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Santa Barbara Orchid Estate, Santa Barbara

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Wildlife Area
Home to one of the world's foremost collections of orchid species and hybrids. Established in 1957 amidst five acres of beautiful coastal Santa Barbara landscape, SBOE offers to the admirer, occasional hobbyist, budding student of orchids, seasoned grower or avid orchidist alike, a diversity of orchids and an understanding of orchid culture bound to challenge and delight. Visitors are always welcome, so join us anytime!
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TripAdvisor
  • Luckily a local told us about the Orchid Estate. It's a family owned business with an incredible variety of orchids, many for sale. The owners were very hospitable and helpful, taking the time to answ...  more »
  • The most amazing collection and variety of orchids available to the public. It was fun just walking through it and photographing the flowers. We bought a very special orchid and had it shipped home. I...  more »
  • Based on previous reviews I thought this would be something like a botanical garden. But when we arrived the owner seemed frustrated with us because we were just there to look and not buy. Most areas ...  more »
Google
  • Huge orchid estate. Lovely to just walk around and enjoy the various varieties of orchids and purchase those that strike your fancy. Very knowledgeable staff.
  • Friendly Knowledgeable staff. Great selection!
  • Been here many times over the years. Lots lots of orchid varieties
  • Absolutely beautiful place to visit. The owners are very attentive to the plants and excited to talk to you about them should you have any questions.
  • The most diverse and interesting variety of orchids on the west coast. Great value and selection.