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                                                                                                                                                                      Russell Fransham Subt ropicals - unusual subt ropical plants

Spa Houses from $2695                                                                                                               RiChmoND iRiSeS                                                             Dowdeswell’s
                                                                                                                                   Growers and hybridisers
                                                                                                                                       of bearded iris,                                                        Delphiniums Ltd
                                                                                                                                      established 1950.
                                                                                                                                                                                                              New Varie
                                                                                                                                                                          No Mess                             for 2010

                                                                                                                                                                          No Spray
                                                                                                                                                                          No Weeds!
                                                                                                                                                                      Ask for Vigilant Herbicide Gel
                                                                                                                                                                      at your local garden centre
                                                                                                                                                                      or rural supply outlet
                                                                                                                                  try our Richmond hybrids.           Available in three sizes:                                   Moonlight Blues
                                                                                                                                  $1.20 stamp for catalogue.          240gm, 1.8kg, 20kg                     For our plant list, please send a
                                                                                                                                     376 hill St, Richmond,                                                  stamped, addressed, bill sized
                                                                                                                                           Nelson 7020.                                                      envelope & two extra 50c stamps to:
                                                                                                                                    Phone/fax 03 544 6513                                                    Dowdeswell’s Delphiniums Ltd
                                                                                                                                email:                                             692 Brunswick Rd, R D 1
                                                                                                                                             Website:                                                        Wanganui 4571                         • 0800 278 784                                                                     
                                                                                                                                                                     0800 VIGILANT (0800 8444 526)
                                                                                                                                                                                                             Or go to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     RivendellIris Garden
                                                                                                     Beautiful Louisiana Irises for Your Garden or Pond
                                                                                                                                                                      Joy Plants Nursery and Gardens                              19/05/2010 9:29:57 a.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                  WeekendGardenerClassified2010_Cl1 1
                                                                                                                                                                             Large range of perennials and natives.
                                   Suppliers of quality                                                                       For Online Catalogue Visit
                                                                                                                                                                               Open Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm.
                                   perennials, direct to                                                                   Garden Open in Bloom Season                       86 Jericho Road, RD2 , Pukekohe 2677.
                                       your door.                                                                            Oct/Nov by Arrangement                           Ph 09 238 9129 Fax 09 238 9127
                                   Quote code #10005 for your special                                                            R. D. 2 Katikati                                  Send S.A.E. for list or view:
                                     Weekend Gardener discount.                                                       Phone (07) 549 0450 Fax (07) 549 0452        
WORLD FAMOUS IN NZ TUI FEEDER                                                             Clematis like no other                          Catalogue                     Woodland Wonders

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Podophyllum ‘Kaleidoscope’
                                                                                        New Zealand’s leading grower of
                                                                                              beautiful Clematis.                                                     • Arisema • Cardiocrinum
 Crafted in New Zealand this unique liquid
  feeder is a great way to attract tuis and
                                                                                                                                                                         • Hostas • Trillium
 other nectar eating birds to your garden.                                                                                                                                  • Podophyllum                                                                                                                                           Tikitere Gardens
     Ph 09 268 8954 0274 741 979                                                                                                                                            104 State Highway 30,
                                                                                                                                                                         Te Ngae Junction, Rotorua.
                Suppliers of                                                                                                                                                 Ph/fax 07 345 5036,
      bird nesting boxes and feeders.                                                                                                                          
                                                                                             enhance your natives,
                                                                                        Rhododendrons, Camellias and

