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Lychnis coronaria - Abriachan Nurseries
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IRIS
Iris are among the most well known and loved of all flowers. There are various forms but all have the same handsome flower structure.

chrysographes
Black Form
60cm
Elegant foliage and wonderful satin midnight black irises with gold marked throats. Truly wonderful. £4.50  
foetidissima
(Gladwin)
Strong evergreen straps of leaf; yellow veined flowers and seed pods that burst to show red berries. British Native. £4.50  
forrestii  
50cm
Neat, well formed primrose yellow iris. £4  
Katherine Hodgkins
15cm
My desert Island bulb. She flowers early, lifting the spirits in February and March, and boasts the loveliest of flowers; a washed egg shell blue with shades of grey and spotting of navy. Ravishing £3.50 Iris Katherine Hodgkins - Abriachan Nurseries
sibirica  
1.5m
Divisions of the strong, upright, lovely blue iris in our car park. £4.50  
s. Chatreuse Bounty 1m Pale yellow standards and green veined cream falls.  £4.50  
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JASSIONE
laevis Excellent grey green carpet with blue/purple balls through summer.
Just the job for a steep dry sloping bed
£3 jasione laevis - abriachan nurseries
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KERRIA
japonica flore plena
3-4m AGM
(Double Kerria, or Japanese Rose)
Another old cottage garden staple that you just don't see on sale often. Double, bright yellow pom pom flowers, arranged along 3m stems. It suckers, but not so that you can't control and it is well worth the effort.
Lovely cheerful spring shrub.
£6.50 Kerria japonica flora plena - Abriachan Nurseries, The Garden On Loch Ness
KIRENGESHOMA
palmata
50cm AGM
A lovely autumn perennial. Large leaves resembling plane tree leaves and good stems of yellow waxy bells in September onwards. Wonderful in a woodland setting. £4.50 Kirengeshoma palmata - Abriachan Nurseries
palmata koreana
1m
Very similar to palmata, but with a more upright habit. £4.50  
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LATHYRUS

latifolia
Red Pearl

A scrambling pea, with bright magenta flowers. Very good when winding through shrubs and trees and as it is dies down in winter it is not damaging. £4  
latifolia
White Pearl
Beautiful white pea flowers on this scrambling pea vine. Long season £4  
rotundifolia A perennial climbing pea; lovely dark purple flowers. £4  
vernus A spring flowering perennial; attractive bi-coloured purple and pink flowers. £4  
LAVENDULA
Hidcote
25cm
Neat dark flowered lavender; excellent for hedging £3.50  
  £30 for 10
LEPTINELLA
Platt's Black Tiny carpeter; fern like leaves, flushed bronze and black; little brass yellow buttons of flower.
A New Zealand alpine.
£3 Leptinella Platt's Black - Abriachan Nurseries, The Garden On Loch Ness
LEUCOJUM
aestivum
(Summer Snowflake)
20cm
Arriving just after the snowdrops. Open bells with green tips to the petals. £3.50  
LIBERTIA
grandiflora 40cm (New Zealand Iris) Clump forming. Strong grass-like plant with many 3 petalled flowers in spring. Good for dry and windy places. £4  
LIGULARIA
Strong moisture loving perennials, when well grown make tall, arresting features
Othello  
1.5m 
Large dark green leaves, purple flushed on reverse and flamboyant heads of bright orange/yellow daisies. £4.50  
wilsoniana   
1.5m
Shallow toothed leaves and narrow spikes of yellow daisies; impressive. £4.50  
Zepter  
2m
Similar to the Rocket, but less tattered leaves; huge fans of yellow daisies. £4.50  
LUNARIA
redivivia
50cm
The perennial honesty; pretty, scented, pale lilac flowers on toothed leaves.; sickle shaped seed head for many months.
A good tough plant that starts early and lasts well.
£3.50 Lunaria redivivia - Abriachan Nurseries, The Garden On Loch Ness
LUPINS
Great garden favourites. Fast growing and if deadheaded will flower twice a season. Never underestimate how nice they look planted in bold groups

