Plant Nursery in Johannesburg

Johannesburg’s Own Windy Willows

When you pop in to see what we have available at Windy Willows, our plant nursery, located on the north-western side of Johannesburg, you won’t find Mr Toad of Toad Hall, Badger, Ratty or Mole, or any of the other creatures which feature in Kenneth Grahame’s children’s classic – Wind in the Willows – published more than 100 years ago in 1908. Continue reading

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Fast Growing Shrubs & Hedge Plants

Finding Information about Fast-Growing Shrubs & Hedge Plants

Most modern human beings are very much inclined towards impatience, and it’s no wonder that mankind has become conditioned to wanting and expecting results rapidly, here and now. In fact, yesterday would be great too. People buy instant, ready-made products every day. Continue reading

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Shrub Supplier

Selecting Your Spring/Summer Shrub Supplier

It almost seems as though spring has passed us by this year in Gauteng; it feels as though we’ve gone straight from a very mild, short winter, straight into early summer in a matter of weeks. Some may have been caught a little unawares by this rapid transition of seasons, but most keen South African gardeners are ready for the new growing season – the glorious South African summer for which this country is known worldwide. Continue reading

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How Much Does Landscaping Cost?

When a person enquires how much a product or service costs, the price of the item or the item itself has piqued their curiosity. He or she may simply have an enquiring mind; they may be interested in acquiring the product or service, or they may be under the impression that it’s possibly beyond their means, too expensive to be affordable without incurring a debt that will have to be serviced. Continue reading

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Spring Garden Design Tips

Design Tips for Your Spring Garden

A sense of renewal and anticipation begins to build in mid to late August in the hearts and minds of South African gardeners and outdoor enthusiasts. Officially, the first day of spring, the 1st of September, is around the corner again, followed shortly thereafter by the sunny summers for which this country is known around the world. Continue reading

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Trees for Sale to the Public

Trees for Sale to the Public in Honeydew

If you have some garden space available that you would like to fill, perhaps you should make it a family project to plant a few trees. You can never have too many trees. After all, they are essential to our survival. Also, with a selection of trees, your garden can truly be transformed. Of course, when it comes to choosing and planting trees, some time and attention should be focussed on the best type of trees for your specific garden. Continue reading

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Garden Design Services

Create a Beautiful Outdoor Space with Our Professional Garden Design Services

If you have a dream garden in mind, but don’t quite have the skills, knowledge and equipment to truly bring it to life, you could benefit greatly from our garden design services at Windy Willows. If you’ve envied your friends’ and neighbours’ outdoor spaces that seem to be perfectly manicured and pristine all year round, it’s time to ensure the very same lifestyle improvement for yourself. Continue reading

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Garden Landscaping Ideas

Garden Landscaping Ideas from Your Local Nursery

If you’re thinking of installing a brand-new garden, you are bound to be looking around for the best landscaping ideas. You will find that indigenous landscapes are popular in South Africa, and that’s because we are lucky enough to have such a diverse array of plants to choose from, and of course, the fact that indigenous gardens are just so much easier to maintain and care for. Continue reading

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Nurseries Near Honeydew

Visit Nurseries Near Honeydew in Winter & Spruce Up Your Garden

It’s winter, and for many people, this means that their lush gardens take a back seat until the warmer weather and nourishing rains make an appearance again, but this is where people go wrong. Winter is a great time to visit your local nursery and prep your garden for all the growing it’s going to be doing in the months that follow the cold season. As one of a few top nurseries near Honeydew, we are often advising clients to be just as active in their garden maintenance in winter, as they are during the rest of the year. And we will tell you why. Continue reading

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Have Fun Creating a New Garden Bed with Shrubs

Creating a garden bed can be a very rewarding project, and because it requires ongoing effort and maintenance, it can very well be a gratifying hobby too. If it’s time to give your garden a bit of a spruce up, or create a whole new garden altogether, you might consider buying a few new shrubs to assist in the process. Continue reading

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