Top gardener to offer tips

2010-09-16 00:00

PIETERMARITZBURG Hospice will be hosting two fundraising events at the Hospice conference centre on Friday, October 1. The guest speaker is the well-known South African gardening personality, Keith Kirsten, who will talk about “how to plan, plant and maintain a garden”, at 10 am and 2 pm. Tickets cost R60 per person, which includes tea and refreshments following the presentation.

Kirsten has entertained radio and TV audiences for more than 30 years with his enormously popular shows, the latest being Keith Kirsten’s Down To Earth on SABC 2.

Kirsten studied horticulture at Durban’s Botanical Gardens. His focus is on indigenous gardening and these days he focuses his energy on Keith Kirsten International, a plant supply, marketing and landscaping consultancy that he founded in 1999.

Seating is limited and early booking is recommended. For reservations and details, contact Anila at 033 344 1560 or e-mail Those attending will get goody bags.

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