Harrogate Orchid Society Annual Show

We hold a large orchid show once each year


Join the Society

Enjoy our monthly meetings.

We are a friendly society who offer a big welcome to new members.

The membership subscripton is £18.00 per year and covers a single or double membership for a couple living at the same address. We meet ten times a year at the Royal Horticultural Society gardens at Harlow Carr Harrogate in the modern facilites of the Bramall Learning Centre. One meeting consists of a field trip to see orchids growing in the wild.There is no meeting in December and we hold our  annual lunch in January.

See list of monthly meetings for further details.


Take this link to our application form.



The next meeting will be held Sunday the 22nd July 2018 at RHS Gardens Harlow Carr Harrogate HG3 1QB 10.00am-1.00pm in the Wolfson Room.

This is a back to basics meeting. Members are encouraged to bring problem plants and ask cultural questions etc.

Tea and coffee will be available at the interval.

 We also need orchids for the usual table display.



Annual Show


Our annual show will be held at the Pavilions in Harrogate at the Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG2 8QZ to be held on

Sunday 24th February 2019

 opening times 10.00am to 4.00pm

There will be orchid plants for sale, orchid sundries and craft stalls.

Details will be posted on the web site later in the year


for directions click on map

harrogate orchid society at the pavilions of harrogate

Orchid Societies

Harrogate Orchid Society

North of England Orchid Society

Sheffield and District Orchid Society

East Midlands Orchid Society

Hinckley & District Orchid Society

North East of England Orchid Society



Lawrence Hobbs Orchids

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Equatorial Plants

Janet Orme Botanical Artist

Phoenix Orchids

Laneside Hardy Orchids

Orchid Alchemy 

John Keeling Orchids

Orchid Sundries sales


Craft Stalls

Yorkshire Preserves

Leather Genie

Beach Collection

Artfull Crafter

Dillymoo Designs

Flamingo Paperie

Keith Lawson Stained Glass




Some of the display stands at our annual show  
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Orchids are for everyone

There are over 30,000 species and more than 200,000 hybrid orchids.

Grow your orchids in a conservatory?

Stanhopeas are quite happy growing in a conservatory with a minimum temperature of 8 degrees Centigrade

Join our Society

See many different kinds of orchids and learn how to care for them it is not as difficult as it looks.

Cool growing

This modern hybrid is typical of the type of orchids, which can be bought in garden centres and are suitable for growing on window sills and in a conservatory.

Phalaenopsis, everyones favourite.

The ideal window sill orchid


Would you like to learn how to flower these beautiful orchids?

Orchid Shows.

Harrogate orchid Society takes part in eight major orchid shows each year all members can take part if they wish.

Exotic Mysterious or Wierd.

Masdevallias & Draculas grow in the cool mountain region of Central & S.America.

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For everyone with one orchid or a thousand!
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