• Tahitian Lime Trees

    Tahitian Lime Trees

    Beautiful, lush Tahitian Lime Trees (Standard Grade)     $79.90 each
  • Meyer Lemon Trees

    Meyer Lemon Trees

    Beautiful, lush Meyer Lemon Trees (Standard Grade)    $79.90 each
  • Maiden Hair, Gardenias ....

    Maiden Hair, Gardenias ....

    Delicate Maiden Hair ferns and fragrant indoor Gardenia, in store now!
  • Fabulous House Plants

    Fabulous House Plants

    Come see our fabulous range of houseplants including Peace Lilies and Maiden Hair to name a few, in store now!
  • Clivia


    A shade loving, long life plant available in various sizes and colours - orange, yellow and red, with dark green strap like leaves, prefers well drained soil, do not plant in the full sun!
  • Bromeliads


    Vriesea Hybrid - plant in a well lit position for best foliage colour.   Prefers free draining soil and tolerates mild frosts, tolerates drought but Summer water and feed encourages growth.                           $34.50 each
  • Cosmos


    Ever attractive tall, white Cosmos .... a gorgeous cloud of white to enhance any sunny garden situation ... along with our many other bright and colourful annuals.... by the punnet $3.50 each, for 3 or more, $3.00 each.
  • Alternanthera 'Little Ruby'

    Alternanthera 'Little Ruby'

    Simply outstanding vibrant, deep burgundy foliage, the perfect mounding ground cover.  An easy care, low maintenance prefers full sun to part shade.             $14.90 each 
  • Tamarillo


    A fast growing small tree with blue mauve flower in Spring and bearing heavy crops of red succulent fruit in late Autumn and Winter.  Prefers full sun, well drained soils on a warm sheltered spot.  Frost tender. Evergreen.    $9.90 each
  • Blue & White Porcelain Pots

    Blue & White Porcelain Pots

    Nothing is more attractive than the clean lines of blue and white porcelain.  A variety of sizes and designs available in store now!
  • Fabulous Hibiscus

    Fabulous Hibiscus

    Come see our selection of colourful Hibiscus in store now - a variety of Fijian double and single flowers.  Prefers a position in full sun and well drained soil.      $19.90 each
  • Pomegranate - Eversweet

    Pomegranate - Eversweet

     A compact shrub with glossy leaves and large orange/red flowers through summer.  Produces a red skin fruit with very sweet clear juice, virtually seedless, harvested in Autumn.      $17.50 each
  • Blueberry - Blue Magic

    Blueberry - Blue Magic

    High in antioxidants - this fruit will keep you young and healthy!  Plant in well-drained soil rich in organic matter and mulch well to ensure shallow root system remains moist during growing season.    $22.50 each
  • Summer Annuals

    Summer Annuals

    Glorious colours abound with summer potted colour annuals... Petunias, Marigolds, Begonias, Lobelia, Cosmos available to name a few.... $2.50 each - 5 or more $2.00 each!
  • Always Got Time for Thyme!

    Always Got Time for Thyme!

    Parsley, Sage, Rosemary and Thyme goes the song!... we have many variants in stock from Pizza and Chicken to Lemon and Golden ...
  • Metallic Planters & Giftware

    Metallic Planters & Giftware

    For something a little different, see our range of metallic planters, wall hangings and gift ware in rich metallic black, copper, gold and silver.
  • Majestic Tree Ferns

    Majestic Tree Ferns

    Cyathea smithii commonly known as the soft tree fern or kātote.                  Kātote is an understory tree fern that grows slowly up to 8 m tall. Like all Cyathea tree ferns, it has rough scales along its rachis and trunk. A distinctive feature is the retention of dead...
  • Vegepod Vegetable Garden Kits

    Vegepod Vegetable Garden Kits

     Some of the great features of the Vegepod Vegetable Garden Kit:- Soil Containment - no contamination from surrounding soil, no pilfering of nutrients by nearby plants. Self Watering - minimum water usage due to advanced wicking system watering from below. Protective Cover - protection from...
  • Echeveria


    Echeveria  ... can withstand long periods of drought and will grow in a variety of garden situations.  They prefer to be in a well-drained position with plenty of sun and air movement and regular water.
  • Mesh Plant Pots

    Mesh Plant Pots

    Two sizes available, great for your bigger plants. Can even be used for kindling or small fire wood. A great modern asset to your home! Prices from $39.90
  • Bird Houses Ornamental

    Bird Houses Ornamental

    Set the scene for your winter Christmas by adding gorgeous ornamental bird houses, complete with birds and gnomes.
  • Niwashi Trilux

