The Quarter Acre Paradise Gardens
welcomes your visit...
See thousands of colourful flowers set amongst sheltering mature gardens, featuring 2 large conservatories, container displays, a natural pond garden, an orchid house, lawn garden, perennial borders and lots lots more. (check out our garden calender) No matter the weather - we have it covered...
Contact Dale for an enthusiastic and entertaining Gardening Talk at your Meeting Rooms or in our gardens
Contact John for an exciting time filled with loads of fascinating tips and a
brilliant 'How to' floral demonstration !
Call 09 276 4827
to book your guest speaker today
January in New Zealand is known as High Summer or Mid Summer. Sunlight, day length, warmth and growth rates have all reached their peak and begin to simmer and percolate. Weather extremes can produce very dry and/or hot...
It's time to plant Tuberous Begonias for an aristocratic display of summer colour fit for a king. Modern hybrids include singles, doubles, crested and camellia flowered forms, pendulous basket varieties, one type even looks like a...
One of the world's most popular and widely grown garden flowers is the Dahlia. The original single, star-shaped wild species is believed to have once been native from upland Mexico and Central America, especially Guatemala.
The "Quarter Acre" Paradise gardens welcomes your visit. Starting 1st. September see thousands of colourful spring flowers set amongst sheltering mature gardens, featuring 2 large conservatories, container displays, a natural pond garden, an orchid house, lawn garden, perennial boarders and lots lots more.
Dale Harvey and John Newton met in Melbourne Australia in 1981. Since then they both have supported each others careers while also building and maintaining their own. Read about how they were able to turn their joint careers into one and creating a dream of a better world starting in their own local community.
This is a collection of Appreciation Certificates, Local and Overseas Awards with Acknowledgments presented to Dale Harvey and John Newton over the many years of their joint careers plus the Launch and Registration