Press Room

Members of the Media:

Thank you for your interest in covering Lotusland. We are happy to assist you by providing media tours, high resolution images, and arranging interviews. Lotusland’s Press Kit is available for download below and DropBox links are available by request. Beyond stories about the gardens, Lotusland is a trusted resource for stories about sustainable gardening, rare plants, and other topics.

If you are a media professional on assignment, please contact Bob Craig by email bcraig(at) or call (805) 969-3767 ext. 121.

Freelance Photographers:

Photographers shooting images at Lotusland for professional use must sign a Photography Agreement.

Press Kit

Current Stories

Santa Barbara News Press December 25, 2015

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Santa Barbara News Press October 28, 2015

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Mike Iven Celebrates 30 Years at Lotusland – Lotusland Newsletter Winter 2015Mike Iven Celebrates 30 Years at lotusland

 Qantas Magazine – “California Blooming”


Edible Santa Barbara – “A Pretty Mouthful”




Digital images files can be provided in both low and high resolution. Photographer credit is required. To request images email