                                                                                           shrubs etc with Summer
                                                                                             flowering Clematis as
                                                                                                                                         New Zealands most                         secateurs fruit
                                                                                                                                                                                                               pickers    pole
                                                                                                                                       comprehensive daffodil
                                                                                               companion plants!!                                                     garden tools & accessories to delight
                                                                                                                                  catalogue is available now. 92                                               loppers garden
                                                Aluminum                                 For catalogue send Sae (size            colour photographs, 300 listings    gloves hedge clippers loppers rakes leaf collectors
                                               glasshouses                               Dle) plus 9 x 60c stamp or $5            of local and imported varieties.   sharpeners secateurs fruit pickers secateurs pole loppers
                                                                                                 Yaku Nursery,                              Send $6.00 to
                                               with 10 year                                278 tikorangi Rd, RD43                  Pleasant Valley Daffodils Ltd,
                                                                                                                                                                     garden gloves hedge clippers loppers rakes leaf collectors
                                             frame warranty.                             Waitara 4383, taranaki or visit                                             sharpeners secateurs fruit pickers pole loppers garden
                                                                                                                                      66 Brophy Road, R D 21,
                                                                                                                                                                     gloves hedge clippers loppers rakes leaf        collectors
                                                 Freecall                               Mail order specialist!
                                                                                                                                           Geraldine 7991.
                                                                                                                                                                     sharpeners secateurs fruit secateurs fruit pickers
                                                                                                                                           Ph 03 693 8081
                                              0508 733 728                                                                           secateurs pole loppers garden gloves hedge clippers
                                                                                                                                  Order now for March delivery.      loppers rakes leaf collectors sharpeners secateurs fruit

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                  $125 + COURIER
                                                $155 + COURIER     PH/FAX 07 863 6708                                                                                Phone 0800 946 837

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Gardeners                                                                                                                                                                                                 STOCKISTS:
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Selected Garden Centres and Nurseries,

                                                                                                                                                                                                          Kings Plant Barn, Oderings, Mitre 10,
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Bunnings, Palmers Gardenworld,
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Farmlands - some branches,
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Hammerhardware - some stores.

                                                                                                                                                                           We know, and they know,
                                                                                                                                                                           Death to Oxalis is an effective and environmentally safe

                                                                                                                                        product for the control of white, pink and purple flowering oxalis.
                                              The                                  REPLACE THOSE                                                                          A product of OMOX LTD. For availability see
                                          Garden                                  OLD COVERS NOW!                                            October
     Gardens and Nursery                   Bearded Iris
                                                                                    SHOP ONLINE
                                                                                  Ex-Stock delivery to your door                             Special                                 Garden websites
        David Brundell              Nursery & Display Gardens
                                                                                                                                                                                    & email newsletters
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                                                                                                                                     $150!                                                     • Bulbs • Flowers • Ph 07 883 4754
                                                                                                                                            GVO 3030 Karaka
                                                                                                                                           (3.030m x 3.030m)
                                                                                                                                      normal retail $1021, special for
          Yellow Clivia                                                           � 2 styles to fit most chairs: black / grey /             October only $871.
                                                                                                                                                                               Life Coach / New Mentors Wanted
  Unusual bulbous plants for                                                        green                                                 Delivery $70 NZ wide.             learn how at home.            Diploma.
Woodland and subtropical gardens.       Gardens open daily                        � 100% acrylic – will not rot
                                                                                  � Easy lace-on fitting                             For other shed sizes on special
      For plant list email:                  10am-5pm              October and November.
                                                                                  � Many other outdoor living accessories –                    please view:
                                                                                    browse online                                                                                    Hundreds of bog iris and perennials for wet or dry.
      or contact Gardenza            451 Ridge Rd, Motukarara,                    � Secure online orders and payment       
    PO Box 8, Waiuku 2341                Christchurch 7672.                                                                          Email                 
Ph 09 235 3834, fax 09 235 3850           Ph 03 329 7825.                                                                                  or phone 07 824 1045
                                                                                                                                     where indoors meets outdoors                 for a brochure.
 BEARDED IRIS PatCh                 The Lilyman                                    CARA CoTTAGE PERENNiAL SPECiALiSTS
                                                                                                                                  Perennials available NZ wide
                                                                                                                                        by MAIL ORDER.
                                                                                                                                                                                    Beautiful Louisiana Irises for Your Garden or Pond

