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Saturday 10.30 to 5pm
Sunday 10.30 to 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!.
Ischyrolepis subverticillata is an evergreen species with attractive feathery foliage and small, inconspicuous flowers. These low-maintenance plants just require an occasional tidy up by pruning out dead, damaged or unruly culms.For best results, grow in full sun or dappled shade, in moist, well-drained soil. Avoid planting in alkaline soils and plant in...
Elegia elephantina is a robust evergreen Restio from South Africa that forms tight clumps consisting of hundreds of culms. It produces brown grass-like flower heads in summer/autumn. It can reach a height of approx 2m. Plant in a sunny position in a soil that does not waterlog. Hardy to -7c. 3ltr pot
This NZ native reed is a great choice for wet or dry problem areas. Also known as jointed rush as the delicate grey-green leaves have brown markings or joints at various points along the leaf length. It grows in full sun and prefers damp, swampy areas and can grow in water also. It will also tolerate dry areas once established and is also suitable to...
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.
Elaeagnus x ebbingei 'Compacta' is a denser, more compact variety of the well-known vigorous, hardy screening evergreen with the same dark green or sea-green foliage, silvery below. Tiny, deliciously scented creamy-white flowers open in autumn. An excellent shelter plant for coastal areas. Also makes a good hedge.
Chinese Witch Hazel. A vase-shaped shrub with bright green leaves and large fragrant spider-like dark red flowers before the leaves in mid to late winter. Lovely autumn colour. Height 4m. Spread 4m. Flower colour Red. Flowers from January to February. Grafted plants in 3ltr pots
This evergreen is pretty hardy if planted in a sheltered spot. It has a mass of cluttered arching branches with tiny pointed leaves, these are a lovely bronze colour in spring. From late spring it bears loads of pendulous fiery red dangling flowers. Needs a lime free well drained soil in sun or light shade.
Lemon Tree. A Lemon tree approx 120-130cms high with fruit. Flowers and fruits throughout the year. Lovely plants in a 24cm pot
Limequat. A cross between a kumquat and lime. Grown on a trellis approx 25-30cm with fruits. Use the fruits as you would a lime. Looking really nice!
We prize this showy plant for it's much needed cheer from dreary November throughout winter. Itﾒs a bushy small shrub with rather pretty perfumed yellow pea flowers. It does need some shelter and can be grown against a warm wall or in a cool conservatory. Needs sun and a light soil.
A collection of 6 Agapanthus of differant flowering heights and colours.
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.
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.
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 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
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.
Lime Tree. A lovely standard Lime tree with fruit, approx 70-80cms high. A great plant to produce tasty Limes for G&T's.