Gardens galore

A variety of gardens in and around the Helderberg will be open to the public in October.

A variety of gardens in and around the Helderberg will be open to the public on Saturday and Sunday, October 10 and 11, between 9am and 4pm, to benefit Helderberg Hospice. Strict Covid-19 protocols will be observed at all of the gardens, so remember to wear your masks. All money raised go to funding their specialised service of care to all in the Helderberg basin facing the challenge of a life-threatening illness. Tickets are available from Helderberg Hospice, 21 Old Stellenbosch Road, Somerset West, and R90 gives you access to all 11 gardens. Helderberg Hospice garden will be open to the public from Friday October 9 to Sunday October 11, from 9am to 4pm. Tour the garden then relax with some tea and treats, while you plan your route for Saturday and Sunday, based on the map provided.There will be plants for sale, various stalls, gardening books, and lots more. Some of the gardens will be offering tea and eats. For more information, visit www.helderberghospice.org.za, or call Celestine on 021 852 4608.