                                                                                                                                   ON-LINE colour CATALOGUE               Mail order lily bulbs available May to September.
                                                                                                                                  Check Nursery times & Show
                                                                                                                                schedule on Home Page or email
                                                                                                                                  Phone 06 274 9436 evenings.
                                                                                     Phlox Candystripe                        69 Kauae St, Manaia, South Taranaki.
                                              Li Ly bu LbS
                                                                                          w w w.c araco t t age nurse r                                           organic gardening workshops 09 444 9342
                                       Asiatic, LA, Longiflorum,
                                      Oriental Auratum, Oriental
   Catalogues $6.00 (including                                                                                         NZ’s favourite
                                       Trumpet, Species, Species                           b s i te
  postage), no cheques, 6 x $1.00     Hybrids and Xmas Regale.                    Ne w w e          WoNDeR WeeDeR
         stamps preferred.              New varieties and bulk
 Potted plants (PB3) bags, $10           quantities available.                                     Individually gift packed $6.50 each, posted.
   each. Bare rooted (January                                                                  Without gift packaging, 3 Weeders for $13.50, posted.
                                                 Th e L i l y m a n
onwards) $8 each. Plus freight.      33b Es p e ra n c e St, St Al b a n s                                                                                                      KNEE PADS FOR GARDEN AND TRADE
                                                                                                                    Light, strong 1metre aluminium handle with
  400+ named plants available.            C h r i s tc h u rc h 8052 .            loNg WeeDeR
 Glanavon Bearded Iris Patch               P h : 03 355 3410
                                                                                                                     hi-tensile hook. $25 each + $6.50 freight.          ph: 03 376 4565       
4 Brown Road, Waerenga-a-hika,             Fa x: 03 355 4710
        GISBORNE 4071                 Em a i l : l i l y m a n@x t ra .c o. n z

                                                                                        28 Miro St, Eastbourne, Lower Hutt 5013, Phone 04 562 8166
   Ph (evenings) 06 862 5860                                                     Order online:

                                                                                                                                  CLASSIC PERENNIALS
                                                                                                                                  AND IRIS ON THE WEB
                                                                                                                        Campanulas, euphorbias, salvias, lavenders,
                                                                                                                          bog plants and bearded iris with pictures.
                                                                                                                            Nikau hill Nursery & Watergardens,
                                                                                                                         197 makirikiri Road, marton. Ph 06 327 4131.

  Post Creations is a Marlborough owned
                                                                                                                        Is our church
  and operated business using recycled                                                                                      in crisis?
  vineyard posts to produce quality                                                                                                by E Annie Atkins
  hand-crafted furniture and attractive
  garden accessories.                                                                                                 For a book send $15 p.p. to:
  Visit                                                                                      Mayfair Post, P.O. Box 14025                                 list your website here
  or call 027 380 9173 or 03 577 5541                                                                                Karamu Road, Hastings 4159.                                       email

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                                                                                                                       gueSt SPeakeR                        Hydroponics without
                                                                                                                   available to visit your garden or            power... how?

 Gardeners Market
                                                                                                                         Probus club. talk on             with Autopot, that’s how.
                                                                                                                    “Gardens of the World”                   • No power • No pumps
                                                                                                                     by Peter Fleming. No Charge.            • No hassle hydroponics
                                                                                                                           Ph: 09 580 0470             • Saves power • Saves water • Saves time

                                                                                     BioFeeD                                                                     Ph 09 422 0879
                                                                                                                      louiSiaNa iRiS
                                                                                             use Biofeed
                                                                                         organic Plant Food
                                                                                          for all vegetable
                                                                                                                                                         Turning your lawns into lunch
                                                                                           feeding. ask at                                                Call today for a
                                                                                                                                                                           .... organically
                                                                                           the Warehouse                                                 no obligation quote
                                                                                         plus garden outlets.                                              Ph 09 279 2918

                                                                                For great organic taste,                                               • Macrocarpa Raised Garden Beds
                                                                               Biofeed is all you need.                                                • Fully Planted, Erected on Site
                                                                                                                                                       • Grow Your Own Organic Vegetables

                                                                                                                        We have a vast colour
                                                                                                                                                       • Fresh, Healthy, Satisfying & Fun
                                                                                                                                                       • A Package to Suit Every Budget
                                                                                                                     range of these beautiful and
                                                                                                                           versatile bog iris.
                                                                                                                      Rhizomes are suitable as a
                                                                                                                      marginal or dry garden iris                      Touchwood Books
                                                                            The natural soil conditioner.              being summer dormant.                             The gardeners mail order bookshop.
                                                                              Fertilising gardens for                 For catalogue send SAE to:          
                                                                                  over 35 years.                            The Iris Patch,                      
                                                                                                                             Portland Rd,
                                                                                                                                                                              Box 610, Hastings 4156.
                                                                                                RD8, Whangarei.
                                                                                                                                                                     Phone (06) 874 2872     Fax (06) 874 2701
                                                                                                                            Ph 09 432 2659

