'Bugman' Ruud Kleinpaste at Hollard Gardens. Welcome to Hollard Gardens

A horticultural oasis in the very heart of dairying country. A passionate plantsman's  garden and Taranaki showcase ... Discover the passion and determination that made Bernard Hollard invaluable to  many gardens and nurseries, and learn about plant propagation.

Owned and managed by the Taranaki Regional Council on behalf of the people of the region. Enjoy it - it's yours.

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The Hollard Centre is a functions venue for South and Central Taranaki — come and check it out! Information on Hollard Centre

See the Taranaki Regional Gardens Facebook page for photos from our Easter Monday Harvest Festival and competition results.

Check out Sandy's column on our recent mini orchards workshop

Coming events

Sunday 21 June, 2pm-4pm: Free workshop - fruit-tree pruning. Join us to learn simple pruning methods to get the best harvest from your fruit trees. See how it's done on pipfruit, stone fruit and mature trees here at Hollards, and pick up tips to make it easy!

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