We are closed now for Winter
But collection of plants can
be made by appointment
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!.
Dutchmans Pipe. A. macrophylla is a large, deciduous, climbing vine with big, green, heart-shaped leaves and in early summer it produces unusual, yellow-green flowers that resemble a Dutch smoking pipe. Hardy.
An attractive deciduous climber that supports itself with tendrils, with an abundance of attractive mottled foliage.
A cross between an orange and lime, producing large juicy fruits. Also produces Bergamot oil in the peel which is used in perfumes. 20cm pot 60-70cm high
A handsome deciduous shrub with marvellous deeply dissected leaves. Large nodding cup shaped flowers of rich yellow are borne in early summer. This shrub needs no maintenance and the bare stems allow for planting of small plants underneath. Best in full sun/part shade in good soil.
Snowball Tree. A rounded shrub with dark green leaves, purple tinted in autumn. Globular heads of creamy white flowers from late spring to early summer. 3ltr pot Flowering size plants.
A lovely pair of standard olive trees, measuring approx 70-80cms tall, with a 25-30cm head. Buy a pair of 1/2 standard Olive trees and save ﾣ10.00 on the price when bought singly.
A clump forming bromeliad with spiny toothed deep green leaves, in late summer the leaves turn bright red and the inner rossette forms pale blue flowers surrounded by white bracts. Height 45cm. Spread 60cm. 2lt pot
Grapefruit. This lovely standard tree is ideal for the conservatory and will treat you to tasty sweet fruits to enjoy for breakfast. 70-80cms high. Grafted trees currently with fruit. 20cm 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 £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 1-2 green 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)
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
Lemon Tree. A lovely lemon tree on a short stem approx 60cms high. Flowers and fruits throughout the year. Currently with green fruits.
Lemon Tree. A lovely full standard 4 Seasons lemon tree approximately 120-130cms tall. Looking nice with fruits. 26cm 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.
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.
Meyer Lemon. A cross between a Lemon and Mandarin producing fruit that are sweeter than normal lemons. Lovely standard 40cms high trees with flowers and fruit forming.
A lovely shrub with large hairy leaves and pretty small white flowers with numerous yellow/red stamens. Native of S.Africa. Min temp -3C. 2-3ltr pot