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.



Plants and much more …. not forgetting those vital sundries, we have a range of items on offer including small – large sized clear pots – (great for checking root conditions and watering requirements) – plant feed and blossom booster in various pack sizes, and a handy all purpose spray feed. Compost (bark-based mixes), books for beginners and cultural advice sheets are also available.

Size / inches          Price (each)
3 ½                           £0.30
4 ½                           £0.50
5 ½                           £1.00
6 ½                           £2.00

Larger sizes available please ask

Orchid Focus Grow 100ml £ 3.00; 300ml £6.00; 1 litre £12.00
Orchid Focus Bloom 100ml £3.00; 300ml £6.00; 1 litre £12.00
Orchid Mist 100ml £2.00;  300ml 5.00;  750ml 10.00

Orchid grade bark mixtures (try Laurences special mix)
Handy bags: 2 litres £2.50;  4 litres £5.00
Bulk buy (mixture) 70 litres £38.00 Bulk buy (medium-coarse grade bark) 70 litres £30.00
Charcoal 4 litres £4.00

Clips 10xgreen/brown £1.50
Butterfly/dragonfly coloured clips x4 £1.50

Beginners Guide to Orchids (good growing guide) £2.99

Gift Vouchers by post/email or collection – Gift cards are available (1.50 each)
Friends or relatives in Europe or the USA? We can send plants direct or via our nursery contacts overseas.

Plant displays
Brighten up your home or business premises with a selection of plants in large/small containers – please call/email

For all the above please call or email for full details.


We like to advise on all plant and sundries transactions with postal or collect deliveries arranged to suit you. Most cards accepted (payment over the phone available) or cheques through the post. Call us for special arrangements.