    Niwashi Trilux

    New Niwashi tool in stock now! The Niwashi Trilux is made out of high quality stainless steel. Designed for ambidextrous use so no need for left and right hand tools. Buy now for $52 each. Other Niwashi tools also available, including the traditional, the shark, the grubber and the digi digi.
  • Moth Orchids - We Love Them

    Moth Orchids - We Love Them

    There's not a lot that we don't know about Moth Orchids (Phalaeonopsis Orchids) but we invite you to come into our garden centre and test us! Basics to remember Don't over water Pot your orchid correctly to ensure there's no over watering Don't position it in direct sunlight Keep it...
  • Lighting Just Got Better

    Lighting Just Got Better

    Have you seen our wonderful seed lights? Choose from silver or copper wire with battery operated for $12.50 and 20m long plug-in variety at $69.90. See how stunning they look in jars or strung through your house plants! Be quick....Make your special occasion......a "night" to remember!
  • Broccoli Seedlings

    Broccoli Seedlings

    Broccoli will come to harvest in 55 to 85 days when grown from transplants and 70 to 100 days when grown from seed. Description. Broccoli is a hardy biennial grown as a cool-season annual. It grows 18 to 36 inches tall and has broad, thick leaves and a thick main stalk. Broccoli forms single or...
  • Planting Calender

    Never be in doubt! Follow the link to the Tui Planting Calender
  • Beetroot Seedlings

    Beetroot Seedlings

    Beetroot is a very easy to grow vegetable that suffers from very few pests and diseases. The trick to growing the best is a nice loose, fertile soil with plenty of well rotted organic matter added. Fresh, homegrown beetroot is absolutely delicious roasted in a little olive oil with a sprinkle of...
  • Fertilisers For Soil

    Fertilisers For Soil

    Trees and shrubs will survive satisfactorily with little or no feeding. However, if they are fed, especially in the first year or two, they will thrive. Fruits, vegetables and flowers definitely respond to feeding, resulting in much more pleasure and satisfaction from your efforts. This information...
  • Soil Mixes For Containers

    Soil Mixes For Containers

    Not everyone has access to a lovely yard full of rich soil and abundant sunlight. For those of us in cities, container gardens—growing plants in individual pots—is often the only option. But there are special considerations for container gardens. Most urbanites, and many suburbanites, are...
  • Soil Mixes For Raised Beds

    Soil Mixes For Raised Beds

    For many dedicated gardeners, raised beds are a life-changer… You may wonder why you waited so long to make the switch! Your back will thank you: just perch comfortably on the wooden edge to plant or weed. Your knees will thank you: no more painful kneeling on gravel or mud. Your plants will...
  • The Health of Man

    The health of man, beast, plant and soil is one indivisible whole; the health of the soil depends on maintaining its biological balance and, starting with a truly fertile soil, the crops grown on it, the livestock fed on those crops and the humans fed on both have a standard of health and power of resisting disease and infection greatly in advance of anything ordinarily found in this country
    Lady Eve Balfour - 1943
  • Pots, pots, pots

    Pots, pots, pots

    You know how we love our colourful pots, but sometimes the simplicity of white is all you need. White lets the plant be the star - nothing wrong with that!
  • Pots, pots and more pots!

    Pots, pots and more pots!

    Absolutely! Any serious gardener can never have too many pots! We love getting pots in different sizes, heights, widths, shapes and colours and positioning them together. The effect together with the blooms are quite effective. Why not take a photo of yours and post them to our Facebook...
  • The Icing On The Cake

    The Icing On The Cake

    Getting the right pot is the difference between your plant looking just right or just so. Nowadays, pots come in so many shapes, sizes, colours and finishes that there really isn't any excuse not to find one that compliments your existing decor. I love the bronze of this example and the lines...
  • Shasta Daisy

    Shasta Daisy

    Shasta daisy flowers provide perky summer blooms, offering the look of the traditional daisy along with evergreen foliage that lasts year round in many locations. When you learn how to grow Shasta daisy, you’ll find it to be the perfect, low maintenance perennial for naturalising and filling...
  • Agapanthus


    Long elegant stems bear rounded flower heads of mauve-blue in many flowered umbels in summer. Clump forming perennial with fine, strap-like, mid green foliage. Great background plants or for edging along a fence, wall or driveway. They can thrive in conditions of neglect, and will grow in...
  • Stunning Renga Lilies

    Stunning Renga Lilies

    A clump forming plant with grey green glaucous foliage. Leaves are soft and drooping and masses of starry white flowers appear in late Spring. Rengarenga is found naturally throughout NZ in coastal areas. Effective planted in groups. Protect from slug and snail damage H 50cm x W...
  • Cabbage Tree Palm

