Design With Celebrity Florist and Party Planner Debi Lilly

You’ve seen her on TV, in magazines, in stores nationwide, and maybe you’ve even seen photos of her floral and event creations for designer brands. But now you can get in on the chance of a lifetime to learn from celebrity florist and party planner Debi Lilly as part of the American Grown Field to […]

BBQ Tri tip Sandwiches at Gallup & Stribling!

California Women for Agriculture The California Women for Agriculture will be at Gallup & Stribling selling delicious BBQ Tri-tip sandwiches on the day of the tour. The sandwich plate includes chips and will be $12. Proceeds to benefit the California Women for Agriculture and their efforts to promote agriculture.  Enjoy your tour at Gallup & […]

Bug Warfare!

Koppert Biologicals Demonstration While at Gallup&Stribling during the tour, check out a special demonstration at Koppert Biological’s booth. Learn about good bugs vs. bad bugs! There will be videos, live insects and more. http://www.koppert.com

Buy Local for your Valentine!

Roses are red, Orchids are blue, Gerberas are sweet and So are you! Support your local farms by buying CA Grown or American Grown when picking flowers for this Valentine’s Day.  Our very own Carpinteria orchid farms Westerlay Orchids and Gallup & Stribling Orchids will have plants and cut flowers available at their retail stores […]

Introducing the Farms of the 2017 Tour!

We are pleased to announce that we have 7 farms participating in the 9th Annual Carpinteria Greenhouse & Nursery Tour on Saturday, April 1st! We welcome back Gallup & Stribling Orchids, Myriad Flowers @ Padaro Floral, Pianta Bella Nursery, Westerlay Orchids and Westland Orchids. In addition to our five returning farms, we have two new […]

Farm Tours return in 2017

The annual Carpinteria Greenhouse and Nursery Tour will take place on April 1st, 2017. This marks the 9th year for these wonderful FREE flower farm tours! Learn about the process from the flowers’ beginnings as small cuttings to their journey to your vase. Please join us, rain or shine, in supporting your local flower farmers and […]