Garden Route Botanical Garden

Garden Route Botanical Garden garden route botanical garden

Garden Route Botanical Garden Trust is to establish and maintain the Botanical Garden for education, research, conservation and recreational purposes.

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The Garden Route Botanical Garden Trust is an independent, non-profit organisation. Its mission is to establish and maintain the indigenous Garden Route Botanical Garden and the Moriarty Environmental Centre – for education, research, conservation and recreational purposes.

What will you see at the Garden Route Botanical Garden

  • A young and developing botanical garden, started in 1997 by a caring and committed group of volunteer enthusiasts concerned about the diminishing indigenous flora.
  • Magnificent views of George and Cradock Peaks.
  • Indigenous trees and pioneer forest.
  • Mountain fynbos with Ericas, Proteas and Restios. Succulents of the Karoo.
  • A wide variety of insects, birds and small animals will reward patience and quiet.
  • Many flowering plants from the Garden Route and inland Southern Cape, many of which area rarely seen.

A variety of exciting botanical & environmentally resources, courses & events are offered. Guided tours of the herbarium and garden can be booked.