                                        RuSSell FRaNSham                                             Organic vegetable gardens
Beautiful Begonias
  of Golden Bay
                                          SuBtRoPiCalS                                                 built in your backyard
                                                                                                      We get your vegetable patch up & growing
                                                                                                                                                                          out deco
                                                                                                               & give you the knowledge                                       Elements for your
                                                                                                          & resources you need to maintain it.                             indoor & outdoor living
                                                                                                  • DIY kitsets • Full service package • Maintenance
                                                                                                 • Easy care • Revive old beds • Consultancy service
                                                                                                        • Crop rotation • Companion planting                                   0800 558 889
                                                                                                           Ph 0800 213 761 / 021 376 150
   New Zealands best known
specialists in tuberous begonias.
Send a stamped, self addressed
                                                matapouri Bay
                                           a specialist nursery and
                                                                                            TILLANDSIA (AIR PLANTS)                                    Cost Effective Plants
                                                                              Bromeliads & staghorn ferns
         envelope for our                  website for collectors of                also available
                                                                                                                                                                                   Shop online and earn
        2010 catalogue to                      rare and unusual                 PANDORA BROMELIADS                                                                                    FREE plants.
     Beautiful Begonias                       subtropical plants.                  32 Pandora Place                                                                                    Overnight delivery.
          Richmond Rd                  on-line catalogue with hundreds           Pakuranga, Auckland                                                                           SH 1, Hunterville • Phone: 06 322 9863
       R D 1, takaka 7183               of photos + dozens of articles.         Open Saturday/Sunday                                                                        
        ph 03 525 9058                             or by appointment                                                                                  E:
        visit our website                               ph/fax 09 576 4595                        09 434 3980         
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                                                            Gardens to visit
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                                           SEACLOUDS                                                                                                                                         gaRDeN ViSitiNg
Extensive mail order catalogue
 of fruit & nut trees available.        COUNTRY GARDENS                                                                                                                        
  Includes pip and stone fruit,          Admission by appointment.
                                                                                                                    • 8 Days      • 9 Gardens                                    NeW ZealaND gaRDeNS tRuSt
    figs, grapes, persimmon,                       entry $5
                                                                                                             check and
  mulberry, kiwifruit and nuts.               • unique conifers
                                                                                                                look under Garden Tours Plus.                                         Promoting beautiful NZ gardens.
 Heirloom and Koanga Institute               • abundant natives
                                                                                                              We have chosen nine gardens that
      fruit trees a speciality.          • intriguing water features                                           give you a real variety of design,                         ViSit the oNlY PRoFeSSioNallY
                                                 • tree sales
 889 Ashhurst-Bunnythorpe Rd,                                                                                      plant material and size.                                      aSSeSSeD gaRDeNS
 RD 10, Palmerston North 4470                 Rotorua                                              
                                                                                     trotts garden                                                                    For further information call liz morrow on 09 422 7443.
  ph 06 326 7313, 021 142 6463            Phone 07 332 3459
 email                      eDeN gaRDeN                               Waihi                                  kiNg CouNtRY                                                               aYRlieS
                                        a secret we don’t mind sharing              5 Gardens                                  gaRDeNS                                                               NZGT Garden of
       NEEDING HELP                     10 mins from central auckland          Farm, Town & Beach.                      enjoy a well earned break and
                                                                                                                                                                                                International Significance
                                                                               enjoy the amazing diversity of          explore 8 stunning rural gardens
     IN YOUR GARDEN?                            24 omana ave                                                            in the Waitomo / otorohanga
                                                                                    mature gardens and                                                                                    Cascades of water enhance this mature
   • Fences • Walls • Features          Beautiful waterfalls, rockpools                                                district. Brochures are available
       • Paths • Gardening                                                         Waihi’s golden history.                                                                              15 acre country garden home to temperate
                                       and garden walks set in an idylic                                                     from Doff tombleson
    • Maintenance • Planting                                                       For brochure, contact                       ph/fx 07 878 4837,                                            and subtropical trees and plants.
                                             setting of 5.5 acres.               Joyce Ph/fax 07 863 7984                ailsa Sanson ph 07 873 8831                                     open by appointment. Closed Sundays.
All garden design, build & advice.
Free quotes in the Auckland area             NZgt gaRDeN oF                     Shirley Ph/fax 07 863 6209                      or Beatrice Were                                           Ph 09 5308706. Whitford, auckland.
            Ph Patrick                                                                                                    email
                                          RegioNal SigNiFiCaNCe                 email
                                                                                                                       We will help you organize your visit.
  021 293 6877 or 09 846 2197

