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How to Guides

Décor Gardenworld opened its doors in the Bay of Plenty 53 years ago and the bustling garden centre is still to this day family owned and operated. Here at Décor Gardenworld we pride ourselves on our vast knowledge in anything horticultural for your home and garden and we are always on hand to offer assistance and helpful advice on plant selection, plant care and protection – in fact anything to do with gardening!

Welcome to the ‘How To’ section of our website where we keep you informed on how to make the most of your garden and outdoor living space. Please click on the below categories for the “How to Guide”.

Success with Annuals

For gorgeous, cheerful, colour-plant your favorite annuals

Growing Bulbs

Easy and Very Rewarding

Fruiting Plants

Home grown fruit trees make a great addition to any garden.

How to Guide for Pruning

Some plants require a bit of extra effort and the team here at Décor Gardenworld thought it important to let you know a few basic techniques for pruning.

Pest and Disease Control

Most gardeners want to harvest good crops relatively free of pests and diseases, grown in a safe environmentally sustainable manner.

Success with Roses

Everyone Loves Roses! The colour, fragrance and formation of the rose is unbeatable. With a little bit of care and attention you can grow your own beautiful bouquet of roses

Seed Sowing into Trays

One of the most rewarding aspects of gardening is growing your own plants and watching your outdoor living space transform into something you and your family can be proud of.

Vegetables Gardening

There has been an upsurge in interest in growing fresh vegetables and this trend continues to gain momentum – it seems everyone wants to join the renaissance!


How to Videos

Be guided through in detail how to get the most out of your gardening experience
through these helpful how to videos.


Helpful tips

From our experts to you, we’ve curated a list of helpful tips for commonly asked questions from our customers.

Plant Health and Pest Control

Pests and diseases can be a challenge to gardeners and the use of sprays is often unavoidable.

Potting Mix and Mulch

Ensure your plants are well nourished and fed by matching the right potting mix and mulch for better growing results.

Fertilisers

Nutrients required for growth

Fruit and Vege Spray Programmes

Most gardeners want to harvest good crops relatively free of pests and diseases, grown in a safe environmentally sustainable manner.

Organic Gardening

Organic gardening is a technique that avoids the use of all synthetic fertilisers and pesticides.

Gardening Calendar

Keep your garden looking great and producing for you all year round
With our comprehensive gardening calendar.

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Visit Decor Gardenworld

165 Moffat Road, Bethlehem, Tauranga

Garden Centre Opening Hours: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Bloom Cafe Opening Hours: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

07 576 4777 Email

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