On Sunday, 10 September 2023, Living Desert Plants hosts their popular ‘Boland Vetplantfees’ or Boland Succulent Festival at The Vines Farm off the R45 in Paarl.


Living Desert Plants

​​Living Desert Plants is a specialist in rare plants, particularly succulents that can’t be found at regular, large retail nurseries. Harry Lewis and his team import and propagate their succulents, making their offering niche and exclusive.

Back in 2018, Harry turned his love of plants into a business. Today, you can find them in Fish Hoek, Cape Town.

Harry is a conservationist by trade and all their plants are legal, nursery-grown specimens. Living Desert Plants has been certified by Cape Nature as a registered Grower and Seller of Protected Flora.


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A visit to the nursery is by appointment, so be sure to get in touch before you pop in.


The Boland Succulent Festival

The Boland Succulent Festival promises to be an exciting experience for all plant lovers, with more than 1300 attendees expressing their interest on Facebook already. The market will have a variety of rare plants for sale from a range of local specialist vendors.


The Boland Succulent Festival Event Details

When: Sunday, 10 September 2023

Where: The Vines Farm

Time: 8:30 – 16:00

Ticket prices: Free



Explore the Exotic and Rare Plant Market

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Originally published by SA Woman&Home Magazine.