Chandelier
90cm

Lovely mix of soft yellow shades. £3  
My Castle Brick red shades £3  
Noble Maiden
90cm
A strong, tall Russell hybrid; Ivory white spires. £3  
The Governor
90cm
Russell Hybrid; a bright blue and white bi-colour. £3  
  £10 for any four Lupins  
Name the Lupins you would like
LYSIMACHIA
nummularia aurea
(Creeping Jenny)
The yellow form of creeping jenny; excellent plant, creeping over ground in shade and sun, used in hanging baskets; indispensible. £3 Lysimachia nummularia aurea - Abriachan Nurseries
punctata 
90cm
Vigorous perennial; spikes of open yellow stars of flower over summer months. Beloved by butterflies. £3.50  
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MACLEAYA
microcarpa
Kelway's Coral Plume 2m
A bold plant; glaucous leaves along the tall length of stem and attractive plumes of many small florets.
Splendid planted with tall grasses and late kniphofia.
£6.50  
MAIANTHEMUM
canadense
15cm
Heart shaped shiny leaves, good covering habit and white fragrant summer flowers £4  
MECONOPSIS
The Himalayan Poppies. We find the best recipe for success with Meconopsis is planting in a rich border away from the brightest sun and feed, feed, feed. If you can bear it, take off any flower buds in the first year.
cambrica
Frances Perry
Red form of the Welsh poppy. Dainty & attractive.  It will seed gently for you  staying red unless a yellow normal poppy is close by £3  
Lingholm
90cm
Tall, strong perennial blue poppies. The best variety we have grown and very beautiful clear sky blue poppies. £5 Meconopsis Lingholm - Abriachan Nurseries, The Garden On Loch Ness
  Five Meconopsis Lingholm for £20 £20 Meconopsis Lingholm Offer - Abriachan Nurseries, The Garden On Loch Ness
nepaulensis
2m
These form beautiful soft, hairy rosettes, lasting sometimes 2 years before they go up to wonderful spires of soft rose red poppies, clothing 6 ft stems £4.50  
MELIANTHUS
major
(up to 80cm)
Bold silver leaves, toothed and broad, that looks great in summer plantings, giving interest and focus. 
Ours has overwintered well in large tubs.
£4 Melianthus major - abriachan Nurseries, The Garden On Loch Ness

MENTHA
A selection of these lovely mints. I grow them in large pots, you know where they are then!
Attractive and lovely to run your hands through.

Apple Variegated Lovely soft leaves; green variegated cream.
Good culinary herb, less vigorous than most and ok in the herb bed
£3  
Lemon Lemon scented mint; sounds contradictory. £3  
Morroccan Excellent culinary mint and the very best for mint tea. Mid green £3  
requienii
Corsican mint
Quite different; prostrate small leaves with purple flowers; intense mint scent. £3  
Silver Soft hairy silver leaves and lovely purple flowers over summer £3  
Spearmint Soft green leaves; the flavour just as you remember!  £3  
MIMULUS
luteus
30cm
This plant borders our small stream; Monkey faced yellow flowers and fresh green rosette like foliage. £3.50   SORRY
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MORAEA
huttonii Beautiful yellow iris-like flowers on upright fans of foliage. Handsome South African sun lovers. £4.50  
MORINA
longifolia
90cm
A splendid plant for an open sunny situation. Prickly leaves and whorls of pink and green flowers up a strong stem, followed by very good seed heads. £4.50 morina longifolia - abriachan nurseries
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NEPETA (CATMINT)
Six Hills Giant Sprays of misty blue all summer.
Lovely with roses or edging a herb bed.
Indispensable
£3.50 Nepeta Six Hills Giant - Abriachan Nurseries Highland garden
NERINE
We love our Nerines. They are ribbons of wonderful colour and add real richness to autumn plantings.
bowdenii
90cm
These Nerines are from local stock in Strathglass and have proved exceptional over the years. Floriferous and hardy and a great show through September to November. £4.50 Nerine bowdenii - Abriachan nurseries The garden on Loch Ness
NOTHOFAGUS
obliqua
(Southern Beech)
One of the first trees we planted in the garden, when we had arrived from the southern hemisphere.
Deciduous, lovely small leaves fresh and bright in spring, yellow in autumn.
£4  
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OENOTHERA
biennis 80cm
(Evening Primrose)
This plant seeds gently through 2 of our borders and produces a great late summer show. As the day fades these saucers of bright yellow open and glow beautifully. Biennial £3 oenothera biennis - abriachan nurseries
OMPHALODES
cappadocia
Cherry Ingram
The loveliest of these spring flowering plants; elegantly presented leaves with beautiful sprays of blue flowers. £4 Omphalodes cappadocia - Abriachan Nurseries, The Garden On Loch Ness
verna Small pointed grey/green leaves and very fine clear blue flowers; neat running habit. £3 Omphalodes verna - abriachan nurseries
verna alba Beautiful chalk white flowers. £3 Omphalodes verna alba - abriachan nurseries
ONOPORDUM
acanthium
(The Scots Thistle)
2m
A magnificent thistle and a wonderful feature. The first year it makes a fine silver rosette; the 2nd summer the thistle emerges, a splendid silver-white erection topped by purple thistle-heads. If you have the space it will be the talk of the neighbourhood £3.50 onopordum acanthium - abriachan nurseries

OURISIA
Plants from New Zealand that revel in a cool root run with dappled shade on their head.
Lovely mixed with Ferns and Hostas.

caespitosa
(New Zealand Creeping Mountain Foxglove)  20cm
Prostrate stems with glossy leaves and rooting at nodes. White open faced flowers. £4.50  
Snowflake
15cm
Leathery dark green leaves that set off the clean white flowers perfectly £4  
OXALIS
magellanica Tiny trifoliate leaves and little white flowers.
A sweety.
£2.50  
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