Established in 1946, Lime Cross Nursery is a family-run business specialising in the production of premier conifers, trees and shrubs and purveyors of other plant groups. Our shop is an emporium of inspiring and beautiful hand-selected products.
Our bustling café/bistro is quickly becoming known around the county for providing wholesome and delicious, home-made, home-grown vibrant food. Visit us on a Friday night Bistro night; enrol onto one of our cooking classes or wine tastings.
Come and explore the 28 acres of beautiful woodland, lakes and our world-acclaimed pinetum. Our eclectic calendar of events will allow you to learn, create and be inspired.
We serve delicious breakfasts, outstanding coffee, brunch, lunch, afternoon tea, cream teas and home-made cakes.
The Herstmonceux Parish Trail for the National Garden Scheme takes place on Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st June, 10am – 5pm. Visit Cowbeech House, the Allotments at Stunts Green and Two Acres before finishing at Lime Cross Pinetum for the combined admission of just £4 (children free). Refreshments will be available at Lime Cross where…
We are proud to announce that we received an accolade at Les Journées des Plantes de Courson, one of the most prestigious plant shows in the world. The accolade was a certificate deeming our flagship pine; Pinus montezumae Sheffield Park as ‘recommended’ in the conifer category. This is actually more impressive that it sounds….
Join Eric B. Litwack- Ph.D.Associate Professor of Philosophy Bader International Study Centre Queen’s University (Canada) at Lime Cross Nursery Café; for an evening of philosophy. The lecture title is ‘Science and Culture’. This is an accessible lecture that is free for anyone to attend, with any level of philosophy knowledge. No need to book a…
We are delighted to feature in The Garden Edit Online Journal. Photographer Esther Theaker took a series of images that portray plant production during spring at Lime Cross Nursery. Text by Helen & Vicky Tate and Garden Edit founder John Tebbs.