Sunday 26 November 2017
Seven Stunning Gardens
Frensham, Tai Tapu
Margaret Long (LGE) – pictured top left
Considerable thought has gone into the placement of colour, short and long-distance views and sutble filtering of light in this cleverly landscaped garden.
Westlake Drive, Westlake
Lorna Dowdle (SML)
Artist Lorna loves growing beautiful flowers as much as painting them. She likens gardening to art and takes great pleaseure in colour matching.
Shannaway Close, Westlake
Renee Dick (MED)
A well established garden with many rhodos, flowering cherries, hydrangeas and other small trees with bulbs, perennials, annuals, and lilies.
Cassinia Gardens, Aidanfield
Dianne Burrowes (MED)
A garden for all seasons full of choice trees, shrubs and hundreds of bulbs and perennials.
Coniston, Avonhead – pictured left
Helen & Neville Templeton (LGE)
A stunning one acre property with mature oaks, elms, beech and cedar. Charming woodland areas feature Japanese maples, rhodos, camellias and more.
Mike & Rachel Pero (LGE)
A beautiful home completed late 2013 with over 2,000 newly planted natives. This unique property has been separated into two halves and the rear half is now a Motorcycle Gallery. for Japanese Classics
Westgrove Avenue, Avonhead
Denis and Elizabeth Peacock. (SML)
This is a small garden that was full of concrete, clay and poor planting. It is now a restful, award winning gardener’s treasure trove of diverse greenery, pots and colour.
$95 per person
Includes: Coach Travel, Morning Tea, Charity Garden Tour Ticket and Lunch at Oderings Secret Garden Cafe
Tickets from Canterbury Horticultural Society tel: (03) 366 6937 or download the registration form