In October 2005 we purchased an established garden, lavender and rosemary propagation nursery in Waiuku, South Auckland, and became custodians of the North Island Lavender Collection
Our aim was to restore the gardens to their former glory providing a fragrant, beautiful tourist attraction and continue to build upon the work of former owner, Peter Carter, by offering the greatest selection of lavender species in New Zealand.
We had a lot of hard work ahead of us but we are now well on the way to achieving our goal.
Please feel free to contact us to discuss your needs.
Robert and Pauline Livesey
About Our Plants
Our plants have been imported from all over the world.
In addition to the varieties offered for sale, we also hold a collection of plants subject to PVR (Plant Variety Rights).
These may be viewed in our Visitors’ Garden.
Plants range in price from $2.50 to $8.00 depending on size of plant or size of order. Plants can be couriered around the country.
Plant stocks change weekly so contact us for up-to-date availability.
New Zealand Lavender Growers Association
Pauline is an active member of New Zealand Lavender Growers Association
The association works with growers to achieve a defined standard for New Zealand lavender oil and to continue with further research projects which will benefit the industry.
Please visit the Association's website www.lavender.org.nz