Garden Tip Tuesday- Water mature citrus deeply and infrequently-perhaps once every two or three weeks. Apply water so it sinks into the ground around the tree beginning one third of the distance from the trunk to the drip line and an equal distance beyond the drip line.
Do you dream of getting married in an enchanted forest or in the majestic gardens on the grounds of a palatial historic estate? While we aren’t able to accommodate weddings at Virginia Robinson Gardens, we would love to be the backdrop for your engagement and/or wedding photos!
To inquire about on-site filming and photography at Robinson Gardens please visit our website!
Your weekend escape is waiting...and it’s in your very own backyard, Angelenos! Visit Virginia Robinson’s 6.2 acre estate and botanical gardens and be transported to far away lands without ever leaving Beverly Hills.
Garden Tip Tuesday - A good task on a rainy day is to study and learn more about annuals and vegetables before buying seeds from a catalogue to have in time for spring planting. The Sunset Western Garden Book is a great place to start.
Robinson Gardens is excited to announce that the first lecture of 2018 will be given by author Kathryn Smith. Guests attending the WRIGHT ON EXHIBIT will learn about Frank Lloyd Wright’s architectural exhibitions as told through the interpretation of Wright’s unpublished correspondence.
We hope you will join on Thursday, January 25th for this fascinating lecture with luncheon to follow. For more information and to purchase tickets please visit our website!
Remembering that time when the beautiful @sofiavergara posed for @martha_weddings at Virginia Robinson Gardens.
Getting married in 2018? Contact us about scheduling your engagement and wedding photography at @robinsongardens!
Virginia’s perfectly pink tennis court draped in luscious, hot pink bougainvillea makes for the ultimate instagram-worthy backdrop.
Can we interest anyone in a selfie before the end of 2017? Don't forget to tag us in your photos at #RobinsonGardens !
Caught in Camera: Adventures in the gardens with VRG Superintendent, Tim Lindsay! Have you attended one of his Gardening Classes held monthly in our botanical gardens? They are not to be missed! 🌿🌱Visit our website to sign up for Tim's January class.
Garden Tip Tuesday - If you didn’t prune wisteria in summer, do it now. At the entry to the Main House, we prune off the long streamers that grew rapidly this year and leave two or three buds to stimulate the growth of more flower spurs.
“A backyard designed to be a little piece of heaven can remake ordinary time and space into something extraordinary.” - Unknown
We invite you to come and explore Virginia’s backyard garden oasis. Book your tour today at www.robinsongardens.org!
You would think we'd have Sugarplums dancing in our heads...but no, we're dreaming about @alilarter's heavenly, melt-in-your-mouth Ricotta Meatballs. These were such a delicious hit at our Holiday Open House. Can't you just smell them through the screen?! 😋
Give the Gift of Society Membership! Enjoy exclusive discounts to lectures and events, and help us ensure that Virginia Robinson's historic estate & gardens are preserved for generations to come. It's truly a gift that keeps on giving! Visit our website for more info 🎁 .
#Throwbackthursday to Kids + Christmas Crafts...What a delightful sight! Thank you to our friends at @beverlyhillsortho for so generously sponsoring the Children's Craft Table at our Holiday Open House! ❄️🎄🎅🏻✨☃️
Garden Tip Tuesday - These Santa Ana winds may blow all the leaves off our grape vine signalling that it's time to prune them. The primary goal of pruning is to maximize the amount of one-year old wood which will grow flowers and fruit the next year.
Guests were welcomed into Virginia's home by Wisteria dripping with icicles, crystals, pearls, pink florals and even an 🦉. We couldn't be more grateful to @kennethaboyer of #AtelierK for his stunning holiday decor -- He made our Holiday Open House simply magical!
Sneak-peek into our freshly decorated kitchen at @robinsongardens. 🎄👩🍳We are so excited to have @pamelasalzman cooking on Friday, and @alilarter cooking on Saturday. Meet the chefs, taste their food, shop to support a good cause and celebrate the season with friends at our annual Holiday Open House! ✨limited tickets still available - link in bio✨
We've always found Virginia Robinson's effortless elegance and passion for entertaining inspiring. Today, we were inspired by this timeless table setting and are so thankful for the lifelong friendships we've made as Friends of Robinson Gardens. From Virginia's home and gardens to yours, we wish you all a very #HappyThanksgiving .
It's going to be a festive foodie holiday celebration! We are so excited that celebrity chef @alilarter will be cooking up delicious eats in our kitchen from 11:00am-3:00pm on Saturday, December 2nd, for Day #2 of our Holiday Open House. We're almost sold out -- get your tickets NOW! 🎄✨ticket link in bio✨🎄
Have you heard? Tickets are almost sold out for annual HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE! Gather your best gal pals and join us on Friday, December 1st for live performances by the Sugarplums (@sunsetsingers), cooking demonstration by celebrity chef @pamelasalzman, holiday gift boutique, endless cookie and charcuterie tables and of course, free flowing eggnog and champagne. What are you waiting for? GET YOUR TICKETS TODAY! 🎄✨ticket link in our bio✨🎄
We are so proud to be able offer local and underprivileged children an opportunity to get their hands dirty and have fun learning about nature and sustainability.
Help support #RobinsonGardens and our efforts to enrich children's lives through education. 📷 by @bhtroop110
Beautiful tour with David @davidomw2u who is insatiable in his history of Virginia Robinson and the other founding families of our city of angels!! Next is a cactus which originates from the prehistoric era. 🌵 Thank you for your incredible tour Emperor!!
Join Tim (and @harrythehipcat!) in the vegetable garden on Wednesday, November 29th, to learn all about the types of vegetable seeds you can plant to grow and harvest! Fresh harvests from our garden will he sampled so you can taste the differences between home-grown and store bought for yourself! Email us at info robinsongardens.org to sign up for the class! 🥕🌽🍆🍅
Garden Tip Tuesday - November is the traditional month for planting carpetlike ground covers like the yellow flowering gazania shown here. All plants that cover the ground are customarily lumped together under this general term.