Opening Hours:- Mon - Sat 10.30 - 5pm
Sunday 10.30 - 4pm
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!.
Cyphomandra corymbiflora is a rare tree tomato from the Andes Mountains that is frost hardy to about -10°C.Large evergreen soft leaves typical of the tree tomato family with small edible 4cm to 5cm fruits. The flowers start out as blue/white stars turning lilac with age in large clusters adding to the attraction of this sub tropical small tree.or large shrub
Michelia Magnolia Fairy Blush is a stunning hardy evergreen shrub with superlative cream flowers with outstanding flowering ability. Fairy Cream is tolerant of most conditions and relatively pest and disease free.19cm pot
Honey Bush. An architectural plant with deeply cut, glaucous blue-grey foliage and brownish crimson to deep brick red flowers. May die down in most winters but shoots again. 3ltr pot
Platycerium grande is a giant staghorn from the Philippines. An epiphytic fern forming a large clump of erect nest leaves which are deeply lobed along the top margin. The arching grey-green fertile leaves can be up to 2m long. Best grown on a large moss pole, tree trunk or well fixed cork slab. Water freely when in growth and keep relativly dry in Winter.
The long, arching flower spikes of Dierama pulcherrimum make it sway in the wind and increase the impression of it resembling an angel's fishing rod. Its magnificent magenta flowers weigh down the stems and bend the flower shaft in the same way an angler makes his cast, bringing added movement to the borders. Occasionally, the flowers can be white. In...
A lovely standard Olive tree approx 90-100cms (inc pot) high with a lovely full bushy 30-35cm head. 20cm pot.
A lovely looking Orange tree with pretty variegated foliage and variegated fruits as well. Nice standard trees in 20cm pots approx 80cms high.
The Monterey Pine - Pinus radiata is a fast growing, large tree, that makes an impressive specimen tree. Known for its habit of retaining large clusters of cones on its branches for several years, the Monterey pine is conical when young, while in old age the top of the tree billows out in a cloud shape. Grows well in coastal gardens. 3ltr pot 60-80cms high
Leptospermum scoparium ‘Appleblossom’ is one of the best varieties available, bearing semi-double pink flowers with a darker pink centre, on almost bare stems. Its compact habit makes it one of the best choices for container growing. 3ltr pot
Feed for citrus plants during the summer. (160g). This item can be posted separately, if no other plants are ordered: p&p charge of £4.00. (Delivery charge will be adjusted when payment processed)
Lemon Tree. A Lemon tree approx 70-80cms high looking great with fruits forming. Flowers and fruits throughout the year. Nice full plants currently with flowers/fruits forming. 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 £4.00. (Delivery charge will be adjusted when payment processed)
Lemon Tree. A lovely full standard 4 Seasons lemon tree approximately 120- 130cms tall. Looking nice with green fruits 24cm pot.
Lime Tree. A lovely standard Lime tree, approx 70-80cms (inc pot). A great plant to produce tasty Limes for G&T's. Fruiting sized grafted trees, with fruits forming. 20cm pot
Lemon Tree. A lovely lemon tree on a short stem approx 50-60cms high. Flowers and fruits throughout the year. Currently with buds forming. 18cm pot
A dense upright, evergreen shrub with glossy, leathery light green leaves. Very good in coastal areas. Makes an excellent hedge. 2ltr pots 60cm high bushy plants (including pot) 10% discount for 10-20plants 15% discount for 20-50plants 20% discount for 50+plants
A lovely Lemon Meyer bush approx. 40-50cms high. Ideal for a G&T's. The Meyer Lemon is a cross between a Lemon and Mandarin producing fruit that are sweeter than normal lemons. Lovely bushes in flower.
Meyer Lemon. A cross between a Lemon and Mandarin producing fruit that are sweeter than normal lemons. Lovely standard 60-70high trees. Currently with flowers small green fruits. 20cm pot