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Look sharp, spring's nearly here

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Mon 21 Aug 2017

With spring almost here, home gardeners can get timely advice on caring for their prized ornamentals at a free public workshop at Hollard Gardens, Kaponga, on Sunday (27 August).

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Tūpare to reveal shrubbery secrets

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Mon 07 Aug 2017

The care and pruning of large shrubs will be covered in a free home gardening workshop at one of New Plymouth’s premier heritage properties on Sunday (13 August).

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New Pukeiti trail sure to delight the kids

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Mon 31 Jul 2017

Fun and adventure will be on offer at Pukeiti on Sunday (6 August) with a day of children’s activities centred on a new ‘secret trail’ network linking the iconic garden’s popular treehouses.

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Mystery, magic and metamorphosis

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Mon 26 Jun 2017

This spring brings a new milestone for Pukeiti with the completion of key elements of a major revamp project at the iconic Taranaki garden. Some things will always stay the same, however ...

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Queen's Birthday means bird-day at Pukeiti

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Mon 29 May 2017

Children of any age can find out about all things avian by taking part in Pukeiti’s annual bird survey on Sunday (4 June).

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Make a beeline for Hollard Gardens

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Mon 15 May 2017

Hollard Gardens at Kaponga will be abuzz on Sunday (21 May) for a free public workshop covering the ins and outs of backyard beekeeping.

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Learn rose care the Tūpare way

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Mon 08 May 2017

Sharp tips for winter rose care will be on offer on Sunday (14 May) at a free public workshop at Tūpare, one of Taranaki’s premier heritage properties.

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Celebrate autumn at Hollard Gardens

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Mon 03 Apr 2017

Competitions, live music, delicious food and family fun will be on the agenda at the annual Country Fair at Hollard Gardens, Kaponga, on Sunday (9 April).

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