• Calendula officinalis Pacific Giants var. \'Radiance\' and Myosotis sylvatica, Forget-Me-Not
  • Iris germanica, Purple German Bearded Iris, perpetual flowering species
  • Macadamia  tetraphylla Hybrid Macadamia nut flower
  • Lunaria annua, Honesty or Money Plant
  • Wistaria venusta globosa, White Silky Wisteria
  • Chrysanthemum corinatum syn. Glebionis carinata,Tricolor Crown Daisy
  • Allium triquetum. Three Cornered Garlic, Onion Weed
  • Ixia hybrida, African Corn Lily
  • Narcissus double flowering hybrid \'Manly\'
  • Hypericum androsaemum, Tutsan
  • Scadoxus puniceus syn Haemanthus \'Magnificus\' The White Paintbrush Lily
  • Bellis perennis Hybrid English Daisy var. Habanera
  • Acer palmatum \'Bloodgood\' Japanese Maple; Euphorbia amygdaloides, \'Yellow Wood Spurge\'
  • Daucus carota var. sativus purpurea, Purple Flowering Carrot; Aquilegia hybrid \'Marilyn\'; Spanish Bluebells
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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...
Floral Design Workshops with John Newton click here to view more...

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Every Wednesday 10am to Noon at Quarter Acre Paradise Gardens Conservatory, Mangere East.
Great for Birthday Parties, Business, Celebrations, Christmas, Church, Gifts & Weddings.

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For details call or text John 0274720700

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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

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This week in the Garden

for October 2016

this months featured articles...
October is mid-spring when warm weather arrives country¬wide in New Zealand with new growth, abundant flowers, and the air filled with the fragrant promise of a new season. This is one of the busiest months of the year in the...
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For centuries Gardeners around the world have had a love affair with the Dianthus. The perennial Dianthus, especially the Clove Pink, is one of the oldest plants intentionally planted in gardens of antiquity. In Greek the name means...
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Snapdragons (antirrhinum majus) include 30 species of hardy perennials mostly grown as annuals. Their botanical name is Greek meaning "like a nose" in allusion to the shape of the flower. Since garden memories, began children of all ages...
This Months Specials from our gift shop:
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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.
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Silk Flower Workshops
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Click Here to view the many Adult Students attending the
Silk Flower Design Workshops.
Enrol now term starts
Wed 4th. May 2016
John Newton
at the
Quarter Acre Paradise Garden Venue.

Ask about our Evening Classes
Start Wed 4th. May 2016

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About us

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Media & Publications

host daffodils-100x66The following articles are a small part of the many published editorials on or about both Dale Harvey and John Newton plus the property affectionately nick named by the people of New Zealand, as the
"Quarter Acre” Paradise gardens.

Awards & Credits

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of The H.O.P.E. Trust
The Healing of Planet Earth.

Contact Us

P.O.Box Papatoetoe Central
2156 Auckland
New Zealand
Tel: +61 9 276 4827
Fax: +61 9 276 4025
Email: info@daleharvey.com