Join the Garden Family!

Join or Renew Today! Enjoy Many Member Benefits

Membership provides vital funding for the growth and development of the Vision: a unique, 150-acre public Garden dedicated to honoring our connection with nature. In return, we offer Membership Benefits to entice you to continue your journey with the Garden. Give yourself, your family, and your friends the gift of membership! For more information please contact us at

Joining is easy!

Online: You may join or renew online by selecting your membership and benefit level and click the “Add to Cart” button.
If you are giving the gift of membership, name and address of giftee may be added by selecting “Add special instructions to the seller” during the review of your donation page.

Membership levels
Additional Donation

Or you can join
By Mail: Print a Membership Application Form (PDF) and mail it in with your payment to 3450 Dairy Creek Rd, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405. Make checks payable to “SLOBG”.
In Person: Stop by our office at 3450 Dairy Creek Rd, San Luis Obispo, CA and fill out an application next time you are visiting the Garden.

Membership Benefits

$45 Individual or $25 Student
• The American Horticultural Society's Reciprocal Admissions Program offers free admission and/or additional benefits at over 300 gardens throughout North America and the Cayman Islands. View Reciprocal Gardens HERE!
• 10% off Eve’s Garden Shop items (regular price only)
• Plant coupon ($10 value) for free 1 gallon perennial
• 10% off volunteer-grown plants for sale all year at Eve's Garden Shop and at Spring and Fall Plant Sales
• Discounts on classes, programs, and selected special events
• Subscription to our newsletter that includes information about events, plants and people
• Access to our reference library with over 700 books and periodicals, including children's books
• Discounts at participating retail nurseries (see below)

$55 Household (2 adults and dependent children) includes the benefits of Individual membership plus
• 10% discount of Children’s Mediterranean Adventure Camp
• Free Saturday in the Garden children’s programs

$55 Non-Profit includes benefits of Individual membership plus
• receive the non-profit rental rate

Nursery Discount Program
Your membership entitles you to discounts!

Bay Laurel Garden Center in Atascadero
Cherry Lane Nursery in Arroyo Grande
Los Osos Valley Nursery
Miner's Ace Hardware Nursery-all locations
San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
Whispering Tree Nursery in Orcutt

Business Memberships and Sponsorships
For more information about advertising opportunities through business membership and event sponsorship, please contact the San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden at 805.541.1400x300.