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Whanganui in bloom

Whanganui in bloom

Flower baskets hang from verandahs and awnings along Whanganui’s main street, Victoria Avenue. The floral colour is celebrated as ‘Whanganui in bloom’ from December to March each year.

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Diana Beaglehole, 'Whanganui places - Whanganui', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/18931/whanganui-in-bloom (accessed 16 October 2019)

Story by Diana Beaglehole, updated 15 Jun 2015