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

Email:
lhorchids1@btinternet.com
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.

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Winter List 2017

A full winter list is also available by email, please contact us on lhorchids1@btinternet.com

 

I hope you like the latest lists, many of the plants are only available (as in other years) as one offs, so please place your order as soon as possible. I suggest valuble orders should be sent first class or Next Day delivery; if the parcel is under 2Kg it is best sent first class, (cost depends on size and weight, please phone to check); if over 2Kg best sent next day (interlink) at a cost of £20. Please always include a telephone contact number with orders

Plant Lists

(c) = Cool Growing (min. 10C) (I) =Intermediate (Min 12C (W) Warm Growing (min 15C) FS= Flowering Size

pot sizes are in inches and prices in poundsGB

Cymbidium erythrostylum (c), Species, 2″ £7.00

Pleurothallis roezlii (c) species, 3″ £12.00

Miltonia spectabilis (I) Brazilian species, pink & white, easy to grow, 2″ £7.00

Burrageara NellyIsler (c) lovely deep red odontoglossum hybrid, 4.5″ £18.00

Odontoglossum Stirbic (c) speckled maroon odont.4.5″ £18.00

Miltassia Shelob ‘Tolkein’ (I) Beautiful spider orchid hybrid, easy to grow 4.5″ £18.00

Oncidium Tropical Jungle (I) scented green and brown hybrid, 4.5″ £18.00

Brassada Orange Delight (I) orange spider orchid hybrid, 4.5″ £15.00

Odontoglossum Red Ruby (c) red odont. hybrid, 4.5″ £18.00

Banfieldara Gilded Tower ‘Mystic Maze’ (I) green brassia hybrid with beautiful speckling, 4.5″ £18.00

Colmanara Catatanthe (I) Odont hybrid with sprays of orange flowers, 4.5″ £18.00

Brassia Tessa (I) delicate greeny/yellow spider orchid, 4.5″ £18.00

Zygopetalum Trozy Blue (I) chestnut, green and purple zygo, highly scented 4.5″ £18.00

Adaglossum Frenchtown Brown (I) small orangebrown ada/odont hybrid, 4.5″ £15.00

Beallara Tahoma Glacier ‘Green’ (c) large cream/light green flowers with maroon markings in centre, 4.5″ £18.00

Oncidium unquiculatum (c) species, 3″ £9.50

Coelogyne fimbriata (c) species, 2.5″ £7.50

Colmanara Massai (c) very dark red flowers, easy to grow, FS 4.5″ £15.00

Brassia Eternal Wind (I) SPider Orchid, fragrant, FS 4.5″ £20.00

Brassia Toscane (I) dark ‘spider orchid’ FS 4.5″ £15.00

Miltonidium Bartley Schwartz (c) scented, FS 4.5″ £18.00

Oncidium Pink Fairytail (c) small fragrant pink flowers FS 4.5″ £15.00

Dendrobium chrysanthum (c) species 4.5″ £20.00

Den. fimbriatum var. occulatum  species 2.5″ £9.50

Den. Pink Bunny (w) phalaenopsis type den. Large pink Flowers FS 4.5″ £12.00

Den Singapore White Vivien (w) white phalaenopsis type dendrobium FS 4.5″ £12.00

Den. Emma White (w) white phalaenopsis type den. FS 4.5″ £12.00

Den Thailand Black (w) very dark maroon phalenopsis type den. FS 4.5″ £12.00

Den. Malone’s Victory (c) dark pink nobile type den. Fragrant FS 3.5″ £9.50

Den Spring Dream (c) chrystalline white nobile type den. Fragrant FS 3.5″ £9.50

Den. Casiope (I) easy to grow fragrant white with dark disc on lip  2.5″ £7.00

Den Irene Smile (c) white with pink tips, nobile type, fragrant FS 4.5″ £18.00

Den. Comet King ‘Akasuki’ (c) deep pink with yellow disc on lip, nobile type, fragrant FS 4.5″ £18.00

