IMG 20211031 074429 797
IMG 20211031 074429 786
IMG 20211127 062826 927
IMG 20220105 010236 143
IMG 20211127 062826 987

private garden

A 'Touch of the Tropics'

62 Trig Rd, Whenuapai, Auckland, New Zealand.


Come and experience our easy-to-navigate, peaceful, calming unique jungle environment. As you enter our gates and drive through established tropical and native trees, your experience begins! As you park your car and walk up to the garden centre entrance, you will pass through gardens that showcase plant combinations suited explicitly for their location. This continues once you enter the garden centre with various backgrounds and plant combinations Do you have a shady spot where nothing will grow - check out our Shade Lovers and Fernery. Are you looking for that plant that Nana had in her garden that no one seems to have anymore - check out our Speciality Plants!

The Gardener

Jules Moore, owner and director of JM Landscapes is proud to have created an award-winning landscaping company, offering everything you require for landscaping to enhance your living spaces in Auckland. Regardless of whether you have a lifestyle block, home or business, we can create inspiring landscape designs and construction, including lighting and irrigation. Our landscape architects and landscape designers embrace a wide range of styles from formal and classical garden design, to contemporary and subtropical, and New Zealand native.

Garden Size

Allow 1 to 2 hours to wander through the gardens.

Other Facilities

Have you just bought an old villa and want a formal look – check out our Formal display. New house, blank canvas or just wanting a fresh look talk to our staff about our Plant placement service. This is the service where we bring the plants to you! We have an extensive range of plants that we have landscaped or displayed in specific zones to help with your plant selection. Our staff have backgrounds in horticulture, landscaping, and native and tropical plants so no matter what your question, there will be a staff member who can answer it. Our experienced staff will help you to navigate this amazing space and answer any questions you may have. We look forward to welcoming you to our little piece of tropical paradise!


  • Price
    We don't have an entrance fee.
  • Parking
    Firstly, our site is set up for drive-in/drive-out loading for any plant collection, or if you’re just too flat-out, we have a bulk plant delivery service that can come directly to your site.
  • Wheelchair Access
    We are flat and suitable for wheelchairs.
  • Dogs allowed?
    Yes, dogs on a leash are welcome.
  • Cafe/Restaurant available?
    We have a cafe coming in the future.
  • Children allowed?
    Children are welcome but please supervise at all times.
  • Toilets?
    We do have toilet facilities.
  • Seating
    There are many areas for you to sit and relax.
  • Plants/Sales
    We can provide competitively priced themed plant packages to help make your client's garden vision a reality. Bring your new customer to our easy-access nursery (just off the motorway to the right of Westgate) for a FREE on-site tour for inspiration from our gorgeous cabana garden with decking and water features, to our Jurassic jungle bamboo garden, our flamingo outdoor bar garden, our Asian-inspired tropical garden and our soon to open Fruit and Edibles and Native NZ themed gardens. Each garden comes with a planting checklist and photo sheet, so you can easily plan your design theme. We can also provide themed ornaments, stones, pots and sculptures to help make your customer’s dreams come true
  • Guided Tours
    Our onsite trade consulting team have over 20 years of experience as qualified horticulturalists and award-winning landscape designers, so they understand your needs and can assist with plant recommendations, planting and establishment advice and design ideas as needed.


62 Trig Rd, Whenuapai, Auckland, New Zealand.