Author(s): Michele Hickman
A beautiful and well-researched guide to over 50 gardens throughout New Zealand that are open to the public for visiting. From New Zealand Garden Trust gardens of international significance to small personal favourites of the authors, this richly illustrated guidebook will delight gardening fans throughout the country. With comprehensive contact details and opening hours, readers can plan to visit these gardens in person, or simply enjoy reading about them from the comfort of their armchair.
Michele Hickman is a New Zealand gardening writer and garden designer, currently based in England. Her design training took place at Kew Gardens, London under the tutelage of John Brookes. She has worked internationally designing gardens in both hemispheres. Michele follows the growing seasons, working regularly from both New Zealand and the United Kingdom. www.michelehickman.net Photographer Steven Wooster is a renowned British garden photographer with strong links to New Zealand. He has had an ongoing interest in New Zealand gardens for many years. www.stevenwoosterphotography.com