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Fascinating History, Fascinating Plants

What a great little tidbit of history at Luther Burbank's small farm. Docents were very helpful... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2017
daddiowen
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Astoria, Oregon
Living, working history of Luther Burbank

I've living in Sebastopol for a long time and have driven by here 100's of times. Today we made it... read more

Reviewed July 14, 2017
GRS-SJS
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Sebastopol, California
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Reviewed January 6, 2019

I have used, and volunteered at their apple press during the late summers. This is a free way to get all your apples pressed.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Steve Z
Reviewed June 25, 2018

A must see to get the feel for this famous botanist and creator of so many new and unusual as well as native plants to the area.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Janet L
Reviewed May 15, 2018

Self-guided tour using brochure. Numbers are missing on many plants, plants missing where signs are, some plants are neglected and not pruned properly. The plants for sale look very sad. Only stayed 30 mins. Free. Obviously, this historical site is poorly funded and does not...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank PrincePinot
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

Who knew? We called to find out hours over the week between Christmas and New Years. The volunteers called back, willing to make arrangements sir a docent for us. Not wanting to be so schedule structured, we decided to stop by on our own. We...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed September 6, 2017

What a great little tidbit of history at Luther Burbank's small farm. Docents were very helpful, we did the self-guided tour, and chatted it up with Fred B, a 101 year old volunteer! Really fascinating botanical and hybridization history. Parking is a little tricky, but...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank daddiowen
Reviewed July 14, 2017

I've living in Sebastopol for a long time and have driven by here 100's of times. Today we made it a point to stop. The volunteers, which there were a lot of, work on Wednesdays. They have a plant sale from 9-12 and the home...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed November 13, 2016

I was driving through Sebastopol and the bicycle sculpture wight he flowers in the basket caught my eye. I turned around and took the road to the Burbank Experimental Farm. It is just a little ways of the hill, next tot he apartment complex. There...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank MerryTravels11
Reviewed October 18, 2016

Visited here last month during the Sonoma County farm trails weekend. I really enjoy learning about Luther Burbank and have visited his historic home and gardens in Santa Rosa. This farm is also nice although the home and gardens in Santa Rosa are more beautiful....More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank MSWMom50
Reviewed July 16, 2016

First of all don't go there with high expectations. Go with an open mind and with the idea that you will find a most relaxing spot to stroll around. It's a lovely spot close to a busy road and apartments but it seems so far...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Thelmadee
Reviewed April 11, 2016

Loads of spliced trees and Plants thruout property as well as examples of his daisy plants. Walking trail right near historic cemetary

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank I76slick23vine
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