                                                                                                     laRNaCh CaStle gaRDeN                                                       BRoaDFielDS gaRDeN
                                                                                                     Garden of International Significance                      Near Christchurch. A bloke’s garden, very large, with heavy emphasis
                                                 gordonton                                                                                                      on NZ natives; beech, podocarps etc providing year round interest.
       0800 RHODOS                                                                                                 Explore our enchanting garden with
                                       (10 minutes north of hamilton)                                                                                             Awarded Garden of National Significance by NZ Gardens Trust,                                                                                           its breathtaking views. Follow our                            Award of Excellence for native planting by
   SEE YOURSELF strolling along                                                                                    native plant trail. Enquire about our                               Canterbury Horticultural Society.
paths lined with thousands of rho-                                                                                  accommodation at Larnach Lodge.                         Open Wednesday and Saturday, 8am - 4.30pm.
   dodendrons & vibrant azaleas                                                                                      Ph 03 476 1616, Fax 03 476 1574                                   Adults $10. Allow 1-2 hours.
 that lead to a shimmering water-                                                                                      PO Box 1350, Dunedin 9054.               On SH1, Main South Rd, Hornby Mall corner take Shands Rd south
fall. Find your favourite plant/s to                                                                                                    6.5km then right in Selwyn Rd 2.5km.
  take home or have delivered to                                                                                                                                Phone David 0274 334 099 , email:
your door! Relax with a coffee and                                                                         
tasty home baking before heading
  home through the picturesque                garden open FRee
  countryside. We’re looking for-      seven days per week, 10am to 4pm.
                                                                                          WooDBRiDge Garden of National Significance                                                    OMAIO             Matakana
   ward to seeing you here soon.                    NZ Gardens Trust                                                     Coatesville, Auckland.                                      A Garden of National Significance
  Group visits are our speciality –              Founding property and                                                                                                                   with the NZ Gardens Trust
                                                                                                                      10 acre country garden with
              call today                         Garden of Significance
                                                                                                                  perennial borders, vegetable garden,                               • Takatu peninsula, one hour north of Auckland
GARDENS - CAFÉ - PLANT CENTRE                     15 acres with monet
                                                                                                                  Mediterranean garden, bog gardens,                                    • coastal garden • native and exotic plants
          OPEN EVERYDAY                 style bridges spanning a lake,
                                        abundant photo opportunities                                                       and bluebell wood.                                            • bush walks • views across Kawau Bay.
      of October & November                                                                                           Open all year by appointment.
                                         and lovely Woodlands Cafe.                                                                                                                          Refreshments provided on request
             10:30-5pm                                                                                                    Ph/fax 09 415 7525
                                              Phone 07 824 3687                                                                                                                       and accommodation available in the log cabin.
       4 kms nth of Kimbolton,                                                                             
                                                                                                                                                            Open by appointment. Phone 09 422 7443.
    Manawatu. Ph 06 328 5797

