This is Kiwi Guide Andre's take on the Canterbury Springtime Gardens tour, a 7 day journey through the best gardens in Canterbury in the wonderful springtime.
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New Zealand is a gardener’s delight, not just for those who love sowing and growing but for the visitors who come to appreciate what others have created and gain inspiration from them.With a climate ranging from subtropical Northland to the Mediterranean-like conditions of Central Otago, there is

Gardens are at their glorious best in spring.  Everything is lush, fresh, and full of promise, and even the sky seems washed clean of last winter’s frown.

New Zealand’s gardens are spectacular. Nowhere else in the world offers such a unique and diverse range of plants that thrive in environments so accessible to visitors.