Contact info

Laurence Hobbs Orchids Ltd
Bailiffs Cottage Nursery
Hophurst Lane
Crawley Down
RH10 4LN

Mobile: (+44)7961350053
24 hour office: 01293 561029

opening hours: 9 - 5 closed fridays

Open Days

The nursery is open by appointment Monday to Thursday. there are also several open weekends each year with discounts and free refreshments. Visits from societies are welcomed and the nursery can cater for both lunches and teas.




Visit your local Orchid Society and join in the fun

We are looking forward as always to visiting many local orchid societies during 2017  and also meeting up with our friends and new customers at prestigious shows around the UK.  Laurence will be at the meetings and events listed below.  For further information, or if we can help if you are based near to any of these  meetings and are interested in orchids or joining an orchid group, either call us on 07961 350053 /email or visit the Societies page for contact information of local orchid groups who offer expert advice, support and a great social programme.

Are we at a show near you? Come along and see us at:

Hare Hatch Sheeplands, Hare Hatch, Nr, Twyford RG10 9HW
11.00am – 4.00pm     Contact: Barry Cook 0118 958 0448


HARROGATE SPRING FLOWER SHOW Thurs 20th – Sun 23rd April, North of England Horticultural Society, Regional Agricultural Centre, Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG2 8NZ. Telephone: 01423 546158 Email:

Harrogate Orchid Society. Enquiries to: Malcom White , The Secretary, Harrogate Orchid Society, 6, Hospital Rd. Riddlesden, Keighley. West Yorkshire BD20 5EP




LHO Upcoming Open Weekends 2017

Dear Orchid Society members, friends and all orchid growers or beginners

 We would like to welcome you once again to our upcoming Plant Sales Days and Open Weekends at Laurence Hobbs Orchids starting in 2017, (details of the meetings  below), where family and friends would also be very welcome.

As usual, Sandra’s cakes and cuppa’s will be available for all throughout the Open Weekend events, with light refreshments also available on individual plant sale days.

Opening times for all meetings are from 10.00 am and of course should anybody wish to visit at an alternative time, please call Laurence on 07961 350053.

For  questions on plant availability, or advice on plant health/care, please also call Laurence direct; leave a message; or email Please include a contact number with all correspondence and approx best time to return a phone call.

Laurence Hobbs Orchids

Tel: 07961 350053

Message: 01293 561029

Laurence, Sandra and Heather

 Open weekend Sat 29th & Sun 30th July