Burg Road Subway - Site #16

This subway entry has a square piece of empty land right at the top. Visibility is always key near subways, so let's not plant any shrubs or bushes, but focus on smaller plants and vegetation.

Potential garden site

This site has been identified as a potential site for an indigenous garden. Are you keen to take this forward? Get in touch!

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Planting log

At this site we have planted the following species:

Species Batch Date Quantity Status
Chasmanthe floribunda Batch #71 Apr 02, 2018 10 planted
Plectranthus neochilus Batch #186 May 31, 2018 10 planted
Carpobrotus edulis Batch #187 May 31, 2018 11 planted

Wish List

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
Bitter aloe
Aloe ferox
2 I can help!
Bitter aloe
Aloe ferox
2 I can help!
Fan aloe
Aloe plicatilis
6 I can help!
March flower
Haemanthus coccineus
8 I can help!
Pig's ear
Cotyledon orbiculata
20 I can help!

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

Past activities

Date Time Title More details
Wednesday 06 Sep 2017 15:00-16:00 Subway planting Read more
Monday 02 Apr 2018 15:30-16:00 Cobra lilly planting at the subway Read more
Thursday 31 May 2018 14:00-15:00 Gardening at Liesbeek Parkway Read more
Friday 26 Apr 2019 07:00-19:00 iNaturalist City Nature Challenge Read more

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