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Summer Christmas gardening in South Africa is a great way to celebrate the holiday season and add some festive cheer to your outdoor space. From flowering annuals to container gardens and outdoor entertainment areas, there are plenty of options for creating a beautiful and welcoming garden.
One of the most popular choices for summer festive gardening in South Africa is to plant a variety of red and white flowering annuals. These bright and cheerful colors are perfect for the holiday season and can be easily incorporated into your garden through the use of flowers such as petunias, marigolds, and zinnias.
For those with a bit more space to work with, creating an outdoor entertainment area can be a great way to enjoy the warm weather and celebrate the holidays. This could include a seating area with comfortable outdoor furniture, a fire pit for roasting marshmallows, and perhaps even a small pool or water feature. Adding some twinkling fairy lights or colorful lanterns can help create a festive atmosphere, and you can even set up a bar area with some refreshing summer cocktails.
For those with limited space, container gardening can be a great option. There are many types of plants that can be grown in pots or planters, such as herbs, tomatoes, and even small fruit trees. A kitchen garden is a great way to add some fresh, seasonal ingredients to your meals and can be easily incorporated into a small outdoor space.
Summer festive gardening is also a great activity for kids. Children can help plan and plant the garden, and can learn about different types of plants and how to care for them. Gardening can be a fun and educational activity for kids, and it can also help to promote a sense of responsibility and accomplishment.
Overall, summer festive gardening can be a fun and rewarding way to celebrate the holiday season and enjoy the great outdoors. With a little bit of planning and care, you can create a beautiful garden that the whole family can enjoy.
Join us this Friday 23 December 2022 for our FREE online workshop on: ‘Festive Gardening’, with Garden Guru Sue Both.
Please use the following login details to join us at 11am sharp over Zoom:
Meeting ID: 829 2201 6893
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