Parsley in the Edible Garden

Garden advice

Expert advice for gardening in Auckland

Ask our experts 

Whether you want to identify a plant, find out what to do in your home garden right now, or need advice on what plants grow well in Auckland, our expert team of gardeners are here to help. 

Check out 'Growing for Auckland' for our latest advice on gardening successfully in Auckland conditions.

Gardening workshops 2019 

Come along to a practical seasonal workshop. All workshops are free, last for 1 hour and start at 11am unless otherwise stated. Exact details and dates will be published on our 'What's On' page closer to the date.

April - planting winter vegetables

May - weed identification

       - how to get the best out of your harakeke (flax)

June - tips for rock garden and African garden plant maintenance

July - fruit tree pruning 

       - rose pruning 

       - tool sharpening

August - hydrangea pruning

            - growing flowers for dried flower arrangements

September - TBC

October - palms and subtropicals for Auckland |

            - how to lay cobblestones correctly

November - camellia pruning

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