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iris sibirica Butter and Sugar - Abriachan Nurseries
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jasione laevis - abriachan nurseries
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Lychnis coronaria - Abriachan Nurseries
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morina longifolia - abriachan nurseries
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Nerine bowdenii - Abriachan nurseries The garden on Loch Ness
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Omphalodes verna alba - 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.

Hercule
80cm
One of the most lovely Japanese Irises. A strong elegant flutter of purple with golden throat £6   SOLD OUT
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 SOLD OUT
sibirica
Baby Sister 30cm
Dwarf neat foliage with a seasonal carpet of blue iris flowers with prominate blue veining. £4.50   SOLD OUT
sibirica Blue
1.5m
Good sized divisions off the strong clumps of blue siberica Irises that have been in our garden since we began here. £4.50  
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JASIONE
laevis Excellent grey green leaves for a close carpet with blue/purple balls of flower through summer. Just the job for a steep dry sloping bed. £3.50 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.
£7.50 Kerria japonica flora plena - Abriachan Nurseries, The Garden On Loch Ness SOLD OUT
KNIPHOFIA The Red Hot pokers
Excellent planted with grasses and late summer flowers such as Rudbeckia.
Good accent and colour for a border.
Bee’s Lemon
1.5m
Late summer pokers with a great show of yellow emerging from lime green buds. They loved the sun and heat last summer. £7 Knipophia Bees Lemon - Abriachan Nurseries
hirsuta
Fire Dance
40cm
A shorter variety; coral red and yellow spikes of flower, long summer display £6   SOLD OUT
Moonstone
1m
Apricot orange pokers on sturdy stems. Fade to yellow. £7  
Northiae
2m
Strong sword-like basal leaves. Spikes of orange and yellow pokers. A real statement plant. £7.50   SOLD OUT
uvaria nobilis
(Torch Lily)
1.5m
Strong tall torches of bright orange, that age to orange with a yellow base. They last many weeks in bloom. Just love the sun,where they clump up very well. £7.50   SOLD OUT
Wol’s Red Seedling 60cm Very nice narrow red spikes £7.50   SOLD OUT
Wrexham Buttercup
1.5m
Late summer pokers with a great summer show of yellow emerging from lime green buds. They loved the sun and heat last summer. £7   SOLD OUT
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LAMIUM
Spreading deadnettles. Very useful ground cover , managing in dry and shade when little will. Different marked leaves and vigour.

maculatum
Chequers 20cm
An attractive form of deadnettle , and whilst it does spread the maculatum types are not at all a problem …most useful on dry or semi shaded places when little else will thrive. Foliage stays a good green all year and summer gives a cover of good purple blooms. £4  
LATHYRUS (Perennial Sweet Pea )
vernus A spring flowering perennial; attractive bi-coloured purple and pink flowers. £4  
LEPTOSPERMUM (New Zealand Tea Tree)
Tea Trees or Manuka Tea Trees are doing well in sunny parts our garden so we are trying new ones each year. They are small foliaged shrub with a mass of the prettiest flowers in late spring.
Scoparium
1-3m
New Zealand Tea Tree.Manuka. Attractive shrubs, smothered in white flowers in spring. Makes the New Zealand bush look snow covered
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£8.50  
LEUCANTHEMUM
(Shasta Daisies)
Essential border ingredients. Blocks of white holding up if all else fades or wilts.
Superbum The old variety you saw in your granny's garden. £4.50 Leucanthemum superbum - Abriachan Nurseries
LEVISTICUM
officinalis
(Lovage) 2m
Move over and let it in. Tall ragged-leaves plant and green flowers. Grow for its excellent celery flavoured leaves. Discover many uses for it.
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£3.50  
LIBERTIA ( New Zealand Iris )
chilense Strong upright grass foliage. Dancing stems of pretty 3 petalled white flowers. Great in the gravel garden, in a sunny spot.
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£4.50   SOLD OUT
LILIUM (Turk's Cap Lily )
martagon Choice variety with majestic stems of glossy purple flowers with recurved petals, thrives with us in woodland plantings. £4.50   SOLD OUT
martagon album Choice white flowered variety £6 SOLD OUT
LINARIA
purpurea
Canon Went
Perpetually busy with butterflies & bees, this is a nectar Mecca all summer. Spires of pale pink for months. £4  
LONICERA (Honeysuckle)
nitida
Baggeson's Gold 2-3m
A small golden leaved shrub. A brilliant hedge or garden shape maker. £5  
Periclymenum
Belgica
Early dutch Honeysuckle. Yellow flowers streaked with dark red. Heavily scented. Always welcome. Perfect for a boundary wall or fence. £7.50   SOLD OUT
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.
£4.50 Lunaria redivivia - Abriachan Nurseries, The Garden On Loch Ness
LUPINS (Russell hybrids)
Great garden favourites. Fast growing and if deadheaded will flower twice a season. Never underestimate how nice they look planted in bold groups
Chandelier Cheerful yellow spires £3.50   SOLD OUT
Noble Maiden
90cm
A strong, tall Russell hybrid; Ivory white spires. £3.50  
My Castle Brick red shades £3.50  
The Chatelaine A showy pink and white bi-colour £3.50  
The Governor
90cm
Bright blue and white bi-colour. £3.50   SOLD OUT
LYCHNIS
flos cuculli
(Ragged robin)
Our wonderful native plant. fluttering narrow dark pink petals in wild damp meadows. £3   SOLD OUT
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
LYTHRUM
Salicaria 90cm
Loosestrife
The plant prefers a damp place but is pretty tough and grows in most places. Strong spikes of purple flowers through summer. £4  
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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  
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.
sheldonii 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 SOLD OUT
  Five Meconopsis Lingholm for £20 £20 Meconopsis Lingholm Offer - Abriachan Nurseries, The Garden On Loch Ness SOLD OUT

