Sanctuary | Lotusland Online Art Sale & Gallery Exhibition

Online Art Sale & Gallery Exhibition launches on Earth Day April 22 through May 3, 2021. Launching April 22, visit […more…]

A Botanical Nirvana

In Montecito, a land of spectacular architecture and pristine gardens, there lies a property like no other: Lotusland.  Set across […more…]

Ganna Walska Lotusland
Phone: (805) 969-3767 ext 104
Executive Director: Rebecca Anderson


Lotusland preserves and enhances the unique, historic estate of Madame Ganna Walska, cares for and improves its collections, and develops its conservation and horticulture programs, so they educate us, inspire us, and advance our understanding and appreciation of the importance of plants in our lives and in the life of the planet.

Begin to Build a Relationship

We know you care about where your money goes and how it is used. Connect with this organization’s leadership in order to begin to build this important relationship. Your email will be sent directly to this organization’s director of development and/or Executive Director.

“I am proud to be a champion of this most extraordinary garden. Lotusland is a breathtaking center where art, beauty, science and nature align.
It serves as an inspiration to all who enter, and deserves our support.
I am confident my gifts have a tangible and meaningful impact at Lotusland. Please join me with an investment to ensure Lotusland remains one of the treasured cultural institutions in our community.”
– Connie Pearcy, Past President, Board of Trustees, and Philanthropy Chair

Critical Needs

Lotusland needs your support in three vital areas
• Annual care and tending of the Garden in its magnificence to meet the increasing need for people to connect with Lotusland’s natural, calming beauty
• Preservation of the historic living collections, aging structures and infrastructure, and of the significant historical artifacts and archives
• Growing the endowment to support the care and tending of the Garden well into the future.

Board of Trustees

Daniel Bifano, Immediate Past President of Board of Trustees
Laura M. Bridley
Merryl Brown
Ron Caird
Geoff Crane
Lesley Cunningham, President of Board of Trustees
Rachael Douglas
Dorothy H. Gardener
Anthony Grumbine
David M. Jones
Joseph Marek
Suzanne Mathews
Mimi Michaelis
Mari Mitchel
Alexandra Morse
Jeffrey Romano
Stephen R. Schaible
Caroline Thompson
Rick Vitelle
Crystal Wyatt