Den. Songbird yellow nobile type  FS £18.00

Den. Prima Donna (c) cream nobile type den. Fragrant FS £18.00

Den Stardust ‘Firebird’ (c) lovely rich orange nobile type den. FS 4.5″ £18.00

Den. Superstar (c) deep pink and white nobile type FS 4.5″ £18.00

Den Fortuna  (c) pale yellow nobile hybrid FS 4.5″ £18.00

Den Wonderful Purple (c) purple nobile hybrid FS 4.5″ £18.00

Den. Kingianum ‘Sara’ (c) very fragrant small pink flowers  2″ £6.00

Brassia verrucosa var. brechiata (c) species spider orchid 3″ £9.00

Brassia Rising Star (I) hybrid spider orchid 2″ £7.50

Stelis hallii (c) species 2″ £9.00

Howeara Mini-Primi (c) small growing with small yellow flowers FS 2.5″ £9.50

Howeara Lava Flow small hybrid with bright red flowers FS 2.5″ £9.50

 

Dendrobium kingianum var. alba (c) very fragrant small white flowers 2.5″ £6.00 and 4.5″ £17.50

Den. kingianum ‘Best’ (c) very fragrant small pink flowers 2″ £7.00

Paphiopedilum Maudiae (I) beautiful green/cream slipper orchid, easy to grow FS 3.5″ £15.00

Paph. Maudiae ‘Black Jack’ excellent dark vinicolor paph, easy to grow FS 4.5″ £25/00

Paph. Pinocchio (I) successive flowering paph hybrid FS 4.5″ £18.00

Paph Insigne (c)  classic cool growing species FS 4.5″ £25.00

Paph Atlantis  complex hybrid FS 4.5″ £18.00

Paph Mildred Hunter (c) complex hybris FS 4.5″ £18.00

paph armeniacum (I) beautiful yellow chinese slipper orchid  NFS 3″ £28.00

Paph primulinum ‘Fountain x armeniacum#26 (I) yellow NFS 3″ £20.00

Paph appletonianum ‘Jing Yang’ BM/TPS x appletonianum ‘Elim’ BM/TPS Beautiful species NFS 3″ 20.00

Paph delanatii var.alba (I) beautiful white species FS 2.5″ £35.00

Paph charlesworthii ‘Hung Sheng (I) dark form of the species NFS 2.5″ £35.00

Paph Emerald Magic ‘In-Charm’ x In-Charm Gold ’2007#7′  (I) lovely lemon yellow hybrid 2.5″ £18.00

Paph. Gerd Rolke (rothschildianum ‘In-Charm x emersonii ‘Flora) (I) multifloral pink NFS 3.5″ £35.00

Paph InCharm Lady (Lady Isabel ‘In-Charm’ x moquetteanum ‘In-Charm) multiflora 3.5″ £30.00

Papf spicerianum ‘Mr Liu’ (I) species FS 3.5″ £22.00

Paph St Swithin ‘In-Charm’ x delanatii ‘Hsaio’ (I)multifloral 2.5″ £25.00

Paph niveum x stonei ‘alba’ (I) multifloral 2.5″ £25.00

Paph philippinense (I) multifloral species  3″ £25.00

Paph leucochilum (I) species FS 3″ £28.00

Paph St Albans (I) famous old paph hybrid FS 4.5″ £18.00

Paph Supardii x gigantifolium (I) multifloral primary hybrid, large plant NFS 4.5″ £80.00

Paph Cardinal Mercier (I) complex hybrid FS 4,5″ £18.00

Paph Keyeshill (I) complex hybrid FS 4.5″ £18.00

paph Rheingold x Hellas (I) yellow with spots FS 4.5″ £18.00

 

Oncidium Sharry Baby ‘Sweet Fragrance’ (c) the chocolate orchid, a must for chocoholics FS 4.5″  “15.00

Oncidium globuliferum (I) species 2″ £7.50

Oncidium Munsterland Stern (I) sprays of yellow flowers 3.5″ £12.00

Oncidium Mieke (I) very fragrant FS 4.5″ £15.00

Oncidium Twinkle ‘White’ (I) compact grower, sprays of white vanilla fragranced flowers FS 3.5″ £15.00

Colmanara Wildcat ‘Bobcat’ (I) red odont FS 4.5″ £15.00

Vanda Blue Magic (w) large blue FS £45.00

Vanda Kultana Fantasy (w) large pink FS £4.5

Vanda (ascocenda) Anant Gold (w) compact orange FS £30.00

Vanda Chindavat x Tarab Waxy (w)  maroon/ pink stippling FS 6.5″ £45.00

Vanda coerulea x Kultana White Will (w) pale blue/cream FS £45.00

Vanda Thanachai x Kultana Brown (w) large yellow/orange with spots FS 6.5″ £45.00

