GardenAfrica works with the most vulnerable people to find plant-based solutions to their everyday challenges 


Supporting community gardeners & family farmers to build resilience & opportunity by making the most sustainable use of their natural resources.


Conserving vital horticultural knowledge about the production of food, fuel, medicine & fibre to pass on to the next generation.


Enabling people to make informed choices about the conservation & sustainable use of their biodiversity.


Click on the image below to see what we do and why it works

See & hear the story about our work in Zimbabwe told by Monty Don .


Meet some of the farmers and growers we work with

click on any of the images above to learn more about the individual grower and how we work with them

We focus on the following programme areas

Plant Conservation

We assist people to identify & adapt plant resources which are valuable for their cultural, nutritional, soil fertility, medicinal or pesticidal benefits to ensure that they remain available to the next generation.  


We work with communities of growers to select plants and value chains which represent income opportunities, and facilitate access to markets for localised economic development.


Skills & Education

We work with schools, training organisations and institutions to promote responsible stewardship, and enliven learning to enable children and their teachers to attain their goals.

Health & Nutrition

We support food availability, access and utilisation by promoting diverse cultivation, processing and storage to achieve food and nutritional security.

skilled gardener banner 1300.jpg

Our partners and supporters