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Hecker Nursery first opened its doors in 1981 as an extension of Ronnie and Rika’s passion and love for nature in all its shapes and guises. We strive to inspire local gardeners to transform their homes into a wonderful, healing and environmentally friendly retreat, by using our excellent garden products, honest, friendly service and practical solutions.

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Herbs for Healthy Living

Herbs are friendly undemanding, fresh and fragrant companions that can greatly improve our health and well-being, whether we are... read more

Watering in Winter

"Why do my pansies look so wilted? I am giving them loads of water!"  The aforementioned statement is something... read more

Growing food during lock-down

Growing your own food has always been a good idea, but with global lock-down, now more than ever. Food... read more

Soil preparation

Soil preparation is one of the cornerstones of any gardening. The best soils, known as loams, contain some sand,... read more

Selecting a site for your food garden

Picking the right location for your food garden is absolutely crucial. A sub-par location can result in sub-par veggies!... read more

More about Myrtle

Myrtle -  Botany Myrtus, with the common name myrtle, is a genus of flowering plants in the family Myrtaceae The genus... read more