Brookside Orchids is nestled in the rolling hills near Stanford University, about 30 minutes south of San Francisco. The nursery has been in operation since 1979. Today, Brookside attends 3 major farmers markets in the Bay Area, cares for 600 orchid collections at their nursery's in Menlo Park and Pacifica, offers shipped and delivered plants and hard to find orchids. Our Menlo Park location has a retail store open to the public M-Sa and a wholesale greenhouse open M-F. Orchids offered on our website are of limited stock and as such, are not on the display floor. Please ask for assistance at the register if you are interested in website orchids.