Vanda Sansai Blue large tessaltaed blue FS 6.4 £45.00

Asconopsis Irene Dopkin ‘York’ HCC/AOS (w) famous multifloral hybrid FS 4.5″ £16.50

Dendrobium Blue Happiness (I) ‘blue’ form of phalaenopsistype den. FS 4.5 £12.00

Chelonstele sulphurea (c) fragrant, yellow/green species 2.5″ pot £9.50 3″pot £12.00

Comanara Jungle Monarch (I)  FS 4.5 £15.00

Dendrobium primulinum (c) beautiful pink species 2″ £9.50

Eulophia Hybrid (I) deciduous, tall green and pink flower stems FS 4.5″ £25.00

 

Cymbidium Sarah Jean ‘Ice Cascade’ white cascade compact cym FS 5.5″ £35.00

Luidisia discolor ‘Ruby’ (I) creeping terrestrial with attractive foliage FS 4″ £8.00

Luidisia discolor jewel orchid lovely veined foliage, white flowers FS 4″ £10.00

Thunia alba (I) deciduouse species with large white flowers 4″ £20.00

Thunia sp (I)  white flowers with yellow centre  FS 6.5″ £30.00

Thunia sp (I)  FS 4″ £15.00

Maxillaria meleagris (c) species 2″ £7.00

Bulbophylum ambrosia (I) species 2.5″ £9.50

Dendrobium moscatum species FS 5″ £20.00

Coelia triptera species  5.5″ £20.00,  5.5″ 30.00

Pleurothallis sclerophylla species FS 3.5″ £12.00

Masdevallia semiteres species FS 3.5″ £18.00

Scaphosepalum verrucosa FS 3.5″ £15.00

Maxillaria rhombea species FS 3.5″£15.00

Plerothallis roezlii species FS £18.00

Coelogyne massangeana species FS 5.5″ £25.00

 

