Oct - Feb - Open by Appointment only.
Saturday - Sunday - Closed
The nursery is situated in the Lizard village, which is surrounded by some of the most spectacular coastline you could wish to find. Cross Common Nursery is proud to call itself the most Southerly nursery in mainland Britain.
We specialise in Citrus Trees, Passiflora, Coastal Plants, Unusual and Exotic plants, many of which are propagated on the Nursery. We offer a wide range of plants for customers who dare to be different!.
Freylinia tropica is a very hardy, evergreen, slender shrub that has spreading branches, smooth grey bark and shiny, bright green leaves. It can be clipped into a formal hedge. It grows in sun or semi-shade. Attracts insects and butterflies to the garden. Makes a beautiful container plant.
Fallopia multiflora hypoleuca is a semi-evergreen climber with a vigorous habit. Foliage is dark-green, elongated heart-shaped, tinged red when young and providing good autumn colouring. Produces clusters of pink or white flowers from about July to late autumn.
Muehlenbeckia complexa is a deciduous creeping shrub, or twining climber, which has greenish white flowers in the summer, followed by fleshy white fruit. This particular variety is useful for ground cover. Frost hardy.
Small evergreen shrub. Small bells of Rose-Pink flowers in Autumn/Winter. Attractive small oval leaves slightly felty. Best grown in a warm sheltered position.
The rare hydrangea like 'Chinese quinine'. A really special evergreen which is a member of the hydrangea family. In Chinese medicine it's roots are used to treat malaria. It has rich green leaves, & round flower buds which open into starry pink or blue flowers. These then develop into glossy indigo berries. Happy in some shade with moist soil.
A vigorous evergreen climber with heart-shaped mid-green leaves. Abundant funnel-shaped rich purple-blue flowers from late spring to autumn.
A lovely pair of Standard Olive trees approx 100cms high with 30cm heads. Save ﾣ4/pair on the price if bought singly.
Japanese Wisteria. A twining climber with pendent clusters of fragrant, pink pea-like flowers in early summer. Height 9m. Flower colour Pink. Flowers from June to July. Deciduous.
A lovely dwarf agapanthus with blue flowers in mid to late summer.
Feed for citrus plants during the summer. (160g). This item can be posted separately, if no other plants are ordered: p&p charge of £3.50. (Delivery charge will be adjusted when payment processed)
Feed for citrus plants during the winter. Use from October. (160g). This item can be posted separately, if no other plants are ordered: p&p charge of £3.50. (Delivery charge will be adjusted when payment processed)
Lemon Tree. A Lemon tree approx 80cms high looking great with lots of fruits. Flowers and fruits throughout the year. Nice full plants with several fruits. 20cm pot.
Lemon Tree. A lovely full standard 4 Seasons lemon tree approximately 120cms tall. Looking nice with fruits. 24cm pot.
Scented leaves with a zesty lime flavour. Used in Thai cooking. This plant also produces flowers and bumpy skinned fruits too. Nice looking plants grown on a trellis in a 12cm pot.
Lemon Tree. A lovely lemon tree on a short stem approx 60-70cms high. Flowers and fruits throughout the year. Currently with flowers and one large fruit.
A lovely tree approx 80-90cms high.Produces sweet juicy tasty Oranges Looking really nice with small fruit forming. A lovely plant to give as a gift. 20cm pot.
Night blooming jessamine - Lady of The Night' - This West Indian plant has greenish white flowers, fairly insignificant, until the evening when they will scent the whole house. Flowers in summer and autumn, have it in a pot outside for the summer and it will repeat flower later. An absolute must have plant. 1-2ltr pot
Lime Tree. A lovely standard Lime tree with fruit, approx 70-80cms high. A great plant to produce tasty Limes for G&T's.
Meyer Lemon. A cross between a Lemon and Mandarin producing fruit that are sweeter than normal lemons. Lovely standard 60-70cms high trees with flowers and fruit forming.