Thank you to our 2019 gardeners and visitors we are looking forward to seeing you during our 2020 garden festival!

Cultivating Threatened Species - A Talk by Experts from Otari Native Botanic Garden

with Rewi Elliot and Finn Michalak

The garden that inspired the creation of Te Kainga Marire…

Manager (Rewi Elliot) and Curator (Finn Michalak) will share their experience of collecting and cultivating threatened native plants, and how they use them in the collections at Otari Native Botanic Garden. They will also talk about the various conservation projects they have been involved with and their hopes for further conservation at Otari. Otari is a celebration of the New Zealand flora that inspires visitors on how the unique flora can be used in the home garden.