Spring Hamper

August 20th, 2015

As winter slowly skulks away, the new season’s light green leaves are breaking on our stone fruit trees. Merry days are here again, O, O, blissful Spring! Celebrate we must, so we created a limited edition spring hamper. Read more


Tips from the Pruning Pro

August 14th, 2015

August is the best time of the year to plant. So if you want to add a fruit tree to your garden, now’s the time for apples, pears, quince and medlars, also stone-fruit (plums, peaches, nectarines) and berries. Read more


Get Your Glow On

July 31st, 2015

Our Garden Spa, tucked away behind the Greenhouse, echoes the seasonal rhythm of the garden. During the winter slumber, our gardeners are as busy as ever, pruning and planting, preparing for the garden’s re-awakening in summer. Read more

Food & Drink

From Field to Plate

July 17th, 2015

Every winter our master baker and chef Karen Pretorius flies abroad to work alongside fellow artisan producers. This year she left little Trompie and the chicken brood heartbroken to spend time with animals of a different feather. Read more

Food & Drink

Magical Mushrooms

July 9th, 2015

This month we turn our attention to the magical world of mushrooms. At the top of the garden, next to the nursery, is our mushroom cellar. In this controlled environment our garden team grows flavourful mushrooms for the restaurants on the farm. Read more