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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.


**Closed for the Winter**

Thank-you for your custom this year

 

 

we are open by appointment from 

7 Dec '19 - 29 Feb '20

please call or e-mail for information or to arrange a visit

 

Through the winter we have:

- Fruit Trees: Apples, Pears, Gages, Quince & Medlar

- Fruit Bushes: Redcurrents, Blackcurrents, Whitecurrents, Josterberries, Tayberries, Loganberries, Gooseberries & Raspberries)

some trees & bushes can be done bare root in the winter.

 

- Strawberry plants & Rhubarb

- Jerusalem Artichokes, Horseradish & Comfrey for planting.

 

- 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.

 

Nursery opens again in the spring - early March.

We will have a small selection of Organic Potted Bulbs: Tulips, Grape Hyacinths, Narcissus, Daffodils, Snowdrops.

 Local Honey from the hives at Louvain Nurseries.

 

As spring progresses we will have herbs, salads & vegetable plants (beans, tomatoes, brassicas etc.)

 

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