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Address: 1934 Matney Flats Rd, PO 419, Wytheville, VA 24382
Phone Number: 276-621-4511
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Beautiful Butterfly House

Our guide thru the butterfly house pointed out the various plants and flowers along with which of the butterfly species were drawn to each. Bought some bronze fennel for my... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 23, 2015
Iris W
Pulaski, Virginia
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Rochester, Minnesota
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40 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

We visited in late October. We walked to the pond (1/2 mile or so). The trail was a little rough and the pond view was just okay. Nothing spectacular. The gardens were of course pretty much done with and we had no expectations there. The store is well stocked with their goods (lavender a specialty). The picnic area wasn't near... More 

Thank kenmccaz
Pulaski, Virginia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Our guide thru the butterfly house pointed out the various plants and flowers along with which of the butterfly species were drawn to each. Bought some bronze fennel for my butterfly garden. Lovely and peaceful!

Thank Iris W
Rigby, Idaho
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53 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

WOW! This is an amazing place. It is off the beaten path, so be prepared for that. BUT IT IS WORTH IT! The proprietor is hands on and there to give you a tour or answer your questions. This is an herb farm, garden, butterfly exhibit, sanctuary all in one. She has a unique gift shop with products made from... More 

Thank Armymomof3
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

Drove 40 min out on a horrible gravel road and the place was gated and had a sign that said open THURS- SAT. And that was during summer vacation season - that was not indicated anywhere and even our hotel manager was very surprised. We bought some of their products in our hotel shop- sad we couldn't actually go out... More 

4 Thank Fomsmom
herbgalWytheville, Owner at Beagle Ridge Herb Farm, responded to this review

I am so sorry you made the trip in vain. We make every attempt to accommodate folks during our closed days if we know you would like to visit. in fact this week, we had visitors here on Monday, and Wednesday, from Georgia and Michigan respectively. Our hours are posted on our website, in the visitors guide, on our answering... More 

Raleigh, NC
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29 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 via mobile

It was great fun to meet Ellen. The knowledge she shared with me was priceless. The butterflies and funny caterpillars were fun to watch. The herb information will really help me enlarge my own herbal garden. It is a great place to visit.

Thank ozzyfour
herbgalWytheville, Owner at Beagle Ridge Herb Farm, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your kind words. We appreciate you taking the time to come visit and it was our pleasure to show you what we have to offer. Flying Flowers and the butterflies are fun for children and adults alike and I love sharing their beauty and our gardens with our visitors. We hope you will take the knowledge... More 

Princeton, West Virginia
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

This was a great place to spend a relaxing summer afternoon. We explored the gardens, walked down to the pond, visited the butterfly habitat and then just relaxed in the shade. Ellen was very generous with her time, showing us around and answering all our questions.

1 Thank SJH62815
Wytheville, Virginia
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7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Definitely recommend to anybody. Great for all ages. Its absolutely beautiful and the butterfly house is really neat.

Thank agravley87
Wytheville, Virginia
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34 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Worth the drive out in the country. Ellen has a wonderful place, lots of things to do and see. Stop by the gift shop for soaps, and lavender related products. Bring a picnic, sit and enjoy the sights and sounds.

1 Thank RBWalker
Beckley, West Virginia
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36 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We visited this place at least once a year for the past few years, sometimes more. Found about it in a brochure. My family and I love the butterfly garden and in the fall of this year, 2014, we went there to tag and release monarch butterflies and the kids loved it! will go back as many times as we... More 

1 Thank Tank002
Rock Hill, SC
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24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

What an awesome place! I didn't know that the farm had closed for the season just the weekend prior to my visit. But the owner graciously invited me to browse the gift shop filled with all sorts of soaps, lotions, etc. made right there on the farm. I will definitely make a return visit in the spring or summer when... More 

2 Thank kaync

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