Vegetable Tour Saturday 6th March

Beautiful Gardens of Wanaka organises a one-off specialty tour to learn about vegetable gardens in our Upper Clutha climate. We will visit three outstanding vegetable gardens in our area and talk with their expert gardeners. Saturday 6 March, 1-5pm Tour includes: Guided tour of the vegetable garden by the gardener Transport from a central locationContinue reading “Vegetable Tour Saturday 6th March”

Valentine Special Garden Tour

We will learn about the healing and aphrodisiac qualities of many plants, as well as admiring flowers, trees and landscapes lovingly created by passionate gardeners. We will hear how the love of gardens created these chosen environments and admire the profusion of nature’s handiwork. And then we will take photos of you in spectacular romantic settings.Continue reading “Valentine Special Garden Tour”

Christmas Lilies and many others

They are out to bring joy, colour and delicious scents to all gardens “tis the Season“, thank you lilies! The first Garden Tour of the Summer season is on Sunday and every Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays thereafter. Book or gift a garden tour here to enjoy all these Lilies and many more summer beauties.

Perfect gift for garden lovers

All our garden tours can be purchased as a gift voucher. Garden tours are a great relaxing and inspiring experience. If you know someone who loves gardens or someone who has a garden and needs some inspiration, now you know what to buy them for Xmas – a garden tour gift voucher. Purchase a giftContinue reading “Perfect gift for garden lovers”

Cabbage Trees in full bloom

Raise your eyes and watch this elegant creamy blooming up the cabbage trees. Some people say abundant flowering means a warm summer. Bring it on! Tī kōuka – cabbage trees are beautiful and part of New Zealand unique landscape. However, they are not liked in gardens because their leaves shed constantly and do not decomposeContinue reading “Cabbage Trees in full bloom”

Roses start the summer show

While stunning Wanaka spring bloom is over, early summer spoils garden lovers with an abundance of colours and perfumes. Roses are blossoming, abundantly! We marvel at their delicate and varied hues and shapes, We look for their often romantic names,We play at describing their scents, We wonder why they have thorns… We admire many otherContinue reading “Roses start the summer show”

Awe Walk in Wanaka Parks

On a beautiful balmy Saturday morning, we set out on our first Arboretum tour which was an absolute joy. When is the last time you spent hours observing nature’s mighty creations that trees offer us? We did on Saturday and it left us in blissful awe! So much diversity of shapes, colours, strategies to thriveContinue reading “Awe Walk in Wanaka Parks”