Coelogyne cristata (C) white with yellow crest 3.5″ £10.00

malaxis porhyrea (I) deciduous orchid, needs a dry period, 2″ £7.00

Brassia verrucosa (C) classic ‘spider orchid’ 3″ £8.00

Epidendrum ‘Pink Cascade’ (I) Pretty pink hybris 2.5″ £8.00

Restrepia Dodsonii (C) species FS 2.5″ £8.00

Coelogyne fimbriata (C) species pretty miniature FS 3″ £8.00

Restrepia chamari (C) species, miniature FS 2.5″ £8.00

Restrepia robledorum (I) species, miniature FS 3″ £10.00

Dendrochilum glumaceum (I) beautiful, fragranced ‘chain orchid’ FS 5″ “25.00

Dendrobium Cassiope (C) pretty white with dark centre 2″ £6.00

Dendrobium Ella K. Leaney (C)  fragrant pink kingianum hybrid 2″ £7.00

Posthecea (Encyclia) Green Hornet (I) 3″ £9.00

Potinara Fuchsia Fantasy (I) deep pink, medium size flower FS 4.5″ £25.00

Epicattleya Purple Glory (I) spikes of pink flowers FS 4.5″ £20.00

Cattleya Carol Lynn (I) deep purple compact FS 4.5″ £25.00

Cattleya Pastoral Rosee (I) light lavender Coe 4.5″ £25.00Cattleya

Cattleya ‘My Precious’ (I) nice red compact plant FS 4.5″ £25.00

Cattleya Margaret Stewart (I) pretty white compact bifoliate FS 4.5″ £25.00

Slc. (Cattleya) Kura Shiki (I ) compact yellow FS 4.5″ £25.00

Cattleya Perky Miss (I) biofoliate lavender FS 4.5″ £25.00

Cattleya Frank Gilmore (I) yellow, red lip FS 4.5″ £25.00

Cattleya Little Toshie (I) compact yellow with red lip FS 4.5″ £25.00

Cattleya Sully’s Color (I) FS 4.5″ £25.00

Cattleya Frank Fordyce (I) splash petal cattleya FS 4.5″ £25.00

Cattleya Dream Cloud (I) FS 4.5″ £25.00

Cattleya Newberry Sprite (I) FS 4.5″ £25.00

Cattleya Kenneth Sherouse (I) FS 4.5″ £25.00

Blc. Coronet Bay (I) FS 4.5″ £25.00

Cattleya Windores (I) FS 4.5″ £25.00

Cattleya Angelwalker (I) FS 4.5″ £25.00

Mini- Phal Gold Staff (W) orange with stripes FS 3.5″ £10.00

Mini-Phal Green Apple (W) beautful clear green/yellow FS 3.5″ £10.00

Mini -Phal Snow Elf (W) white FS 3.5″ £10.00

Mini-Phal Golden Beauty (W)  amber yellow with red lip, or yellow with pink lip  FS 3.5″ 10.00

Mini-Phal Flora Kitty (W) FS 3.5″ £10.00

Mini-Phal Cute Chick (W) yellow with blush pink FS 3.5″ £10.00

Mini-Phal Heart Queen (W) dark pink FS 3.5″ £10.00

Mini-Phal Yu Pib Butterfly (W) harlequin type FS 3.5″ £10.00

Mini-Phal Coastal Butterfly (W) FS 3.5″ £10.00

Mini-Phal Enchanted (W) FS 3.5″ £10.00

Mini -Phal Spotted Deer (W) FS 3.5″ £10.00

Mini-Phal Enchanted (W) FS 3.5″ £10.00

Mini-Phal Flora Gem (W) variagated leaves, pink striped flowers FS 3.5″ £10.00

Cymbidium Vogel Magic (C) unusual green/speckled flowers FS 5.5″ £40.00

Cymbidium Sarah Jean ‘Ice Cascade’ (C)beautiful white pendulous flower spikes FS 5.5″ £35.00

Cymbidium Sara Jean ‘Peach’ (C) pendulous spike peach flowers FS 5.5″ £35.00

Cymbidium Sleeping Dream (C) concolor yellow FS 5.5″ £30.00

Cymbidium Peggy Sue (C) sugary pink flowers on tall spikes FS 5.5″ £35.00

 

Masdevallias and other Pleurothalids (cool growing)

