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Southland - Community Nursery


Southland Community Nursery wetland

A 5.6-hectare property devoted to native plant conservation.

A Threatened Plant Garden features more than 70 plants threatened with extinction in the wild.

Southland Community Nursery plants

A community nursery enables individuals and groups to grow native plants for conservation projects.

A QEII open space covenant protects 3 hectares of mature podocarp forest together with a buffer area where native bush and a recreated wetland area are being restored.

Owners Chris and Brian Rance welcome visitors (and volunteers) by prior arrangement. No charge but donations are welcome.

Phone: 03 213 1161

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Location: Grant Road, Otatara, 8km from Invercargill

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