Wellington Botanical Gardens Memorial Register
Norwood, Sir Charles - Foundation of Begonia House
front of Begonia House featuring Sir Charles Norwood seats and foundation stone
photographed by Sheena Bennett on 31/07/08

photographed by P C Tomlinson on 15/04/10

Presented by

Sir Charles Norwood

to the citizens of Wellington

as a token of his affection for the city of his adoption

. 22nd December 1960


On brick plinth in front of the Begonia House


Norwood family were generous benefactors to the Wellington Botanic Garden, particularly in the Rose Garden area

category: informative plaque