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Address: 636 Stanley Road | R D 24, Stratford 4394, New Zealand
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+64 6 762 87
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A Garden of National Significance, this large country garden of trees,...

A Garden of National Significance, this large country garden of trees, seasonal colour and diversity in landscaping, features a fine collection of exotic deciduous broadleaf and coniferous trees. The woodland gardens, shrub & perennial borders merge into the old growth forest hugging the 15-metre deep ravines enfolding the garden. The visitor experience includes fern gullies, waterfalls, ponds, suspension bridge, forest trails, native birds, and carpets of bluebells. Qualmark 4-star hosted accommodation enhances this special place.

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I visited Te Popo Gardens this year and really enjoyed the variety of attractions there. The garden was a good size, not too small and not too big. Well worth the visit.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 November 2012
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2012

I visited Te Popo Gardens this year and really enjoyed the variety of attractions there. The garden was a good size, not too small and not too big. Well worth the visit.

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Stratford, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2012

Te Popo is a special garden in central Taranaki. It includes 34 acres of woodland and 5 acres of garden. You will be amazing with the amount of work that goes into maintaining a garden this size. Definitely check out the suspension bridge.

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Stratford, Taranaki, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2012

I really liked this garden that is open for the Taranaki Rhododendron Festival - lots of variety and a big garden to walk around, good value for money compared to others

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2012

Giant Garden .. enormous amount of work done. The variety fantastic

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2007

I stayed in the B&B associated with these gardens in May, 2007, but thought the Gardens deserved a note themselves. Although it was nigh to winter when I was there, the Gardens still had an abundance of colour. There are walking paths throughout, which allow you to enjoy the variety of plant life as well as the peaceful nature of... More 

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