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The six Paradise Gardens reflect the different ways cultures have sought to create a garden paradise on earth. These are gardens that evoke tranquillity, awaken contemplation, and celebrate the beauty of creation and the human imagination.
Indian Char Bagh Garden, Italian Renaissance Garden, Japanese Garden of Contemplation, Chinese Scholars’ Garden, English Flower Garden, Modernist Garden.
Each of our Fantasy Gardens takes inspiration from one of the arts and is a celebration of fantasy and creativity in garden design. These are gardens that will ignite your imagination.
Surrealist Garden, Picturesque Garden, Tudor Garden, Tropical Garden, Chinoiserie Garden, Concept Garden, Mansfield Garden.
Productive Garden Collection
Since the first seeds of agriculture gardeners have grown plants for food, medicine, cosmetics, and religious uses. Our Productive Gardens will take you from the sacred plants of Ancient Egypt to a Waikato backyard full of healthy homegrown kai.
Te Parapara Garden, Ancient Egyptian Garden, Sustainable Backyard, Kitchen Garden.
Other gardens include Roger’s Rose Garden, Hammond Camellia Garden, Victoria Flower Garden, Rhododendron Lawn, Bossaso Woodland, Valley Walk and Echo Bank Bush.
Cobham Drive SH1
The Enclosed Gardens (themed gardens) are open 9am to 5pm daily (last entry at 4.30pm). The wider parkland areas of the gardens are open