Gardens – Northern Manawatu

The Northern Manawatu enjoys a mild climate, and rich, fertile soil providing fantastic growing conditions for the many gardens on offer. From award winning public gardens to rambling country estates and scenic wetland reserves, this is truly a gardeners delight.  

Cross Hills Gardens
Cross Hills Gardens is a park-like garden that features one of the world's finest collections of rhododendrons and azaleas. MORE...
Operates:

Address:
September – May 10.30am to 5pm

339 Rangiwahia Rd
Kimbolton



Hunterville Ex Railway Station Gardens
What would have been a derelict mess has been transformed into a stunning garden for the public to enjoy. MORE...
Operates:

Address:
Open all year round, any time of day.

Station Road
Hunterville
Mangahuia Wetlands
Explore nature’s play land planted with all sorts of interesting trees, shrubs and flowers including water lilies, magnolias and cherry trees MORE...
Address:
Main South Road
Rangiwahia
Piazza Verde
Quality handmade lavender products, handpicked herbs and herbal teas. MORE...
Address:
55 Millers Road
Apiti 
New Zealand
Pohangina Wetlands
What once was farmland struggling to survive on very wet land is nowbeing developed into a beautiful wetlands! MORE...
Address:
1238 Pohangina Road
Pohangina
Rhododendron Gardens Heritage Park
This magnificent garden contains about 2000 Rhododendrons, trees and shrubs. MORE...
Address:
Haggerty Street
Kimbolton
New Zealand
Ruapuna Park & Museum
Ruapuna Park comprises beautiful gardens, a replica of the owner's grandmother's cottage and museum-like collections of farming equipment. MORE...
Address:
8 Te Parapara Road
Rangiwahia
New Zealand
Springvale Gardens and Bed & Breakfast
Springvale Gardens and Bed & Breakfast is host to prolific bird life and seasonal flowers in a historic setting.  MORE...
Address:
2180 Pohangina Valley East Road
Pohangina
 
Tiro Roa Gardens & Nursery
A lovely cottage garden set against the stunning backdrop of the mighty Ruahine Ranges and overlooking the lush green terraces of the Pohangina Valley. MORE...
Address:
1116 Pohangina Road
Pohangina