Find the right plant

We have thousands of plants online and in our garden centre. Our simple plant finder below will help you find the perfect plant for your garden.

What our clients are saying:

"There wasn't a moments doubt when (he) asked who he should go to.  You have, in my view, always provided excellent material backed by good technical support.  I am glad he listened.  He will not be the last person I refer to Southern Woods."

Mark Pizey - National General Manager
Environmental Division, Solid Energy

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Welcome to Southern Woods Plant Nursery

Southern Woods is one of the South Island's largest plant nurseries, producing a range of trees, shrubs and grasses for projects large and small.

Located in Christchurch, we specialise in supplying healthy, hardy plants for a wide range of projects across New Zealand. These include native revegetation plantings, landscaping, forestry, fruit and nut trees, as well as ornamental trees and shrubs for around the house. Our aim is to provide you with a stress-free solution to your planting requirements. 

To help with your planting ambitions, we provide you with helpful and knowledgeable staff, demonstration plantings at the nursery, fact sheets, planting plans and this great website where you can order directly online.


Come and visit us on SH1 between Templeton & Rolleston.

We're open to the public 7 days