    Cabbage Tree Palm

    Cordyline australis or the cabbage tree is an iconic tree, endemic to New Zealand. With it’s unusual and distinctive shape, cabbage trees are a feature of the NZ landscape. It is fast growing, attaining a height of 5-10 metres and is not difficult to establish. The cabbage tree is one of...
  • Ferns, Ferns And More Ferns

    Ferns, Ferns And More Ferns

    Talk to anyone about New Zealand and the three things that they will mention are the All Blacks, a kiwi and the silver fern. We have an unusually high number of fern species for a temperate country and about 40 per cent of these species occur nowhere else in the world. Fern facts The...
  • Make It A Feature

    Make It A Feature

    We often get asked how to plant and look after indoor succulents. Use well drained soil some cactus mix compost mixed with horticulture sand to increase drainage. The roots like to suck the water out of the air not out of soil. You can spray your plants to start with, it will help them. In...
  • Instant Indoor Colour

    Instant Indoor Colour

    The beauty with house-plants is that they can give lots of beautiful indoor colour in an instant. And they are relatively cost effective too. Brighten up your day - come and have a look at our great range of house plants today.
  • Other Uses For Your Ceiling?

    Other Uses For Your Ceiling?

    Did you know that you can place your house-plants in hanging baskets? They don't have to sit on windowsills or floors - some like this, look awesome when they are allowed to trail.
  • Don't Forget The Inside

    Don't Forget The Inside

    All too often at this time of the year, we forget about the indoors busying ourselves with BBQs and pools, that's if we aren't off on the water. Don't forget about your houseplants - they can add instant colour and fragrance year round.
  • Chives!


    Chives are a perennial member of the onion family that sport beautiful purple flowers. Chives are cool-season, cold-tolerant perennials that are planted in early spring. Be mindful when planting this herb, as it will take over your garden if the flowers are left to ripen (the flowers scatter...
  • Oregano or Oregano!

    Oregano or Oregano!

    Oregano, one of those food products that always kicks off a discussion as to how you pronounce it! Is it oregano or oregano? A bit like tomato or tomato? Whichever way you pronounce it, we have lots of it with quite a few variants in stock. Show us how you pronounce it - we're all ears
  • Magical Lemon Balm

    Magical Lemon Balm

    Lemon balm is a perennial herb from the mint family. The leaves, which have a mild lemon aroma, are used to make medicine. Lemon balm is used alone or as part of various multi-herb combination products. Lemon balm is used for digestive problems, including upset stomach, bloating, intestinal gas...
  • Herbs - Basil

    Herbs - Basil

    Basil is an easygoing herb and ask for little. They withstand storms and seem impervious to bugs. Basil flourish whatever you throw at them, and right around this time each year, the plants delight in flowering and producing seeds, wanting to continue their enchanting circle of life. We...
  • Trendy Garden Storage?

    Trendy Garden Storage?

    Garden containers, pots and storage don't always have to be dull and boring. Granted, things have gotten better over the years - we have a choice of colours and shapes that we simply didn't have when I was growing up. We stock a lovely selection of containers and pots that fit the bill for...
  • A Little Thank You For Miss (or Sir!)

    A Little Thank You For Miss (or Sir!)

    We think that these are wonderful presents to say a special thank you to your children's teachers. After all, they have spent almost as much time with them as they have you, so we're sure that you feel their pain! Something different to the usual boxes of chocolates and (though greatly...
  • Gifts Don't Have to Be Flowers!

    Gifts Don't Have to Be Flowers!

    Stuck for something to buy as a gift?  What most people forget, is that a gift doesn't have to be flowers, a plant or chocolates to be appreciated.  It could be something for that special person's garden or their windowsill.  We have a great selection of items suitable for all...
  • How To Care For Your Petunias

    How To Care For Your Petunias

    Petunias are one of the most popular flowers, often grown as annuals. They are divided into two different groups: Grandiflora petunias have very large flowers and are best grown in containers or hanging baskets (because they are more susceptible to rain damage).Multiflora petunias have...
  • Flower Quote

    I'd rather have roses on my table than diamonds on my neck.
    Emma Glodman
  • Annuals for Bees

    Foxgloves produce attractive spikes of open, bell-shaped flowers that hang down from the tall stem. Flowers tend to be a range of purplish pinks and whites and have small freckles on their inside, there are also varieties with apricot, yellow and even green blooms. Foxgloves are usually...
  • Gardens With Personality

    Gardens With Personality

    Add a little personality to your garden and complement your floral planting by investing in an item or two from our range of garden pots and ornaments. Come and visit our garden centre today