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OMG this place is awesome!
The garden is in Ashburton about 80 km south of ChCh,
This registered Garden of International Significance. Only (I believe) 1 of 3 in NZ.
What I know for sure is that it’s the only TRUE Knot Garden in Australasia...More
Set on 7 acres this garden was established in 1984. It has a glorious variety of herbaceous borders and includes an incredible example of a knot garden. Enjoy a couple of hours absorbing the obvious compassion that went into creating this outstanding display
Having last visited this garden in January 2015 there have been a number of social changes and improvements as per last time the standard of maintenance is exemplary. The overall layout remains the same brilliant presentation of different styles and designs. Most of the work...More
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owlcath, Owner at Trotts Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2017
Thanks for your kind words and glad you enjoyed your experience Alan
You need to pick your time to visit. On a grey September day it is a bit drab and boring. We found it quite expensive for what it was.
However it would be an excellent place to attend a function or a wedding