This offer is exclusively for San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara and Ventura County residents. Docent-led tours of the 37-acre botanical estate garden in Montecito take place at 10 AM and 1:30 PM and advance reservations are required. To take advantage of this reduced admission price of $28, please email or call 805-969-9990. The regular cost of $10 for ages 5 through 18 remains the same. Children under 5 are always admitted free. A confirmation and directions to the Visitor Entrance will be provided on receipt of your reservation.

Lotusland contains subtropical and tropical plants from around the world and is home to several extraordinary collections including rare cycads, cacti, palms and euphorbias. Additional gardens feature ferns, aloes, succulents, lotuses, water lilies and bromeliads. Themed gardens include the blue garden, theatre garden, butterfly garden and a Japanese garden. Other classic features of Lotusland are the topiary garden, a horticultural clock, the Neptune fountain, a parterre, water stairs and hedged allées. For more information about Lotusland, visit our website at


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