Rare Plant Research


Welcome to Rare Plant Research

We're primarily a wholesale nursery, but we do sell to the public through our website and a select number of events. Please note: We have a minimum order of $35. Due country restrictions, when ordering from outside the US, please email us first before placing an order.


Labor Day Weekend Lunch Buffet

Aug. 31st, Sept. 1st & Sept. 2nd 1-4pm

Join us Saturday, Sunday & Monday Aug. 31st, Sept. 1st & 2nd, for a Labor Day Weekend Lunch Buffet Buffet prepared by Chef Dave Clark of Simply Elegant Food & Events. Food will be available during our regular tasting hours from 1pm until 4pm or until the food runs out. No reservations required. Lunch is optional for $20 and payable after you arrive. Groups up to 10 are welcome without a reservation, but for groups of 10 or more we ask that you make a reservation so we can set up tables for you. The tasting fee for groups is $15 per person.
*Please help support our chef and do not bring outside food or drinks on this date.* Thank you!



Upcoming Events at Rare Plant Research/ Villa Catalana Cellars


Plan Your Own Event

Rare Plant Research rents Villa Catalana Gardens in the summer for a limited number of special events such as weddings, celebration dinners and receptions. To request more information, please e-mail us at rareplant@gmail.com

To view photos from some of our favorite gardens, visit our Photo Gallery of International Gardens  - Click Here

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