Huis Luckhoff Special Garden Patch - Site #105


This Garden is so special to Huis Luckoff , it helps the old ladies to keep them busy with something to do like planting their own plants

Next activity

Weeding and Social closing event at Huis luckoff (Nov 28, 2019)

Garden checklist

  • Initial assessment Completed
  • Removal of invasive aliens In progress
  • Landscaping In progress
  • Planting of pioneers species In progress
  • Planting of insect and bird species In progress
  • Planting of specialist species Pending
  • Place-making Pending

Planting log

At this site we have planted the following species:

Species Batch Date Quantity Status
Pelargonium capitatum Batch #99 Oct 10, 2019 2 planted
Eriocephalus africanus Batch #141 Jun 21, 2019 3 planted
Chasmanthe aethiopica Batch #357 Jun 21, 2019 16 planted
Eriocephalus africanus Batch #359 Sep 19, 2019 1 planted
Salvia africana-lutea Batch #360 Jun 21, 2019 3 planted
Salvia africana-lutea Batch #360 Sep 11, 2019 1 planted
Salvia africana-lutea Batch #360 Sep 19, 2019 3 planted
Arctotis stoechadifolia Batch #361 Jun 21, 2019 9 planted
Arctotis stoechadifolia Batch #361 Sep 11, 2019 4 planted
Arctotis stoechadifolia Batch #361 Sep 19, 2019 6 planted
Arctotis stoechadifolia Batch #361 Oct 10, 2019 5 planted
Cotyledon orbiculata Batch #362 Jun 21, 2019 4 planted
Cotyledon orbiculata Batch #362 Sep 19, 2019 4 planted
Pelargonium capitatum Batch #363 Jun 21, 2019 7 planted
Pelargonium capitatum Batch #363 Sep 19, 2019 2 planted
Ruschia macowanii Batch #365 Sep 12, 2019 1 planted
Elegia tectorum Batch #369 Sep 11, 2019 1 planted
Plectranthus neochilus Batch #381 Sep 11, 2019 4 planted

Below is the list with the different species that can be grown on this site. These species would contribute to the greening of , and would fit in with a wider greening strategy for Cape Town. However, this vision is only a proposal and we invite you to comment on it. Are there any other species that would do well? Are there particular uses for this site that we should take into consideration? Do you have a spectacular vision for the plot? Do you have any ideas to involve the wider community? Please let us know!

Wish List Overview

Item Quantity Pledge support
Solanum africanum 4 I can help!
Brown Sage
Salvia africana-lutea
15 I can help!
Cape Town pea
Otholobium bracteolatum
5 I can help!
Pig's ear
Cotyledon orbiculata
5 I can help!
Rose-scented pelargonium
Pelargonium capitatum
14 I can help!
Silver arctotis
Arctotis stoechadifolia
14 I can help!
Sour fig
Carpobrotus edulis
20 I can help!
Wild rosemary
Eriocephalus africanus
15 I can help!

If you can help growing any of these species, click the blue button in the table above.

Upcoming activities

Date Time Title More details
Thursday 28 Nov 2019 Weeding and Social closing event at Huis luckoff 09:00-10:00 Read more

Past activities

Date Time Title More details
Tuesday 26 Mar 2019 14:00-16:00 Beginner's Fynbos Propagation (closed event) Read more
Friday 26 Apr 2019 07:00-19:00 iNaturalist City Nature Challenge Read more
Thursday 23 May 2019 15:30-04:30 Plant propagation at Huis Luckhoff Read more
Wednesday 12 Jun 2019 10:00-12:30 Grass removal at Huis Luckhoff Read more
Friday 21 Jun 2019 08:00-08:30 Bird monitoring in Mowbray/Rosebank Read more
Friday 21 Jun 2019 10:00-12:00 Planting day at Huis Luckhoff Read more
Friday 26 Jul 2019 08:00-08:30 Bird monitoring in Mowbray/Rosebank Read more
Thursday 08 Aug 2019 08:30-09:00 Bird monitoring in Mowbray/Rosebank Read more
Tuesday 20 Aug 2019 16:00-17:00 Weeding and gardening at Huis Luckhoff Read more
Tuesday 10 Sep 2019 09:00-09:30 Bird monitoring in Mowbray/Rosebank Read more
Wednesday 11 Sep 2019 10:00-11:00 Garden Maintenance at Huis Luckhoff Read more
Thursday 19 Sep 2019 09:00-11:00 Planting at Huis Luckhoff Read more
Tuesday 08 Oct 2019 08:00-08:30 Bird monitoring at the Huis Luckhoff Garden Read more
Thursday 10 Oct 2019 09:00-10:00 Planting at Huis Luckhoff Read more

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