• Nursery Plantlist & Prices

    Nursery Plantlist & Prices

    Click here for our most up to date list available with pricing, grades available and descriptions…..read more.

  • Planting Natives

    Planting Natives

    Planting in the cooler winter months is recommended to avoid an intensive watering program to keep the plants alive….read more

  • Planting Days

    Planting Days

    Halswell Quarry Park

    An open invitation is extended for the public to participate in a ‘planting day’, with the goal of establishing 800 native plants in a swale area in the park. This key event in the ongoing development of the Halswell Quarry Park is planned for Saturday 23rd …read more



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Featured Posts

  • Otakaikino Planting Day

    Otakaikino Planting Day

    It was a great day for a planting.  I rode the 20 kms across town with a few friends in pleasant weather, with little wind but plenty of sunshine.  We arrived at the car park […]

  • Southshore


    The planting event at Southshore Reserve was a fantastic success with over 1000 native plants donated by Trees for Canterbury being put in the ground.  The day was beautiful and warm with lots of sun […]

  • Orton Bradley Park

    Orton Bradley Park

    A very cold -5 degrees greeted a hardy bunch of people to the annual planting at Orton Bradley Park.  The site was in the shade and covered in frost when we started but thawed to […]


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