Garden Tour Kerikeri New Zealand
Bay of Islands NZ
Wharepuke Subtropical Garden Kerikeri
Our Bay of Islands garden covers 2 hectares. It showcases Robin Booths lifetime collection of rare and unusual plants. Wharepuke Subtropical Garden is awarded “Garden of National Significance” NZGT.
There is a sculpture trail along the garden path of approx 40 changing works from International and NZ artists
Join Robin Booth on one of his informative garden tours- guided tours by appointment only
Wharepuke Subtropical Gardens
Robin Booth has a special interest in aloe, agave, bromeliads, bamboo, orchids, subtropical fruiting plants and dry and humid climate plants.
The garden with the sculpture trail is open all year but guided groups must pre book.
Cuttings, seed or divisions are sometimes available for purchase.
Garden Tour 1 – Personal Tour by Robin Booth
2-8 people max
An interactive tour that takes from 1 1/2 to 2 1/2 hours.
Look, taste, touch, smell and possibly take home cuttings or seeds.
Tour 2 – Bus group -tour of property by Robin Booth
Garden Tour 2 – Tour by Robin Booth
8 – 20 people
Larger bus groups are often divided into 2 groups. One group first having either morning/afternoon tea or lunch and then the garden walk.
Tours with Robin must be pre booked
Come and stay in our Subtropical Garden Accommodation
Be inspired by our garden subjects and join in on a drawing class or non toxic print making course run at Wharepuke Subtropical Garden by Mark Graver RE
Non-toxic print course