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!.
A pink flowered form of Eucryphia which makes a lrge shrub or small tree preferably in a sheltered spot. Grown for he beautiful, fragrant white, flushed-pink, rose-like flowers each having delicate white stamens and which show off elegantly against the dark green wavy edged leaves. The flowers are produced in July providing summer interest. 2ltr pot
A grafted Orange tree grown as a mini standard, approx 50-60cms tall. Produces large juicy fruits. 18cm pot. Not currently in fruit.
The charming 'blue false indigo' from East America. The false indigo was grown as a cheap alternative to true indigo by the Cherokees for a source of blue dye. A deciduous perennial with glaucous blue foliage & lupin like spikes of dark blue flowers in summer, followed by black seed pods. Best in full sun in well drained soil. Hardy & easy.
A vigorous evergreen climber with saucer-shaped, scented, very pale, pink flowers, with cream anthers. Flowers from March to May. 2 ltr pot.
A strong growing free flowering fragrant Passiflora. This hybrid has lavender flowers with a dark purple eye in the center. The attractive vine is very vigorous and tolerant of hot summers. Good choice for rapidly covering a trellis or fence.
Daphne × 'White Queen' - This brand new hybrid (Daphne acutiloba x Daphne sureil) is a beauty. Its mainly evergreen leaves form a handsome shrub, which in spring, is laden with lots of pure white waxy-looking flowers that form in loosely clustered heads. These have a strong and deliciously sweet perfume, so try to plant it near a path or doorway, so you...
A tetraploid form of P.caerulea but with larger flowers with bright blue centres. Hardy to -10C. A vigorous climber with rich green leaves and bowl-shaped white flowers with blue tips in summer followed by orange-yellow fruit.
Pampas Grass. Densely tufted, clump-forming perennial grass with arching mid-green leaves, and tall stems of weather resistant, silky, white plumes. Height 3m. Spread 2.5m.
Daisy Bush. A conical bush of wavy margined bright green leaves and clusters of daisy-like, fragrant, white flowers in autumn. Height 3m. Spread 2m. Good coastal Plant.
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)
Lemon Tree. A Lemon tree approx 80cms high looking great with fruits. Flowers and fruits throughout the year. Nice full plants with several fruits. 20cm pot.
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 lovely full standard 4 Seasons lemon tree approximately 120cms tall. Looking nice with fruits. 24cm pot.
Lemon Tree. A lovely lemon tree on a short stem approx 60cms high. Flowers and fruits throughout the year. Currently with green fruits.
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.
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.