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Welcome To Santa Barbara Orchid Estate

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We are a specialty retail nursery featuring orchids for outdoor growing and landscaping in coastal California. Every month brings different types and colors of orchids into bloom. Established in 1957. Click here for hours and directions.

Orchid Of The Day

Orchid Of The Day
Every day of the year, we feature a special limited plant. Plants are featured when they are in spike or flower, so order the most current for the best blooms, and before they sell out!

Orchid Search:
Nov 28-2021
Laelia Maronii 'Hidden Valley'
Nov 27-2021
Cymbidium Rincon Fairy 'Fancy Free', HCC/AOS
Nov 26-2021
Cattleya Lemon Trifle
Nov 25-2021
Cymbidium T-Rex Red
Nov 24-2021
Laelia anceps 'Portrait'
Nov 23-2021
Cymbidium Little Big Horn 'Chiefs Daughter', B/CSA
Nov 21-2021
Gomesa recurva
News

Dear Orchid Friends,

Due to pandemic related concerns, we have reduced our retail business hours.

We are unable to welcome tourists at this time due to reduced staff. For tourists, periodically check our website for when we will again be open to the general public.

      Updated 11/23/21:  To help with holiday travel plans, we are posting our tentative hobbyist shopping open hours until the end of the year.  But to be safe, please recheck this website or call or e-mail a day or two before your visit in case open hours or days have changed, particularly if travelling from far away.

 Saturday 11/27/2021:  The orchid-buying public are welcome to shop at SBOE anytime between 10 am and 4 pm.

Friday 12/03/2021:  The orchid-buying public are welcome to shop at SBOE anytime between 9 am and 3:30 pm.

Saturday 12/04/2021:   The orchid-buying public are welcome to shop at SBOE anytime between 9 am and 3:30 pm.

Wednesday 12/08/2021:  The orchid-buying public are welcome to shop at SBOE anytime between 9 am and 3:30 pm.

Friday 12/10/2021:  The orchid-buying public are welcome to shop at SBOE anytime between 9 am and 3:30 pm.

Saturday 12/11/2021:   The orchid-buying public are welcome to shop at SBOE anytime between 9 am and 3:30 pm.

Wednesday 12/15/2021:  The orchid-buying public are welcome to shop at SBOE anytime between 9 am and 3:30 pm.

Friday 12/17/2021:  The orchid-buying public are welcome to shop at SBOE anytime between 9 am and 3:30 pm.

Saturday 12/18/2021:   The orchid-buying public are welcome to shop at SBOE anytime between 9 am and 3:30 pm.

Wednesday 12/22/2021:  The orchid-buying public are welcome to shop at SBOE anytime between 9 am and 3:30 pm.

Thursday 12/23/2021:  The orchid-buying public are welcome to shop at SBOE anytime between 10 am and 3:30 pm.

Wednesday 12/29/2021:  The orchid-buying public are welcome to shop at SBOE anytime between 9 am and 3:30 pm.

Thurday 12/30/2021:  The orchid-buying public are welcome to shop at SBOE anytime between 10 am and 3:30 pm.

The safety of our customers and staff is of the utmost importance to us. Masks are required at all times while on the nursery grounds. Please maintain a distance of 6 feet between your party and your fellow orchid lovers. Some parts of our nursery will be closed during this limited opening.

We try to answer the phone 8 am to 4:30 pm, Monday through Saturday. If we don’t answer, please call later or e-mail us.  Plants may be ordered for pick-up outside the nursery gates if arranged 2-3 days in advance of pick-up date. Please phone or email if you have any questions.

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SBOE@SBORCHID.COM ~ (800) 553-3387
1250 Orchid Drive, Santa Barbara, CA 93111 ~ (805) 967-1284 ~ FAX: (805) 683-3405
HOURS: We are temporarily closed to the public due to Covid-19 concerns.
We continue to take email and phone orders.

© 2021 Santa Barbara Orchid Estate
All images and text herein these pages are copyright protected. Personal use of them and links to our page are permitted, but none should be reproduced in other websites or in any other forms of publication without our permission.

NOTE ON PICTURES:
Although we try to represent the flower color as accurately as possible, due the inconsistant nature of computer monitors, and the various difficulties of digital photography, the colors represented on our website are not always exact. Please consider these pictures approximations, and give us a call if you would like a verbal description of the flower.

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