                                                miNCheR                         totaRa WateRS                                                                    Hackfalls Arboretum
                                               A GARDEN OF                    SuBtRoPiCal gaRDeN                                                                            Charitable Trust
 Spring Catalogue                         NATIONAL SIGNIFICANCE                      NZGT Garden of
                                                                                                                                                                 Spring flower and autumn leaf colours. Over
                                                                                   National Significance                                                                                                                                            3500 species of trees and shrubs. Exceptional
                                                                                                                                                               collection of oaks. Cottage available/homestays.
                                                                                                                                                                 Open daily all year. Adults $5, children free.
                                                                                                                                                                          Only 60kms from Gisborne.
   Dahlias Gladioli
                                                                                                                                                                      187 Berry Road, Tiniroto, Gisborne.
       Begonias                                                                                                                                                                 Ph 06 863 7083.
PLUS fabulous perennials
   and small shrubs
                                                                                         garden open
                                       old orchards, ponds, formal and
                                                                                    1st Friday & Saturday
                                         informal planting surround a                                                                                          ROSALIE’S RETREAT                           Ph 09 432 2134
  Ph: 0800 752686 for                                                             of each month 10am-4pm
                                        georgian styled home in this              or by prior arrangement.
  a FREE Catalogue                      delightful large rural garden.                Shop/plant sales.                                                                                          A 2.5 acre garden, plus large array
                                        explore the native walkways,                mon - Sat 10am - 4pm                                                                                     of hand-made garden ornaments for sale.
                                          walled kitchen garden and               Bromeliads, Neoregalias,
                                       Victorian inspired glasshouses.                                                                                                                      To find Rosalie’s take the Oakleigh turn off to
                                                                              Vrieseas, alcantarea imperialis &
                                                                                                                                                                                           Mangapai and drive through Manngapai, past
                                            open by appointment.               Vinicolor. a huge selection to
                                                                                                                                                                                            the turn off to Paparoa, then stay on the road
                                              admission charged.                         choose from.                                                                                             to Waiotira, bearing left at the next
                                       Ph 09 415 7469, fax 09 415 7468            89 totara Rd, Whenuapai,                                                                                 intersection. Rosalies’ is the third driveway on
                                             Coatesville, auckland.              auckland. Ph 09 416 8272                                                                                             the left and is signposted.
Crinum Lilies

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Shows                                                                                                                         AlExANdRA
                                                                                                                        Horticultural Society meeting
                                                                                                                           1 November 2010
                                                                                                                                 COEC hall,
                                                                                                                                                                                            Showcasing almost 100 regional
                                                                                                                                                                                           and national artists and sculptors
                                                                                                                                                                                             in four of Kumeu’s top award
                                                                                                                                                                                                    winning gardens.

& garden events
                                                                                                                          Dunorling St, Alexandra.                                                 Tickets limited: $20
                                                                                                                         Speaker: Karen Rhind from
                                                                                                                            Briar Dell Nursery.
                                                                                                                                                         6 - 7 November                           (early bird to 1-10-10).
                                                                                                                          Competition: tulips and          View: www.kumeuartinthe
                                                                                                                             Heather Whiting,                Phone: Kumeu Visitor Information Centre (7 days) 09 412 9886.
Rotary Club of Thames Heritage Homes Tour                                          PleaSaNt ValleY                            ph 03 448 7235                            Proceeds donated to Rotary Kumeu.

  20 - 21 November                                                                    DaFFoDilS
                                                                                                                        iRoN RiDge QuaRRY                  Wellington Botanic Garden Rose Festival 2010
     $30 ($25 earlybird)
                                                                                                                          SCulPtuRe PaRk                                        19-21 November
  limited number of tickets                                                                                             Raymond Herber Sculpture            three days with the focus firmly on roses - see masses of blooms,
         from m.gill                                                                                                   Sculptures set amongst native     check out the entries in the Wellington Rose Society’s annual show, get
                                                                                                                                  gardens.                 free advice, take a guided walk or just revel in the rosy atmosphere.
       ph 07 869 0592
                                                                                                                          Ideal setting for a picnic                             For more information visit                                                                                                 Open every Suday 10am -5pm.
                                                                                                                        Adults $10, under 16yrs free
                                                                                                                                                    or call 04 499 4444.
                                                                                                                            Sign posted from the
                       Bird and Garden Tour                                         66 Brophy Road, R D 21,            Mud House, north of Amberley
                                                                                                                                                         WaRkWoRth & DiStRiCtS RoSe & FloWeR ShoW
                                                                                         geraldine 7991.                     North Canterbury.
                          of the Wairarapa                                               Ph 03 693 8081                                                        town hall Warkworth
                               30th October 2010                                                                                                           Friday 12th November 2010
                                                                                open 7 days a week, from early            NelSoN hoRtiCultuRal                                              12 noon - 5pm. admission $2
          Eight elegant private gardens. Endless inspiration.
                                                                                     September until labour                    SoCietY iNC                                                    • Plants for sale • Raffles
• Alfred Buxton grandeur • Stylish modernity • Native birds and trees
                                                                                   Weekend. Stroll around our           RoSe aND iRiS ShoW                                                • Special prizes in some classes.
                $60 pp / $50 pp groups of 20 or more.
                                                                                 fields, or order from our large                                                                              Schedules available from
     Funds raised go to upgrade of nocturnal kiwi house at                            indoor display. over                 6 - 7 November                                                Warkworth i-site, Warkworth library,
                     Pukaha Mount Bruce.                                        1000 varieties to choose from.              Stoke Hall, Main Rd,
                                                                                                                                                                                               mahurangi east library
                                                                                                                               Stoke, Nelson.
Tickets limited. Go to www.pukaha.orgnz or phone 06 304 9698.                            Free admission.                                                                                    Show Secretary 09 422 7766.
                                                                                                                              Ph 03 547 2999.

