties and there are hundreds of healthy plants on sale.
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  • More InfoGarden Festival OnlyUpdated: 6 months ago
    This established, informal country garden is situated on an old family farm. Helena’s love for roses is very evident as you stroll along the curved beds massed with annuals, perennials, shrubs and a feast of roses in a myriad...
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  • More InfoGarden Festival OnlyUpdated: 1 month ago
    Nestling comfortably at the top-end of the Cowie Valley, surrounded by natural forest and mountains, is the farmhouse "Glen Gregor".
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  • More InfoGarden Festival OnlyUpdated: August 2017
    Stretching down a long erf, this garden was designed by Franchesca Watson. A lawned path meanders down the length of the space through plantings that are initially formal and melt progressively into a ‘natural’ garden, with...
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  • More InfoGarden Festival OnlyUpdated: 2 months ago
    ‘We enjoy sharing our kitchen garden and extensive English-cottage-style garden with all visitors,’ says Kim van Niekerk. ‘The beds include many traditional favourites grown by our grandmothers.’ There is an abundance of...
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  • More InfoGarden Festival OnlyUpdated: August 2017
    Formal design unifies this show-stopper garden. Masses of white Iceberg roses form a bond between the garden and the dominating, presence of the gabled homestead, established in 1820. In other areas, the choice of plants and...
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  • More InfoGarden Festival OnlyUpdated: 1 week ago
    'WHERE TIME STANDS STILL' Engulfed in the mountain landscape, Danél has created a tranquil family garden. Her love for roses is very evident in this oasis where ducks, bantams, dogs...
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  • More InfoUpdated: September 2016
    31 Porter Street. An extraordinarily wide variety of beautiful and unusual arid region plants including aloes and succulents. Specialist succulent nursery.
    • Nursery
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    • 046 685 0748
  • More InfoUpdated: June 2017
    The Rosarium garden is a living archive of South Africa’s old roses. Conservation and information-sharing are our two main aims. The Rosarium is open throughout the year and visitors are always welcome.
    • Sightseeing
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    • 082 775 5178
  • More InfoGarden Festival OnlyUpdated: 2 months ago
    'A PIECE OF HEAVEN' The road to Belmont has a beauty of it's own as it takes you through the valley to what is a true treasure hiding in the mountains. Ria’s generous, exhuberant spirit is manifest in her colour-filled...
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  • More InfoUpdated: 3 months ago
    Approached down a curving avenue of ancient oaks, this peaceful oasis with huge trees, sweeping lawns and a riot of roses frames a blue-chip guesthouse and a gracious family home. Windows in the various garden ‘rooms’ invite...
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  • More InfoGarden Festival OnlyUpdated: 3 months ago
    Maasstrom Garden holds many surprises. Whilst this place of beauty showcases the splendid mountain backdrop, it is the garden that enchants. Magnificent trees shade the footpaths, perfumed roses invite you to linger, cycads and...
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    • 046 685 0033
  • More InfoUpdated: August 2017
    At Homeground, the courtyard of the Duke of Bedford Inn, you will find the Atlantic Chef's Garden. Six large raised beds which celebrate the beauty of edible plants grown in rich compost, enjoying full sun, rainwater and maximum...
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  • More InfoGarden Festival OnlyUpdated: August 2017
    A feast of vegetables in old-fashioned beds spill down the hillside into the courtyard of this restored historic house
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