Contact and Info

Contact Details

Phone:  023 1110 133  (The Country Garden, Ladismith) (ask for Gerda)

Mobile: 076 591 7829  (Whatsapp as no cell phone reception on the farm) 



Other Information

All flowers, materials and equipment are supplied at the classes. You take home what you have made.

Minimum 8 people required to run a course in Cape Town and minimum of 6 people to run a course in Ladismith.

Tea/coffee, snacks and a light lunch are served as part of the classes. You are also welcome to bring own refreshments.

Ladismith Accommodation

The nearest airport is George, 2hrs drive to the farm.

Distance from Cape Town is 325km or 3.5 hours drive along R62.

There is no public transport to Ladismith from Cape Town. Nearest mainline bus service stops at Riversdale, then another 1hr drive to farm by car.

All courses at the farm include self-catering accommodation.

There are four fully equipped self-catering cottages and the Manor House.

Lunch is always provided as part of the full day courses.

Please book accommodation with Gerda directly as the course dates have been blocked out on our online calendar – special rates apply for courses.

Your family could join you as well as we have self-catering cottages on the farm – click the link to view: The Country Garden Guest Farm Cottages.

How to pay:

Please make payment via the following methods:

• Internet Eft Payment only

Bank: ABSA

Account Number: 4078581056

Name: GMC Tuffin

Branch code: 632005 Current Account

Reference: (Use your name as reference when making payment)

Kindly email or fax proof of payment to us.

(PLEASE no cash deposits at the ATM – rather send via Money Market at Shoprite)


A certificate of attendance will be presented on completion of each course and workshop.

Cancellations Policy

The course deposit is non-refundable. Only in the event of an entire course being cancelled, will the deposit be refunded.

Basic Toolkit (optional)

Price R595

Order in advance please.

We do supply all tools required at the classes for your use – this is if you want to purchase your own starter toolkit. It includes small nifty toolbox, florist scissors, knife, pins, wires, rose stripper, prongs, florist putty, tape, etc.

Directions to Ladismith, Western Cape

See map below for directions to The Country Garden Guest Farm, Voorbaat, Ladismith, Western Cape.

Phone 023 111 0133.

You are welcome to request our written directions via email.
Use only Google Maps to find the farm. 

Directions to Bunches for Africa, Cape Town

See map below for directions to Bunches for Africa, 24 Fourie Street, Brackenfell, Cape Town.

Phone 021 982 3412.

You are welcome to request our written directions via email.
GPS Co-ordinates: 33°53’14.1″S 18°40’37.8″E