Wellington and the Wairarapa Sights

Lady Norwood Rose Garden

  • Garden/Arboretum

Published 10/27/2015

Fodor's Review

On a fine summer day you couldn't find a better place to go to enjoy the fragrance of magnificent flowers. The rose garden is the most popular part of the Wellington Botanic Garden. Situated on a plateau, the formal circular layout consists of 106 beds, each planted with a single variety of modern and traditional shrubs. Climbing roses cover a brick-and-timber colonnade on the perimeter. Adjacent to the rose beds, the Begonia House conservatory is filled with delicate plants and has a teahouse.

Sight Information

Address:

North end of Wellington Botanic Garden, Tinakori Rd. for parking lot, Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand

Phone:

04-801–3071

Sight Details:

  • Donation appreciated
  • Main gardens daily dawn–dusk

Published 10/27/2015

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