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. We grow over 500 varieties of conifers, some of which have been discovered by Johnathan Tate (co-founder) of the nursery, our conifers are exceptional and are all hand propagated and watered using water from our beautiful reservoir.
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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. Come along to a pop-up dining event and 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.
Olive’s Café Winter Opening Hours 2017
Monday – Saturday
9.00 – 16:30
Sunday 10:00- 16:30
Monthly Pop-up dining and private events/ hire, contact Helen at-
Beautiful design by illustrator Ben Phillips, in celebration of growing trees here at Lime Cross Nursery. Screen printed tea towels are made from 100% cotton, are a 170gsm weight and measure 500mm x 700mm.£12.00
Unique Pinus montezumae Sheffield Park tee shirt, screen print illustration by Benjamin Phillips onto Gildan high quality heavy t-shirts made from 100% cotton*, 175gsm weight.£20.00
Desert Dust at The Star of Bethlehem is a new play by Alexander Moschos (Brainville at Night, Found In Translation) directed by Dan Ayling (Hampstead Theatre, Arcola and regular Associate Director for Katie Mitchell). It has been written in response to ideas of participants they met during a series of theatrical workshops who live with dementia.£6.00 – £8.00
Take part in an hour long dynamic hatha yoga class, followed by an invigorating wild swim. You must be a confident swimmer to attend.£20.00
Desert Dust at The Star of Bethlehem by The Dot Collective £6.00 pp (concessions 60 + or under 14) or £8.00 pp standard ticket BOOK ONLINE HERE About The Dot Collective The Dot Collective create and provide professional theatre for those living in care, and share their work with the public. Not only do they…
Enter our awesome Christmas Tree Competition this year for a chance to win a mid week overnight stay at The Laindons, beautiful boutique B&B guest house in Old Town Hastings, plus £60.00 worth of vouchers for The Crown, award winning pub in the Old Town Hastings and a stylish 60cm cast iron firepit donated by…
Join Carol for a highly informative and fun wreath making workshop, where you will learn the art of making a traditional Christmas wreath using moss and a wire ring adorned with ivy and holly with berries (or their variegated forms), spruce and pine and other festive foliage. This style of wreath will last for the…
Try before you Buy – Christmas Wine Tasting Station Join us for this popular, fun and informal wine tasting evening and discover the best wine matches for the festive period. Sample eight delicious wines, including sparkling, white, red and dessert. Learn about the production methods and producers then join in with the unconventional carol singing…