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Magic or science? Pukeiti offers both

Keith Hammett and Andrew Brooker

Mon 15 Jul 2019

The magic of Pukeiti has enchanted thousands of Taranaki people - but it's the science and deep knowledge behind the magic that captivated one recent visitor.

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Pukeiti much more than just a pretty face

Rhododendron cuttings at Pukeiti.

Fri 28 Jun 2019

Pukeiti’s unique qualities, and the experience and expertise behind them, have a pivotal national role in a global effort to save threatened rhododendron species from extinction.

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Strike gold at Pukeiti on Sunday

The Golden Bearing at Pukeiti

Tue 12 Feb 2019

Myth has come to life at Pukeiti, where a shimmering golden tree is dazzling visitors and gardeners alike.

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Six out of six for garden treasure Tūpare

Six-star Tūpare

Mon 04 Feb 2019

Premier heritage garden Tūpare has earned the NZ Gardens Trust’s highest six-star rating – a distinction shared by only 13 other locations nationally.

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