Bamboo Nursery

Hortus Capensis

We are the largest wholesaler of bamboo plants in South Africa and supply plants throughout Africa. We supply over 25 different species of bamboo to farms, nurseries and big projects.

Situated in the beautiful Western Cape, Overberg district, just outside of Swellendam near the small village of Buffeljagsrivier. For more than 25 years we have been supplying plants to plantations, nurseries and farmers.

Why Bamboo?

Uses of Bamboo


Ornamental or decorative use in gardens


Bamboo is used in almost 1500 commercial goods.


Planted as a windbreak for example to protect agricultural crops.


Bamboo prevents soil erosion and restores degraded land