The gardens were established in 1968 and cover an area of around . It is administered by Johannesburg City Parks.
The Emmarentia Dam is located within the ground of the gardens.
One of the main attractions is the Rose Garden with over 10 000 roses.
The garden is organized by theme and purpose of use and consists of
A monument commemorating the 300the anniversary of the Hugenots in South Africa is located at the top of the rose garden.
SOUTH AFRICA : A prehistoric garden is being created at the botanical gardens, where students will be able to undertake environmental studies.
Jul 09, 2011; The public will get to know how vegetation has evolved over millions of years when a Prehistoric Garden opens at the Johannesburg...
OPEN GARDEN: Visit the Roedean School Gardens and Craft Market Hosted by the Old Roedeanian Association. Today, 9am-4pm. Roedean School, Princess of Wales Terrace, Parktown. Cost: R20. Call 011 647 3200
Sep 29, 2012; OPEN GARDEN: Visit the Roedean School gardens and craft market hosted by the Old Roedeanian Association. Today, 9am-4pm. Roedean...