Date: Dec 28, 2018

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Location: Richard Crowie Hall (gate 2)

2018 Programme of Wednesday Talks at Kirstenbosch

Artists/Speakers: Various artists
Contact: Cathy Abbott: 021 465 6440 or Email: cathya@wol.co.za.
Entrance charge: The Wednesday talks are free, but Garden entry fees apply.
How to book: Booking is not necessary
Event venue: Richard Crowie Hall (gate 2).

Date Speaker Topic
24

Jan

EDWIN RYE  

BBC award winning gardener

Spectacular National Trust gardens and others
07 Feb MARIJKE HONIG
Landscape designer
 

 

Waterwise  gardening where are we ? What is the future of the garden

 

 

21

Feb

PAUL PAARMAN

Landscape/ ecologist

Grey Water
07

Mar

ROSALIND SPEARS
The English Swallow
 

 

Darlington Hall, Devon

 

 

04

Apr

Carol Poole
Manager: Biodiversity Research Projects, SANBI
The KAROO BIOGAPS Project
18

Apr

MIKE BRUTON

Author

 

 

The Annotated Old Fourlrgs: The story of the coelacanth

 

2

May

BETH HUNT AND PHOTOGRAPHERS
Author
 

 

Hermanus

16

May

 CHERISE VILJOEN
Horticulturist, Kirstenbosch
 

Edible indiginious plants

30

May

RICHARD PEIRSE
Author/ Wildlife Campaigner
Nicole – the shark
13

Jun

DR EUGENE MOLL

Environmentalist

 

TOKAI – the other perspective

27

Jun

DAVID DAVIDSON 

Designer

 

 

Chelsea  Glimpses from 1994 – 2017

11

Jul

RICHARD ARM
Horticulturist / Curator – Manager, Vergelen Garden
Vergelegen Garden
25

Jul

KLAUS
Curator, George Botanical Garden
 

 

Garden Route Botanical Garden

 

08

Aug

 EVE DUNNELL
Chaiman, U3A – Cape Town
 

The tea route to China

22

Aug

SUE BUCHNAN

Author/environmentalist

Robert Jacob Gordon 1743 – 1795: Soldier, Explorer and ‘Man of Science’
05

Sep

Mary van Blommestein
Curator Irma Stern Musuem and UCT Collection
 

The world of Maria Sibylla Merian, 17th century artist  and naturalist

19

Sep

ROD SAUDERS
Silverhill Seeds
 

Elsie Esterhuysen -her life and some of the plants she collected

03

Oct

JAMES FISK

Owner Fisk Horticuture

 

 

California Dreaming: The garden and plants of California

 

17

Oct

TBA
31

Oct

WERNER VOIGT
Curator Karoo Desert Garden
Succulents,Vol2
01

Nov

CLARE BURGESS

Landscape Architect

Travels with a landscape architect – Art in the Landscape
14

Nov

PETER STEYN
Birdlover/Author
 

Memories of a Birdwatcher

 

28

Dec

MARIANNE ALEXANDER

Journalist / Author

 

 

 

Garden in the Western Cape

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