APEC Leader's Summit Leaves Auck's Beds Of Colour
Auckland City Council - City Scene
flowerbeds in the central city have never looked brighter.
The delegates have gone but the results of an intensive
planting campaign will bloom on well into next year. Many of
the shrubs and bedding plants were supplied by the council's
own nursery in Kari Street, Grafton.
Each year the
nursery grows about 80,000 shrubs and trees including many
natives for planting in parks and reserves, and for
Hundreds of thousands of bedding
plants are also grown for city parks and gardens says City
Parks Services nursery manager, John Stevenson, pictured
left with his arms full of spring colour.
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