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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.


Opening for the season 

**Wed 13th March and Saturdays & Sundays there-after**

 (see times below) 

 

 I can be contacted by phone or e-mail during the winter.

 

In March we should have freshly picked salad and chard. There will be other veg as the season progresses.

Bedding plants from end of April (after last frosts!!)

Herbs, vegetable & greenhouse plants from April and as the season progresses. 

 

Winter/Spring is a good time to plant fruit trees & bushes

Bare root plants available now until early April. Various bare root maiden fruit trees available.

Raspberries 6.50 for a bundle of 5; Rhubarb 3.50 a piece; Jerusalem Artichokes 2.00 a bag (for planting or eating!); Horseradish 1.50 a root.

 

Potted Apple, Pear & Plum trees 25-30.

 

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

 Local Honey from the hives at Louvain Nurseries when available

 

* Moorland Gold organic multi-purpose, seed & cutting  and potting & container compost.

* Moorland Gold bags of Peat (recycled!)

* KPS organic soil improver for sale, KPS is Sussex based.

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

* Small selection of hand tools & gloves.

 

Please contact us if you would like to visit during the winter.

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