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Dr Carden’s presentation centered around WSD: Water Sensitive Design.
Marijke was part of the water-wise demonstration garden at Kirstenbosch in 1997. The drought in 2000 was quickly forgotten and we went back to business as usual. The question is what exactly is a water-wise garden? A garden that is irrigated once a week? Once a month? Never?
Government institutions and the Greening industry started promoting Waterwise gardening techniques over 20 years ago and the 2007 drought focussed our minds on these methods with some success. But the intervening wet years have eased our vigilance and standard have begun to slip again.