February 21, 2019

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PARAGON GIVES A HEADS-UP FOR LATEST VR, AR TECHNOLOGY IN ARCHITECTURE -

Friday, February 15, 2019

Phase One of the R4.5bn O.R. Tambo mixed-use precinct development unveiled -

Friday, February 15, 2019

IFLA World Congress – registration is open! -

Friday, February 8, 2019

City in uphill battle to revive fields in a post-drought sport season -

Friday, February 8, 2019

Corobrik invests in the future -

Thursday, February 7, 2019

49 graduates to receive on-the-job training from City professionals -

Friday, February 1, 2019

#FREESPACE INSTALLATION -

Friday, February 1, 2019

Perfect Pedestrian Ramp, Silicon Oasis, Dubai! -

Friday, February 1, 2019

Wacker Neuson hosts its first Dealer Summit on Sub-Sahara African soil -

Friday, February 1, 2019

COROBRIK SPONSOR THEIR 32nd ARCHITECTURAL STUDENT OF THE YEAR COMPETITION. -

Friday, January 25, 2019

Artificial grass is DIY friendly with EasiDuo -

Friday, January 25, 2019

This is all that’s left of a R7m ‘smart park’ in Cape Town. -

Friday, January 25, 2019

SANA Trade Fair 13th March -

Friday, January 18, 2019

NALP shares its five 2019 landscaping trends -

Friday, January 18, 2019

Save the date for the SANA/ SAGIC Convention 2019 -

Friday, January 18, 2019

Trees for Africa proves eco-entrepreneurship is a great career for differently abled youths -

Friday, December 14, 2018

Call opens for 2019 International Garden Festival proposals -

Friday, November 30, 2018

LA+ JOURNAL announces winners of Competition to redesign Central Park -

Friday, November 30, 2018

The IFLA Student Design Competition Winners 2018 Announced -

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Samuel Pellissier of University of Free State’s travels inspire the winning Corobrik architectural regional award -

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Perfect Pedestrian Ramp, Silicon Oasis, Dubai!

February 01/2019 Retaining walls can do so much more than just stop soil erosion and flooding issues. Along with other hardscaping and landscaping, retaining walls can transform your grounds by providing depth and verticality to your landscape, providing raised platforms for gardens, terraced views of your property, and beautiful concrete block textures. Cut and fill slopes where retained using Terraforce L16 blocks, manufactured in the UAE by Consent LLC. This building site, located at DSO (Dubai Silicon Oasis), Lake Park, needed a pedestrian ramp and vertical boundary wall to connect an upper parking level with a new community park venue,…

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Save the date for the SANA/ SAGIC Convention 2019

4-7 June 2019, Arabella, Western Cape  Click here to visit the SAGIC website

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Trees for Africa proves eco-entrepreneurship is a great career for differently abled youths

Food & Trees for Africa, the South African social and environmental enterprise, is dedicated to making a difference. For example, it supports community groups to teach more communities about permaculture food gardens. The organisation has also seen a gap in the need for employment options for differently abled people, and has programmes in Kwazulu-Natal and Gauteng that focuses solely on creating job opportunities for children in special-needs schools.ADVERTISING “The learners go through this training programme, and we encourage the schools to allow them to shadow at a nursery or other places where they can learn landscaping skills or [using] a…

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5 Garden ideas for you to do this spring

A lot of people who love gardening are always tinkering in the backyard, working to create and improve their garden in any way, shape or form possible. A garden is never really finished however, there are times when you can struggle to find inspiration and motivation to get into the garden and develop new ideas or solutions for your garden. Whilst it’s important to create a garden you love spending time in, it is also important to create flower beds and herb gardens that work best for your particular home and lifestyle. This article is filled with ideas and inspiration…

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The East Coast Radio House and Garden show 2016

House & Garden Show is a 10 day event being held from 1st July to the 10th July 2016 at the Durban Exhibition Centre in Durban, South Africa. This event showcases products like Gardener magazines, Plants and flowers, Demo kitchen sets, Kitchen components and interiors, Laminates, Home appliances and gas stoves, Bedroom cupboard display products etc. in the Architecture & Designing, Hand, Machine & Garden Tools industries. Exhibitor Profile East Coast Radio House & Garden Show will be presenting a diverse exhibitor profile with the following product exhibits, Garden display products, Potted plants and gardening gifts, Nursery accessories and equipments,…

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Plant of the month, Vaccinium exul

Vaccinium exul  Bolus Family: Ericaceae Common names: African blueberry, African cranberry (Eng.); Afrika-bloubessie, bosbessiebos (Afr.) View other plants in this familyQR code linkView other plants in this genus In southern Africa the heath family (Ericaceae) is represented by only two indigenous genera: Erica which is extremely speciose, containing ± 770 species, and Vaccinium, represented by a single species. Globally Vaccinium is best known for being utilised as a fruit source, with most species being wild harvested and only a few developed into economic crop plants.   Description In South Africa the habit of Vaccinium exul is usually that of a…

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