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Emmarentia , Johannesburg

Emmarentia  - Johannesburg, South Africa
Emmarentia
Between Linden and Greenside, Johannesburg, South Africa 2195Map
Neighborhood: Randburg/North Riding
Overview

Not wholly given over to showcasing indigenous flora, these gardens feature little-known succulent flowers and bulb collections, an alpine collection, as well as an admirable cycad collection. A rose garden and herb garden complete the picture. A large dam runs adjacent to the gardens, and fishermen, canoeists, windsurfers, cyclists and the general public pass through continuously. Springtime brings a dazzling spectacle of cherry blossoms, while the autumn foliage of the many deciduous trees bequeath their own beauty to those who pass by. Picnics are allowed almost everywhere and a kiosk supplies light meals and refreshments.

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By Idwala Guest House | Posted 05/04/12
  Lovely suburb with lots of good restaurants, botanical gardens to stroll and walk, Emmerentia Dam, a lot of old established trees and stunning houses  
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