                                20th November
                              Cross Hills Gardens
                                                                                  Raukawa Country Garden Walk                                            Matamata Real Homes and Gardens Tour 2010
                                                                                                                                                                        Saturday November 6th 2010
                        4km north of kimbolton, manawatu                           Saturday 6th November                         9am-4pm                                   9.00am until 4.30pm
                        Fair & gardens open 9am to 5pm                          $4 per garden or $20 for all 11 gardens. Quality craft stalls &
                        adults $10, Children under 16 Free                                refreshments available or bring a picnic.                                 Visit 8 gorgeous homes in and around Matamata.
                                                                               Tickets available from: Farmlands Hastings/Napier, Greendoor                   Tickets $40. Available from Pohlen Hospital main reception.
a superb selection of 70 quality stalls featuring designer gifts, home                                                                                    Phone Mary Anne on 07 881 9100 ext 2, Monday to Friday 8am-4pm.
                                                                                & Oderings Havelock North, Palmers Napier & Garden Depot
  baked goodies, plants, clothing, toys, jewellery and heaps more.                                                                                         Email or phone Judith on 0272 778 772.
                                                                                     Hastings/Tamatea. Ph Suzanne Paulin 06 874 8077.
 entertainment for children, face painting, bouncy castle and more.
            great chance to do your Christmas shopping.                        Drive yourself around or book a seat on our Waipawa Buses Tour.                       Or go to
Visit, or phone 0800 746 367. See you there.                Proceeds go to maintaining our Raukawa Community Hall.                    Proceeds from this charity event to Pohlen Hospital in Matamata.

                                     New Zealand
                                                                                 50 ARTISTS
                                                                                 ONE WEEKEND
                                                                                                                      aNNual gaRDeN RamBle
                                                                                                                          The Rotary Club of Waihi                                   
                                                                                                                                                                                              The New Zealand Garden Experience

                                    Rose of the Year                                                                    Weekend 30 - 31 October
                                                                                                                        9am to 4.30pm. Wet or fine.                                                               29 October to
                            10th - 14th November 2010
                               Rogers Rose Garden                                ARTS TRAIL                            New range of gardens each
                                                                                                                       year. Refreshments available.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   7 November
                                Hamilton Gardens                                                                           two day ticket - $15
                                                                                 20-21 NOVEMBER                        group of 10+ - $12 per ticket
                                                                                    enquiries to Neil - 07 863 5722
                                                                                        or P o Box 140, Waihi 3641.

                                                                                                                                                                   Blockhouse Bay
Arta                                                                                                                                                               Garden Festival
Garden                                                                                                                                                        Saturday and Sunday
      • 2010 •                                                                                                                                                  November 20-21
  300 Exhibits!
       Wet or Fine                                                                                                               Sunday 14                                                • Floral Arrangements
  28 Oct 4.30pm-7.30pm | 29, 30, 31 Oct 10am-5pm                                                                                 November                                                  • Specialist Growers
                                                                                                                             Founders Heritage                                        • Children’s Gardens • Lilies
TICKETS $15 (before 22 October) Tickets on sale at Ballantynes City Mall,                                                          Park, Nelson                                             • Hanging Baskets
     or SAE A.Meyer 457 Allandale Rd Hawarden 7385 Ph. (03) 3144 247
                                                                                                                            Over 70 stalls for all                                      • Sustainable gardening
         Gate sales $20 (Cash only) ( Children under 12 FREE )
                                                                                                                             things gardening                                           • Bonsai and much more
 Flaxmere, Hawarden, North Canterbury                                                                                     For more information:               All welcome: Saturday 12-4pm, Sunday 10am-4pm
 70 artists sculptors potters glass artists & jewellers will exhibit in a                                              call 03 543 3663 or email                       Blockhouse Bay Community Centre,
 GARDEN OF NATIONAL SIGNIFICANCE                                                                                                    524 Blockhouse Bay Rd, Auckland                                                                     
                                                                                                                                                                                 Ph 09 626 4980

