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 for online or mail orders. Due country restrictions, when ordering from outside the US, please email us first before placing an order.

Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild Garden Photo Gallery

Upcoming Events

While our nursery sales are complete for the year, we will have two live opera events held in our gardens. The following events are hosted through our winery, Villa Catalana Cellars. Links below will take you to our winery website for further details and ticket sales.

2024 Dinner & Opera Highlights

Sunday July 21st 6:30pm

Spoil yourself with a evening in the gardens. Dinner will be prepared by Field & Vine Events and live opera performed by Ping & Woof Opera.


2024 Opera Picnic in the Garden

Sunday August 25th 6pm

Grab your picnic basket and join us for an evening of arias performed by Ping & Woof.


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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



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