Flower Valley News
Beautiful floral designs require a creative eye. For one day a year – on Floral Design Day on 28 February – we appreciate this art.
The Flower Valley Conservation Trust’s annual report for 2016 – 2017 financial year has been completed and is now available. For the year, there has been significant focus on monitoring of fynbos in the veld …
You want your fynbos bouquet to capture the feeling of love this Valentine’s Day. And you also want those fynbos flowers to complement each other in the bouquet. So the Flower Valley team looked at four fynbos flowers that not only work together; they also say: Be my...
Flower Valley Conservation Trust has decided to close the doors of our Early Learning Centre on Flower Valley Farm for 2018. This decision followed much consideration and partner input and support.
I don’t think it has ever been clearer: if nature works, people benefit. And when we don’t care for our natural resources (like letting invasive species overrun water sources), there are consequences.
Climbing a fynbos mountain daily, seeing wildlife up close and personal? That’s exactly what fynbos harvesting teams do every day while picking stems for the market.
Fynbos is hardy, and can withstand tough weather conditions. But a recent outing on Flower Valley Farm (the home of Flower Valley Conservation Trust) highlighted just how the current weather could be impacting on our fynbos landscape.
When the end of the school year approaches, there are mixed emotions for the children and teachers at the Early Learning Centre on Flower Valley Farm. It’s time for our Grade R children to say goodbye, before they start their primary school careers.
You may not know what Silver Brunia is – but chances are you’ve seen this pretty fynbos species in a bouquet before – especially around this time of year.
As 2017 draws to a close, the Early Childhood Development (ECD) programme hosted a Milkwood Learning Workshop for ECD practitioners, governing body members and field workers at Fynbos Retreat.