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QUERCUS  (Oak)
petraea Grown from acorns of oaks that grow along Loch Ness. They are slow; the last time many of them were harvested was by Canadian loggers in the second world war, before that it was Waterloo. They see us come and they see us go... £3.50  
RANUNCULUS
aconitifolius flora plena
(Bachelors Buttons)
Deeply divided dark green leaves and wide branching heads of double white buttercups.  A lovely thing.
Ours came from a gardening friend in Shetland, where they thrive
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£6.50 Rununculus aconitifolius flora plena - Abriachan Nurseries
constantinopolitanus plenus Choice early summer buttercups for a damp spot …double bright yellow on dark leaves. £4.50 Rununculus constantinopolitanus plenus - Abriachan nurseries, the garden on loch ness
RAOULIA
australis Wonderful New Zealand plant; tiny leaves that form a beautiful silver film. Gravelly soil that does not dry out is ideal. £3  
RODGERSIA
pinnata superba
1m
Division of a fine plant we grow. Textured, handsome leaves of beautiful purple/bronze; flowers bright pink £6.50 Rodgersia pinnata superba - Abriachan Nurseries, The Garden On Loch Ness
podophylla
1.5m
Broad, bronze-tinted leaves with the appearance of huge horse chestnut leaves.
Creamy white plumes of flower, and excellent autumn colour. A great focal point, one of those plants that pull a border together
£6.50 Rodgersia Podophylla - Abriachan Nurseries
ROMNEA
coulterii
1m
Californian Tree Poppy. The largest of any poppies and magnificent.
Ragged edged silver gray foliage and dazzling white poppies with prominent yellow boss of stamens.
£8.50  
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SAXIFRAGA
fortunei   (Japanese Saxifrages)
Exquisite foliage plant, finely bronzed, congested purple or pink backed leaves; sprays of flowers in autumn.
fortunei rubrifolia
30cm
Exquisite plants. Fine bronzed leaves, brilliant carmine on the reverse; and attractive white sprays of flower in autumn £4.75 Saxifrage fortunei rubrifolia - Abriachan nursery
f. Mount Nachi Green/purple scalloped leaves; white flowers. £4.75  

ENCRUSTED SAXIFRAGES
The rosettes are evergreen and encrusted with lime and silver. Natures jewels.

canis dalmatica A base of lime encrusted leathery leaves and gloriously red spotted flowers. £3.50  
Francis Cade
10cm
Neat silver rosettes all year round; white flower sprays.
A lovely specimen in a pot.
£3.50  
kolentiana atropurpurea
20cm
Excellent encrusted rosettes and unusual red sprays of flowers £3.50 Saxifraga kolentiana atropurpurea - Abriachan Nurseries, The Garden On Loch Ness
Longifolia Monarch
20cm
Wonderful rosette and very floriferous; airy sprays of white blooms £3.50 Saxifraga longifolia monarch - Abriachan Nurseries, The Garden On Loch Ness
Southside Seedling
25cm
Lovely sprays of red spotted white flowers on silver leaves £3.50 Saxifrage Southside Seedling - Abriachan Nurseries
oppositifolia
Latina splendens
Large flowered variant of the purple mountain saxifrage. A true alpine. £3.50  
umbrosa
(London Pride)
Used to be everywhere, but now out of fashion. 
A shame, as it is a good plant. Revive your love.
Perfect with Geranium Ingerswens variety.
£3.50 Saxifraga umbrosa - Abriachan Nurseries, The Garden On Loch Ness
umbrosa
Letchworth Gem
A more delicate, airy version. £3.50 Saxifraga umbrosa letchworth gem - Abriachan Nurseries, The Garden On Loch Ness
umbrosa
variegata
Gold splashed leaves. £3.50 Saxifraga umbrosa variegata - Abriachan Nurseries, The Garden On Loch Ness
SCABIOSA
Irish Perpetual Flowering   
90cm
An excellent plant and might even be the butterflies first choice. Soft blue pin cushion flowers over many months. Sun loving. £4.50  

SCHIZOSTYLIS (Kaffir Lily)
Elegant late flowering plants, beautiful form and look wonderful in autumn sunlight.

