Sunset Valley Orchids
Casa de las Orquideas
Granite Hills Orchids
Santa Barbara Orchid Estate
Calavo Gardens (Orchids and Orchid Supplies)
Call for Appointment: (619) 660-9810 or
American Orchid Society
Cymbidium Society of America
Places of Interest
Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens
The Huntington has an orchid conservation program. They host many AOS events throughout the year as well as the International Orchid Show and Sale in October. New for 2018! CSA has announced the opening of the CSA Judging Center, taking place in the Mischler Resource Building. Judging is limited to cymbidiums, paphiopedilums, phragmipediums, and cypripediums. For more information, please contact Phyllis Prestia, Judging Center Chairman, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
San Diego Zoo
The zoo has an orchid greenhouse that is open to the public on the third Friday of the month from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
San Diego Botanic Garden
The San Diego Botanic Garden hosts many events during the year, including an Orchid Clinic, where the public can learn about orchid growing from local experts. The event takes place in October.
The Flower Fields
Every year from March-May, the fields above the Company Stores in Carlsbad are filled with a profusion of colorful ranunculus blooms. Visitors from all over the world travel to Carlsbad to see the showy display. One of the highlights of any visit to the venue is the orchid greenhouse where Cymbidium hybrids are cultivated for sale.
Santa Barbara International Orchid Show
International Orchid Show & Sale at the Huntington Library, Art Museum & Botanical Gardens
Fascination of Orchids
San Diego County Orchid Society Spring Show & Sale