Gardens of the World, Nelson

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#6 of 12 in Parks in Nelson
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  • May 5, 2017
    I attended a small wedding at these gardens and what a beautiful setting it was. There were birds singing in the trees and water running gently in the springs, making for a lovely day. These gardens a...  more »
  • April 12, 2017
    Our visit was over what turned out to be a rather wet weekend. It was grey and overcast with a threat of rain when we arrived. To our delight we were met by Tuis in the trees at the entry. This was en...  more »
  • March 23, 2017
    These gardens were devised to show flora from different continents. They have a good variety of flowers, shrubs and trees and also have pools and little bridges. Very pleasant to walk round.  more »
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  • May 10, 2017
    Spectular - you can relax, absorb and appreciate. Even when the flora isn't in bloom it's worth a visit, can only imagine the delight when things are blooming.
  • July 25, 2017
    Nice to visit would be even beta in the spring/summer.
  • May 26, 2017
    Great outdoors area for running around and having picnics and sliding down the grass bank
  • June 3, 2017
    Beautiful garden, nicely landscaped with plants from diff continents & countries.
  • January 13, 2017
    Amazing place ! Will come back again !

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