ova avis (species) 3.5″ £18.00

tridens (species) 3″ £18.00

Ted Khoe 3″ £18.00

Bella Donna x Antizana 3.” £18.00

Barbarosa 3″ £18.00

Teipal’s Mary Candy 3″ £18.00

Hoosier Angel 3″ “  £18.00

ignea x Pichincha 3.5″ £18.00

Janet Halcrow (davisii x trochilus) 3.5″ £19.00

Mary Staal ‘Blizzard’ x velifera ‘Puffin’ 3.5″ £18.00

Marcelo Bejarano 3.5″£18.00

chaparensis x  Marguerite 3.5″ £18.00

Enchantment 3.5″ £18.00

lintricula (species) 3.5″ £18.00

Morning Glory 4″ “20.00

Magdalena x Marguerite 3.5″ £18.00

pastinata (species) 3.5″ £18.00

Fuchsia Dawn 3.5″ £18.00

Charisma x (barlaeana x Datura) 3.5″ £18.00

Peach Allure 3.5″ £18.00

mezae (species) 3.5″ £18.00

Falcon’s Sunrise x White Swallow 3.5″ £20.00

ignea (species) 3.5″ £20.00

Sue Quale x yungasensis 3.5″ £20.00

Bella Donna 3.5″ £20.00

Hymenantha x Sue Quale 3.5″ £20.00

Falcon’s Sunrise 3.5″ £20.00

Machu Pichu 4″ £20.00

panguena (species) 3.5″ £18.00

Winifred 3.5″ £18.00

veitchiana x Copper Angel 3.5″ £18.00

Sol De Mediodia 3.5″ 18.00

Redwing 2.5″ £18.00

Copperwing 3.5″ £18.00

Pat Akehurst 4″ £20.00

sanctae-fidei (species) 3.5″ £18.00

pyxis (species) 3.5″ £18.00

attenuata (species) 3.5″ £18.00

Morning Glory 2.5″ £18.00

menatoi (species) 3.5″ £18.00

Don’s Angel 3.5″ £18.00

Peach Fuzz 3.5″ £20.00

Southern Sun 3.5″ £20.00

exquisita x ionocharis 3.5″ £18.00

don quijote (species) 3.5″ £18.00

bonplandii (species) 3.5″ £18.00

Kimballiana (caudata shape) 3.5″ £18.00

Analee x uniflora 3.5″ £18.00

cardiantha (species) £3.5″ £18.00

ludibunda (species) 3.5″ £18.00

rolfeana (species) 3.5″ £18.00

Cassiope 3.5″ £20.00

welischii (species) 3.5″ £18.00

Mary Staal x (Kimballiana x Copper Angel) 3.5″ £18.00

datura x rolfeana 3.5″ £18.00

Paola Medina 3.5″ £18.00

Falcon’s Gold x Aquarius 3.5″ £18,00

thienii (species) 3.5″ £18.00

(Sydney x uniflora) x patriciana 3.5″ £18.00

Antizana x coccinea var.alba 3.5″ £18.00

floribunda (species) 3.5″ £18.00

Angel Frost ‘Marge’ 3.5″ £18.00

fraseri x exquisita 3.5″ £18.00

calagracalis (species) 3.5″ £18.00

davisii x chuspipatae 3.5″ £18.00

Crystal Follandsbee 3,5″ £18.00

Tuaka Goldstrike 3″ £15.00

bicolor (species) 3″ £18.00

Adelina 3.5″ £18.00

Celtic Frost 3.5″ £18.00

Ann Jessop ‘Marguerite’ 3,5″ £18.00

Donna Daisey De Alvardo 3.5″ £18.00

Hani 3.5″ £20.00

Fran Ault 3.5″ £18.00

atahualpa (species) 3″ £15.00

cocapatae (species) 3.5″ £18.00

heideri (species) 3.5″ £18.00

Genva Royale 3″ £18.00

 

McBeans Orchids

Below are orchids recently purchased from the famous McBeans orchid nursery. Many of the plants are flowering size.

Bulbophyllum Elizabeth Ann ‘Bucklebury’ AM/RHS one of the most famous bulbos  4″ £25.00

Gongora galeata, species 2.5″ £12.00, 3″ £15.00,  4″ £25.00

Dendrochilum uncatum, species ‘chain orchid’  4″ £20.00 4.5″ £25.00

Dendrochilum pangasinanense, species ‘chain orchid’ 4″ £15.00

Stanhopea tigrina, species highly scented 3″  £12.00

Zygoneria Explosive Charm, green zygo type with red spots 4.5″ £20.00

Zygoneria Sea Sprite, green zygo type 4.5″ £20.00

brassia verrucosa, species 3.5″ £15.00, 4.5″ £20.00

Pescatoria Painted Lady 3.5″ £15.00

Pescatoria Overbrook x Painted Lady 3.5″ £15.00, 4″ £20.00

Brassia Edvah Lou ‘Vera Cruz’ nice plant 5.5″ £75.00

coelogyne flaccida, species 4″  (£25.00)

osmoglossum pulchelum, species, lovely scented white flowers 5″ £35.00, 6″ £45.00

rossioglossum grande,  species,  ‘the clown orchid’ 3″ £18.00

pleurothallis restrepioides, species 2.5″ £9.50

maxillarai sanderiana, species 4.5″ £35.00

coelogyne graminifolia, species, nice plants 4.5″ £35.00

pholidota rubra, species 4.5″ £25.00

anguola clowesii, species, ‘the tulip orchid’ yellow 6.5″ £60.00

Phragmipedium Carol Kanzer (schlimii x pearcei) pink phrag 4.5″ £30.00

Phragmipedium longifolium ‘McBeans’ 3″ £35.00

Phragmipedium lindleyanum 3.5″ £35.00

neobenthamia gracilis, species 3″ £20.00

Phragmipedium Grande ‘McBeans’ (division available) £50.00

 

McBeans cymbidiums available in 4.5″/5″ pots -1spike £20.00, 2 spikes £25.00 (except wgere indicated

Castle of Mey ‘Pinkie’

Latigo ‘Cooksbridge Sunset’

Memoria Ray Bilton ‘Cooksbridge Satin’

Linlithgow Loch ‘Lewes Gleam’ 5.5″ £35.00

traceyanum, species, fragrant, near flowering size,  5″ £20.00

Petit Port ‘Mony Millais’

Devon Lord ‘Viceroy’

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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