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Obesa Nursery Graaff-Reinet

When visiting Graaff-Reinet it is well worth visiting Obesa Cactii and succulent nursery. Johan... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
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Saw this one from the outside

We would have loved to buy a few small cacti from this nursery. Unfortunately we turned around as... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2018
George, South Africa
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
49 Murray Street, Graaff-Reinet 6280, South Africa
+27 49 892 2120
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All reviews cacti and succulents the owner for sale cactus garden amazing collection at reasonable prices his passion one of a kind worth a visit johan seed species collector pp anti visitors
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The owner is insightful and just an endless dam of information on Cacti. You can buy any specis there. The variety is just undescribable big.

Thank Elmien D
Reviewed 1 week ago

this was one of the real l highlights of our weekend away.The owner is a real card with a wealth of knowledge and a wicked sense of humor. well worth a visit.be mindful on where you tread!!!

Thank KevinS9404
Reviewed 3 August 2018

A must visit for any plant lover. Extensive well established display nursery and a huge rage of plants to take home. The owner is very knowledgeable and worth talking to. He has done amazing hybrids for the discerning collector.

Thank aidanpomario
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

When visiting Graaff-Reinet it is well worth visiting Obesa Cactii and succulent nursery. Johan the owner is such an interesting, quirky and fascinating character and is passionate about his nursery . He had many an anecdote and tale to tell and his passion is very...More

Thank MandyStrumpman
Reviewed 7 May 2018

This mysterious place is a must for everyone who loves plants, loves art, loves a passion, and can recognise it when it is placed in front of him. Johan has created his own lifetimes speciality and he is prepared to share it with us at...More

Thank vita713
Reviewed 3 May 2018

My friend and I were willing to pay the entrance price but were turned away by the owner because he said he does not allow Americans in his garden. It also explains the Lee Harvey Oswald sign on his entrance gate. This does not reflect...More

Thank zulu43
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Apparently there are thousands of different cacti. Lovely walk through just a small part of the huge space devoted to growing this vast array of cacti. Cost is R60 pp or free if you spend R200 on buying cacti, which we did. The place is...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 19 March 2018

We visited Obesa Cacti nursery on the recommendation of friends & were not really sure what to expect. The owner Johan was about & he welcomed us to his amazing collection & gave us directions to follow around the gardens. He is very knowledgeable &...More

Thank Dee S
Reviewed 10 March 2018

We would have loved to buy a few small cacti from this nursery. Unfortunately we turned around as each of us had to pay R30 to enter. Amount being R120, could get a refund if you bought more than R200 worth. Such a pity that...More

Thank heineraudrey
Reviewed 1 February 2018

If you like plants or anything to do with plants this is a must. Even if you don't like plants this is a must. You will get to meet, Johan, the owner, an amazing man. We spent an hour with Johan and about 10 minutes...More

Thank David N
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