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 PaPatoetoe gaRDeN aND FloRal aRt SoCietY
      79th Annual Rose & Floral Art Open Show 2010
                                                                                                      Newmarket Primary School
           ‘Roses and Romance’                                                                                                        Garden Walk
                                                                                                       Newmarket and surrounding area, Central Auckland
  Saturday 6th November 2010                                                                    17 gardens including Bishops Court, Rannoch, Government House.
                  10 am – 4 pm
 Town Hall, St George Street, Papatoetoe.                                                          Saturday 6 November                              9am -4pm
        ADMISSION: a gold coin                                                                           Tickets are $25 (buy 10 and receive the 11th FREE)
Garden walk ad 8/9/10 1:10 PM
    • Light refreshments available                                 Page 1                                       Contact:
     • Trading table • Raffle table                                                                 7-11 Gillies Avenue, Newmarket, Auckland. Ph 09 520 2959.
                                                                                                                                                                                                SWEET PEA ShoW & SPRiNG FLoWER ShoW
                                                                                                                                                                                                             & GARdENERS MARkET
            WALK THE

                                                                                                                                                                                                        Saturday 27 November
 Woodbury         OF                                                                                  Supporting NZ Women's Refuges

                                                                                              Fort Takapuna Historic Reserve, Devonport
                                                                                              4 – 14 November, 10am – 6pm Daily                                                                                    9 am - 3 pm

                                                                                                                                                               Paul Dibble Geometric Figures.
                                                                                              $15 Adults, $10 Seniors, $5 Ages 5-17, $30 Family
                                               Visit six Woodbury gardens                     Gala Evening: 3 November, 5pm – 8pm, Tickets $75                                                           Auckland Horticultural Centre
                                               10.30am–4.30pm • 6-7 November 2010                                                                                                                990 Great North Rd, Western Springs, Auckland

                                                                                                                                                               Photo: Sally Tagg
                                               PRICE: $12 CONTACT: 03       692 2774                                                                                                                              FREE ENTRY

       RotoRua RhoDoDeNDRoN FeStiVal
      Saturday and Sunday, 30 - 31 October 2010
 Tikitere, Rhodohaven, Millers Garden, Rhodohill, Garden Art Gallery.
              Visitor enquiries to:
                    or phone 07 332 3673 for details.

                       SummeR FloWeR ShoW
                 Whangaparaoa Horticultural Society
                                                                                                 Model Country School
      5 - 6 November, Friday 1.30 - 4pm, Saturday 9am - 3.15pm
     Whangaparaoa Hall, Whangaparaoa Road, (adjacent to Plaza).
              $2 entry. Free to exhibit. All most welcome.                                                                                                                                        COUNTRY GARDENS & LIFESTYLES
                                                                                                 Sunday 14 November
               Ph Zelma 09 424 4112 or Jo 09 424 0093.
                Te KuiTi WhiTe Ribbon
                 Art & Garden Ramble Fundraiser                                                       Tickets $30                                                                                 WHITEMANS VALLEY – UPPER HUTT
                                                                                                                                                                                                  20 & 21 NOVEMBER, 10am - 5pm
                        27 - 28 November
             Enjoy a relaxed time discovering artists
                                                                                                     Phone School                                                                               TICKETS $15 from:

                                                                                                     07 856 9238
                                                                                                                                                                                                  i-Site Upper Hutt
                  within 12-16 special gardens.                                                                                                                                                   Oderings Garden Centre,
 • Early registration and spot prizes. • Art and refreshments for sale.                                                                                                                           participating gardens on either day   Proceeds to:
     Tickets $20.00 from Te Kuiti i-SITE, phone 07 878 8077.
      Early registrations close 25 October, 2010.
                                                                                                                                                                                                Contact: Mike Fisher 04 977 7197
         email or 07 878 8006.

           Timaru Festival of Roses

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                                                                                                  for garden club meeting times and contact details.
                                                                                                    Send your free club notice to: Weekend Gardener Club Noticeboard,
                                                                                                   PO Box 8185 Symonds St, Auckland 8185. Email
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