Welcome to Pukeiti
Renowned for its rhododendron collection, Pukeiti is a 360 ha rainforest property located between Mount Taranaki and the coast, just south of New Plymouth. Established in 1951, Pukeiti is an internationally recognised garden and plant collection.
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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New on the website: Find out why goldstripe geckos are goodies at Pukeiti
Sunday 2 August 2015, 10.30am-2pm: Explorer Day - insect Olympics. Bring the family and join us as we compare human strength and endurance with that of the fascinating creep crawlies at Pukeiti.