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This month in the garden ̷...

Winter is the time to get those big jobs done in preparation for the growth spurt of Spring. Transplant deciduous shrubs and trees. Take hardwood cuttings from deciduous plants. Check planting time...

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Seeking Turpentine Seeds...

As well as the removal of trees as a necessary part of the construction of the Berry bypass, contractors Fulton Hogan are getting prepared for some future tree planting. Lyn Clark has...

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Coming up Camellias...

It’s only two months until the much-anticipated Camellia and Floral Show will be held in Berry. If you love Camellias and beautiful winter flowers, then you will truly enjoy this annual...

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Going Native...

At the next meeting of the Berry & District Garden Club on Tuesday 16 June, Lesley McKinnon will be speaking about the history of an Australian garden style using indigenous plants. Lesley is ...

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An evening in Pukekara Park...

Garden Club members, Robin and Ros Brooks have a love of travel and of gardens so it is probably no surprise that they fell in love with New Zealand, specifically the gardens...

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