Jennifer
60cm
Sword like leaves and pretty pink flowers. £4.50 Schizostylis Jennifer - Abriachan Nurseries
major 
80cm
This is the striking red flowered variety. A wonderful autumn feature. £4.50  
Sunrise Beautiful satin pink flowers from sept to the frosts. Lovely variety £4.50  
SELLIERA
radicans
5cm
A carpet of fleshy leaves and one-sided white flowers.
A coastal plant from New Zealand; wind and salt proof
£4.50  
SEMPERVIVUM (The Houseleeks)
Admire the architecture of these obliging succulent plants. We grow many of them in terra-cotta pots or troughs and then group them together to make a display. I only grow and propagate exciting varieties; so read on.  
  To get you started 10 sempervivums
our choice £20
£20  
arenarium Bright green red tipped rosettes. £2.50  
atropurpureum Pink/grey rosettes darkening nicely in spring. £2.50  
Black Mini Purple/black tipped leaves £2.50  
Blue Boy Grey/green rosettes, more blue in winter £2.50  
Bronco Beautiful red leaves, colour all year £2.50  
Brunette Neat bright, russet brown rosettes with dark tips £2.50  
Carmen Large yellow/green leaves, heavily tipped dark brown. Good cream flowers £2.50  
Dark Cloud Good grey rosettes with attractive dark pink flushes on the tips £2.50  
Hall’s Hybrid Dark shiny purple/green rosettes £2.50  
hirtum Lime green body with dark tips; Good hen and chickens Semp. £2.50  
Irazu Silver edged violet leaves, changing later to a faded grey/pink £2.50  
Lynn’s Choice Large, unusual brown/green £2.50  
Mercury Nice plum coloured rosettes intensifying in spring. £2.50  

Mrs. Guiseppe

Neat mid-green rosettes with bright red tips. Red flowers £2.50  
Palisander Grey segments flushed pink at their base. £2.50  
Proud Zelda Green rosettes with dark tips in a pink frame £2.50  
Purdy’s 50-6 Green leaves tipped red. £2.50  
Rosie Green and red/pink leaves; tight rosettes £2.50  
Skrocki’s Beauty Grey with pink flushed, very hairy £2.50  
Sunset Nice flat yellow green rosettes tipped red. £2.50  
Van Baelen Pinks shading green; large rosettes £2.50  
Virgil Large rosettes; pink with green tipping. £2.50  
Woolcotts Pink and grey rosettes; respond very well to feeding £2.50  
Whitening Olive green, tipped red and with a cobweb of hairs across the tips. £2.50  
Zenith Small yellow green leaves. Rapid production of a ring of rosettes £2.50  
SILENE
maritima variegata
(Sea Campion) 
10cm
A neat variegated rosette and sprays of pink bladdered flowers in summer. Pretty wee plant, good in small containers or rock planting. £3  
SYMPHYTUM
Bocking 14
(COMFREY)
We are one of the few suppliers now.
Large vigorous comfrey, selected at Bocking by the late Lawrence Hills. Wonderful mulch for potatoes. Great for making your own liquid manure, if you can stand the smell. We send out good big pot of roots for planting.
£5  
SISYRINCHIUM
‘Blue eye grasses' from the Americas, pretty, neat plants, related to Irises
E K Balls
15cm
Perhaps the most attractive of all; vivid purple blue with a yellow eye. Lovely filling the front of a raised border £3.50  
Hemswell Sky
15cm
Lovely sky blue flowers. £3  
nudicaule
montanum
15cm
Buff yellow with red /yellow centre. £3  
SOLDANELLA
villosa
(Alpine Snow Bell)
A small treasure; purple fringed parasols of flower on heart shaped leaves. Treasure it and keep the slugs away. £3.50  
STACHYS
macrantha
robusta
50cm
Large scalloped leaves; bright lilac rather orchid like flowers. £4.50  
T
TELLIMA
grandiflora 
40cm
A splendid workman-like plant, grows where few will in dry shade, under shrubs and trees. Attractive, scalloped edged leaves and stems of buff flowers. £3.50  
THALICTRUM  
aquilegifolium
1m
Tall airy, violet heads of flower in summer £4.50 Thalictrum aquilegifolia - Abriachan Nurseries
delavayi
Hewitt’s Double
1.5m
Beautiful double pink form; lasts for months in flower July onwards £4.50  
sphaerostachyum
1m 
Splendid glaucous blue foliage and yellow rue heads.  Well placed in part shade it is a stunning plant. £4  
TIARELLA
cordifolia
15cm
Marbled leaves that give good steady ground coverage and a lovely foam of white flowers in spring.
Essential for any garden
£3.50 Tiarella Cordifolia - Abriachan Nurseries
TRIFOLIUM
repens purpurescens quadrifolium Four leaved clover; darkly marked purple leaves and clover flowers. £3  

