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Orchids for beginners

Learn how to grow orchids successfully in your own home and pick up top tips from an expert. 21 February.

Event details

Wednesday 21 February 2018, 10.30am to 3.30pm
Venue: 
Kew Gardens
Price: 
Course fee: £70 (£60 Concessions, Friends of Kew). Maximum capacity: 30 places.

Course overview

This one-day course will give you the knowledge and confidence to grow orchids successfully in your own home.

Beginning with an introduction to the wonderful world of orchids, the tutor will then give advice as to the best kinds to grow and the steps involved in keeping them looking their best.


About the tutor

Laurence Hobbs gained an honours degree in plant biology before setting up business as an orchid grower. He is managing director of Laurence Hobbs Orchids Ltd, which has been established in Sussex since 1987.


How to book

Email adulted@kew.org with a contact number, or call 020 8332 5641

Download the autumn/winter 2017/2018 short courses brochure