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Louvain Organic Nurseries

Established in 1970, Louvain is a small, traditional nursery on a natural and environmentally sensitive site on the edge of the South Downs National Park.


**Open **

Wednesdays 10am - 5pm,

 Saturdays 10am - 1pm & Sundays 10am - 3pm

 

 

Available at the moment: freshly picked Salad and Chard, Kale, New Zealand Spinach, Rhubarb, Beans, Tomatoes.

Potted Herbs: Basil (various types), Chives, Mints, Marjoram, Parsley, Tarragon, Thyme, Sorrel, Bay, Sage, Rosemary, Lavender & some others!  available in small & large sizes.

Vegetable  Plants:  various Salads, Chard, Kale  (Green Curly & Blue Scotch) & in pots or 6 packs

Bedding plants  including Geraniums, Fuchsias, Begonias, Ivy & others (non organic but treated as organic on site).

 

Potted Apple, Pear, Plum, Medlar trees 25-35

Fruit bushes (Raspberries, Gooseberries, Black Currents, Red Currents & White Currents, Josterberries, Gogi Berries & Blueberries, Tayberries & Mulberries).

Rhubarb, Horseradish, Jerusalem Artichokes, Globe Artichokes & Comfrey plants, Cardoons.

 

We also have a wide selection of shrubs & herbaceous plants.

 Local Honey from the hives at Louvain Nurseries.

 

* Moorland Gold organic seed & cutting 9.50 for a 40L bag,  multi-purpose 8.50 for 40L bag & potting & container compost 9.50 for 40L bag.

* Moorland Gold bags of Peat (recycled!) 7.50

* KPS organic soil improver 4.95 for 40L bag, KPS is Sussex based 

* Selection of plug trays, pots, labels and other sundries.

* Small selection of hand tools & gloves.

 

Garden Consultations / Visit & advice possible - please call for details & price.

Volunteers welcome for horticultural training & work experience or just for fresh air and a few veg! pls call for details.

 

 




 

GALLERY    STOCK     HINTS & TIPS   PLANT LIST

Since December 2007 we have been fully certified by The Soil Association, after being organic for nearly a decade. We make our own composts and use minimal, natural packaging and labeling, recycling wherever possible. Louvain does NOT use artificial fertilizers, chemical weed killers, fungicides or pest controls. We buy-in Summer and Autumn bedding to supplement our stock. A large range of fully-certified organic vegetables, greenhouse and herb plants are produced from May onwards. We offer a local delivery service

Shrubs

SEASONAL vegETABLES

Seasonal bedding

Organic fertilizers

Trees

Alpines

Canes

Perennials

Conifers

Mulch

HERBS

hedging 

fruit bushes

rockery plants

FRUIT TREES

OPENING HOURS (March to October)

Wednesday: 10am - 5pm
Saturday: 10am - 1pm
Sunday: 10am - 3pm

(We're happy to open outside these times (evenings etc.)  - please telephone if traveling far)

Bus No.14 from Brighton stops outside the nurseries (Downs Walk stop)

66 Telscombe Road, Peacehaven, E.Sussex. BN10 7UB 

e-mail: richard@louvainnurseries.co.uk 

01273 584156 or 07973-435217

Proprietor - Richard Oakeley