Rain or Shine

April showers bring May flowers! As with most Californians, we rejoice that rain is on its way to water our flowers and gardens. At the moment, it looks like a 100% chance but with the ever changing weather of the Central Coast, it is hard to say with certainty if it is going to be raining. […]

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 […]

Thank you for supporting our farms!

  We are proud to announce our sponsors for the 8th Annual Carpinteria Greenhouse & Nursery Tour! Please thank our sponsors for supporting your local flower farms and their farmers! Our distinguished headliner is:         Please thank our additional sponsors as well!                     […]

Introducing the Farms of the 2016 Tour!

We are pleased to announce that we have 6 farms participating in the 8th Annual Carpinteria Greenhouse & Nursery Tour on Saturday, April 9th! We welcome back Maximum Nursery, Gallup & Stribling Orchids, Myriad Flowers @ Padaro Floral, Pianta Bella Nursery, Ocean Breeze Farms and Westland Orchids. On the tour this year you will be able […]