The Cape Gooseberry (also known as Physalis) is a rewarding and easy plant to grow, regardless of where it's located. While the fruit loves sunlight (with plenty in full sun),...
With our food forest garden we are creating a show case to prove that it is possible to grow healthy food in South Africa at an Accommodation and to take foodsecurity into one's own hands.
Browse our plant list of edible species below and try growing them too or come and experience their fresh taste on your next Plett holiday.
How to grow your own food
Pepino Melons The size of a pepino Melon. The Fruit is between 5 and 10cm long. 25.11.2021 Deep yellow or gold indicates a ripe Pepino Melon
Passion Fruit Vine growing among our Vine Layer. The initial expense of a trellis system is one that must be considered carefully. The structure has to support an immense weight,...
We planted strawberries all over as ground cover throughout the pandemic. Strawberries by March 2020 growing well on one of our first permaculture hugelbeds.