Thank you to everyone who visited our gardens and attended our events for the 2021 Taranaki Garden Festival.

35. Puketarata Garden

14 Ngawhini Rd

A garden of international significance, this country garden folds around a hilltop site with spectacular views. Includes native, exotic & herbaceous plantings, lawn tennis court, perennial garden and berry house. Adjacent to the outer ramparts of 400-yr-old Puketarata Pā & Kāinga Keteonatea and a gully below of mature trees with paths throughout. Featured in the April 2020 NZ Gardener magazine. Complimentary tea/coffee. Family picnics welcome. EVENT: Mitre 10 Garden Speaker Series EVENT: Introduction to Botanical Drawing

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