The garden was exceptionally well kept and well planned. Touring the garden was very restful. The restaurant inside the garden served delicious and heart healthy food. A must see.
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Stop here for an afternoon stroll when you visit Sarasota. The orchids were my favorite...thousands of them. See the Sarasota skyline across the bay. We’re going back at night during the holidays to see Christmas lights. Check your membership card to Botanical Gardens around the...More
You gotta ask your self, am I plant person? Well are you? My wife is a plant person, so I have been there a few times for her, otherwise, it's not a must see.
This place just gets better and better...new wider walkways that are paved. New exhibits that you don't want to miss. The view of Sarasota Bay with benches and chairs to sit on makes this a wonderful relaxing visit. The children's garden has expanded and this...More
I loe visiting botanical gardens and this one was non exception. Even in December, it was worth going. The Gardens had just closed the conservatory where there had been an orchid show. The orchids had been moved outside and they were just gorgeous! There was...More
Don't let the admission price keep you away. The gardens are beautiful. There was an orchid show in the greenhouse that was magnificent. A small cafe serves a nice lunch.
This time I caught the tail end of the Orchid show, an annual event... I never fail to learn something new at Selby Gardens. Everytime I go I watch the introductory video because invariably I'm bringing somebody new with me, I recommend that you don't...More
If you are a serious gardener or wish you knew more about gardening, this is a beautiful place to explore. If you just enjoy a nice walkabout in lovely weather, this is a wonderful place to do that. The layout is easy, with separate gardens...More
Selby Gardens is not to be missed, in fact should be visited a few times a year as their displays are changed often. From a Famous Artist Series, to Gorgeous Orchid Shows, lovely luncheon restaurants to choose from, all situated on the beautiful Sarasota Bay....More