Harry Gerber (94) is the proud winner of the Eedenglen Retirement Village Garden competition.
After working diligently in his beautiful garden for many years, Harry Gerber (94) is the proud winner of the Eedenglen Retirement Village Gardening competition, a prestigious award for the elderly at the village.
Gerber said that before moving to the retirement village 16 years ago, he built his own homes over the years and planned out his own gardens.
Despite moving to the retirement village 16 years ago, Gerber only moved into his current home with his wife Minnie (88), 12 years ago.
He said that when they moved to their new home he redid their entire garden and transformed it into a succulent plant garden.
Since transforming the garden, with help from his wife, Gerber continued to maintain the garden and occasionally planted new plants while removing those that died.
He said that when