TRILLIUM (Wake-Robin)
Beautiful North American woodland plants. Distinctive 3 petalled flowers and attractive leaves. When established they are plants of great beauty.

chloropetalum
75cm
Handsome purple trillium; responds well to feeding when it can become very big. Extraordinary £8  
grandiflorum
30cm
White wake-robin; lovely three petalled flowers; on mottled foliage. £6.50 Trillium grandiflorum - Abriachan Nurseries
luteum Olive green leaves and yellow flowers. Easy to grow £6.50  
recurvatum
20cm
Variable mottling on the leaves and pink flowers £6.50  
TROPAEOLUM
speciosum
(Flame of Scotland)
Good pots full of growing roots of the wonderful climbing plant that stops most visitors to Scotland in their steps. Wonderful twining through evergreens, such as over a classic Yew hedge. It can be difficult to get going, which is why we lift substantial root pieces and sell them when they start to grow away. £7.50 Tropaeolum speciosum - Abriachan Nurseries
tuberosum
Ken Aslet
A scrambler/climber with neat nasturtium-like leaves and a profusion of striking tubular flower in a warm spot; russet red with yellow mouth to the tube. £7.50  
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UVULARIA
grandiflora
40cm
Unusual twisted leaves and stems and arching stems of dangling yellow bells. £4.50  
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VERBASCUM
Christos
Yellow Lightening
1m
Large grey flannel like leaves and huge branching heads covered in yellow flowers for several months. Most effective and perennial £4.75  
VERONICA
spicata alba
70cm
Tall, early white veronica £4  
VINCA (Periwinkles)
Perfect plants for woodland floors amongst shrubs or over walls.
Wherever you need an attractive, hardy evergreen carpeter.
minor Lovely early periwinkle blue flowers £4  
minor alba
(Miss Jekyll's White)
White flowers, glossy foliage £4  
minor
atropurpurea
Unusual dusky purple flowers on the same neat trails of leaves £4  
minor
argentovariegata
Silver edge on neat pale leaves; blue flowers £4  
minor
Double Blue
A lovely double flowered variety; attractive blue rosettes £4  
minor
Illuminations
Large leaved, striped and edged with gold; always attractive; large blue flowers £4   
VIOLA
Aspasia
10cm
Scented, hardy Viola; cream and yellow. £3.75  
cornuta alba Excellent hardy variety, with good white flowers. £3.75  
cornuta
Glenholm
Exceptional vigorous yellow with an orange eye £3.75  
cornuta
Juno
Slim rich purple Violets on vigorous carpets. Excellent as cover under roses £3.75  
cornuta
Julian
Mid blue, on a compact plant…extraordinarily floriferous £3.75  
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WATSONIA
merianea bulbilifera
60cm
Sword shaped leaves and soft apricot flowers. Loves a sunny spot. £4.50  
ZANTHDESCHIA    (Arum Lilies)
aethiopica
Glencoe
90cm
A neat, tough version of the beautiful white arum lilies £5  
ZIGADENUS
elegans
25cm
A midsummer bulb; elegant pale green flowers, on slender wiry stems. £3.50  
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