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Creative Use of Indigenous plants

With the drought still in full swing in the Cape, many of us Landscapers and gardeners and again looking to our indigenous plants to fill in the bare areas of our gardens that have succumbed to the lack of rain. Many of these plants in our indigenous palette, are tough, beautiful and water wise [...]

By |2017-03-29T11:37:17+02:00March 28th, 2017|DIY Garden Guide, Garden Design Tips, News|5 Comments

Kniphofia species (Red Hot Poker)

Every month here at Cape Contours we highlight a new plant (both exotics and indigenous species) and tell you about its qualities that we think make it a worthwhile addition to your gardens landscape. For the Month of November we are adoring Kniphofias! The summer-flowering species and cultivars are all about to flower in [...]

By |2016-10-17T10:23:13+02:00November 2nd, 2015|Plant Database|Comments Off on Kniphofia species (Red Hot Poker)