Matthews Nurseries Ltd roses with
MVT logo on the label guarantee that the plant is free of
known viruses. The significance is clearer, purer, more
vibrant flowers, more blooms per plant, and stronger healthier
growth. Certified and tested by Matthews Nurseries Ltd.
We are agents for many of
the world's recognised rose breeders and we hybridise as well.
We have seedling trial
areas, mother virus free stock beds for
Matthews virus free certification programme and three
quarantine beds in addition to the main crop.
The nursery was established
by Tom Matthews in 1947, who grew 15,000 bush; 3,000
Standards; Weepers and a small range of trees and
shrubs. Bob and Cath Matthews took the business over in 1978. Now
30 years on, we are one of the
largest rose growers in New Zealand growing approximately
120,000 roses and continue to grow crab apples Tom Matthews
Roses offer romance,
fragrance, colour, indoor cut flowers and outdoor floral
display. There is a rose for every garden situation, and every
garden has a place for a rose.
Matthews Nurseries Ltd. hope you get as
much enjoyment from your roses as they have in growing them
for you. The Queen of Flowers has a place in every garden,
large or small. Enjoy!