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Hi there! Is this your first visit? If you like, you can create an account now, or simply go right ahead and browse the site.

We're downsizing.

  • From Christmas 2016, we will be reducing our opening hours.
    We'll still take your orders online or by email though.
  • We will be selling off existing stock, and not replacing it.
  • We will be accepting only selected forward orders which can be uplifted by April 2017.
Click here for more info.
Photo of the month: Carmichaelia australis
Carmichaelia australis
Here are newish flowers at the bottom of the photo, older ones at the top and newly formed seed pods in between.

Thanks to Beverley Davidson for sharing this photo!

Have you got a photo you'd like to share with us? We'd love to see it.
To submit a photo, simply search for the relevant plant, then click the "Share a photo" link.

Oratia Native Plant Nursery stocks a wide range of native plants, from ground covers and wetland species to large specimen trees. It is also known for producing some more interesting and unusual New Zealand native plants, encompassing many rare and difficult-to-grow species that are not available elsewhere.

Join us in restoring NZ's natural heritage.