West Sussex independent plant nursery

Based at the foot of Highdown Hill in Worthing

Seasonal family run business

shop local and support small nurseries Home grown plants raised on site

Tree Ferns back in!!!

April 2023…..more tree ferns here!! Dicksonia antarctica,4fts,5fts & multi stems available….  March opening hrs Tuesday to Sunday 10-4…. please call or email info@lansdowneplants.co.uk to reserve or arrange viewing… thank you

Pot & Basket Plant photos

(Above: Petunia ‘Lightning Sky’, Argyranthemum ‘Pink Halo’  Geranium Black Beauty  ) PHOTOS FROM 2022 SEASON Below: Double Calibrachoa orange  , Petunia Dark Heart  & Petunia Black Velvet ) Above: Petunia ‘Lavender Skies’ , Nemesia ‘Sunshine’  and trio plant ‘Pink petticoat’ . Above Osteospermum ‘Blue eyed beauty’, Serenade and voltage yellow all  each. Above: Verbena Vintage Rose … Continue reading “Pot & Basket Plant photos”

Grasses for shade

While most ornamental grasses do best in an open sunny position some lower growing woodland varieties grow perfectly in a shady border and can really brighten up a dull corner of the garden. Hakonechloa macra Aureola (picture above) (Japanese Forest Grass) Beautiful cascading clump forming grass with striking dark green striping that always looks stunning in … Continue reading “Grasses for shade”

Japanese Acers

Japanese Acers or maples bring a tranquil peacefulness to any outdoor space and have intense autumn colours later in the year. The ornamental shaped foliage comes on trees which are either upright, weeping or dwarf. We currently have plenty in stock. A sheltered spot with good drainage and some dappled light is best for Japanese … Continue reading “Japanese Acers”

Chillies 2023

Chillies 2023 Unfortunately we are not growing chillies this year due to the cost of heating in the early months to get seedlings going. Hopefully we will start again soon. Sorry fo the inconvenience

Ornamental Grasses

Ornamental grasses 2023 . Most ready May/June onwards please call or email for availablity. Arundo Donax (Spanish Giant Reed) (sold out) Arundo Donax variegated Calamagrostis brachytricha (Fox Tail Grass) Calamagrostis x acutiflora ‘Karl Foerster’ Calamagrostis x acutiflora ‘Overdam’ Calamagrostis x acutiflora ‘Avalanche’ NEW!! Calamagrostis varia Carex elata Aurea Carex oshimensis ‘Everillo’ Carex oshimensis ‘Everest’ Carex … Continue reading “Ornamental Grasses”


Cannot recommend Dan and Co highly enough. The best kept secret between Chichester and Worthing. Have been coming here now for three years, for all my planting/basket requirements. Superb value for what are all extremely healthy plants and shrubs. Can't stop coming back for more and need a bigger garden!

Roger Horlock