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.

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.
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£3
MERTENSIA
Virginiata
30cm
A spring woodlander. Fleshy dainty grey leaves and pretty blue flowers. Mix with smaller bulbs. £4.50  
MILLIUM
effusum aureum
(Bowles Golden Grass)
40cm
Broad soft straps of golden leaves opening into golden oat like flowers. All parts are golden. Early in growth and so amazing with Meconopsis.
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£4.50 Millium effusum aureum - Abriachan Nurseries, The Garden On Loch Ness SOLD OUT
MONARDA (Bergamot/Bee Balm)
Mahogany
50cm
Fragrant olive green leaves and terrific whorls red, mahogany flowers.
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£4.50   SOLD OUT
MORAEA
alticola
50cm
(South African Iris)
A South African beauty. Grassy leaves and beautiful white Iris-like blooms with lovely yellow markings £4.50  
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. A wonderful source of nectar for many pollinators, loved by butterflies and bees.
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£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 SOLD OUT
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.
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£6
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OENOTHERA
biennis
Evening Primrose
80cm
Wonderful easy to grow, in poor sandy soil. Fragrant yellow flowers, really do open in the evening. £3   SOLD OUT
OLEARIA
A selection of New Zealand Daisy bushes. All tough...they laugh at sea winds. They are floriferous and attractive garden shrubs.
avicenniaefolia
3m
Endemic to New Zealand. Attractive papery bark and white backed leaves. Mounds of sweet scented white flowerheads £8.50  
nummulariifolia
4m
Bushy dense evergreen coastal daisy bush. Small leaves; white daisies. £8.50  
phlogopappa
1-3m
Lovely extraordinarily floriferous bush; white daisies in loose erect clusters. £8.50  
OLYSIUM
striatum
30cm
Upright green leaves and masses of spikes of creamy yellow purple veined flowers £4.50  
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 SOLD OUT
verna Small pointed grey/green leaves and very fine clear blue flowers; neat running habit. £4 Omphalodes verna - abriachan nurseries SOLD OUT
verna alba Beautiful chalk white flowers. £4 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 £4 onopordum acanthium - abriachan nurseries
OPHIOPOGON
planiscapus nigrescens 25cm
(Black Grass)
Neat mounds of black strap leaves that last well all year. Tiny purple flower in summer and black pearly seeds. Fascinating and I have seen it used to great effect in landscape plantings.
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£4.50
ORIGANUM
vulgare An excellent Oregano; wonderful aromatic leaves and purple flower heads. £3   SOLD OUT
vulgare
Aureum
Golden oregano. Useful and decorative. £3.50   SOLD OUT
vulgare
Aureum Crispum
Crisp, wavy golden leaves

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£3.50   SOLD OUT
OSMUNDA
regalis 1.5m
(Royal Fern)
A magnificent fern for waterside and damp conditions. Croziers emerge bronze and strong and the autumn colours of strong tans and straw colours are splendid.
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£6
OSTEOSPERMUM
Cannington Roy Spendid hardy Osteospermum, flowers for months. Compact spreading plant, Pink flowers fading to white. Terrific. £4.50   SOLD OUT
jucundum
- spreading
15cm
Spreading plants covered in summer daisies, that open in sun light. Pale lavender with darker back to the petals This is a hardy variety £4.50
Langtrees A beautiful hardy Osteospermum, flowers for months and months. White flowers..fantastic £4.50   SOLD OUT

OURISIA
Plants from New Zealand that revel in a cool root run with dappled shade on their head.
Lovely mixed with Ferns and Hostas.
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caespitosa
(New Zealand Creeping Mountain Foxglove)  20cm
Prostrate stems with glossy leaves and rooting at nodes. White open faced flowers. £4   SOLD OUT
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.
£3.50  
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