Welcome

Our small specialist nursery is situated on the Northern rim of The Strathmore Valley  250 meters above seal level nearest post is Arbroath on the East coast of Scotland.  
 55 miles Noth of Aberdeen 90 miles from Edinburgh 14 miles from Dundee, plenty free fresh air and rainfall winters can be harsh which suits our range oif plants.
We grow a wide range of Woodlnd plants,  Trilliums Meconopsis, Liliums, Nomocharis, Snowdrops, Anemones, Erythroniums for others please contact us.
We also grow specialist plants, Daphnes, Cypripediums, Hepaticas, Snowdrops, Anemone trullifolia and obtusiloba, Anemone nemorosa, Primulas.
This Web site is for interest only at the moment I will add plant and bulb sales lists when ready as we have something to sell. Please contact me if you see something that you like or a Plant/Bulb on your wish list, I will reply to let you know if it is possible to supply.
                    sales@christiealpines.com
                    ianchristie@btconnect.com             
All Pictures on this web site are taken in our garden these are Copywrite of Ian Christie.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 Contact us should you wish to use a picture.
       sales@christiealpines.com
This Web site is for interest only at the moment I will add plant and bulb sales lists when ready as we have something to sell. Please contact me if you see something that you like or a Plant/Bulb on your wish list, I will reply to let you know if it is possible to supply.
                    sales@christiealpines.com
                    ianchristie@btconnect.com             
All Pictures on this web site are taken in our garden these are Copywrite of Ian Christie.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 Contact us should you wish to use a picture.
       sales@christiealpines.com
 
 
 
 
 
 
We offer a mail order service from  Sept. to end of March depends on weather special plants may be sent at different times , all  sent at Clients risk. U.K . First Class post at costs around £10 for 6 plants, larger plants will have some compost removed to reduce postage, bulbs  including Snowdrops, Trilliums, Liliums, Erythroniums, others will be sent packed in moss , we will pack orders get postage costs then let you know then send orders.  We care very much for all our plants and wish for orders to arrive in the best possible condition as we now lift many plants, bulbs from open ground we appreciate early enquiries for all plants many of which are in small numbers only. orders will be dealt with as they arrive plants set aside under cover will be packed and sent Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday depending on location. Overseas orders  to EEC countries are accepted postage at cost.   NO mail order to USA, Canada, New Zealand, Australia.
Should you be interested in any of the plants pictured on our Gallery please contact us for possible supply. I will change some of the Gallery pictures to show what is flowering and for sale starting in Spring with Galanthus, Eranthus and Erythroniums. Watch this space.
 
Plant lists will be sent by E.Mail where possible we would appreciate 2x first class stamps for paper copy.
For all enquiries please Contact Us.  sales@christiealpines.com
                                                                              ianchristie@btconnect.com
All visitors Must contact us in advance we are Not open daily, garden visits can be arranged during the growing season  to avoid dissapointment Contact as above or Telephone 01575572977
Ian Christie
Email sales@christiealpines.com or ianchristie@btconnect.com
Please contact us Before you intend to visit.
Mail order and visits
01575572977Phone

Our Garden

Specialist Plants

Woodland

Our garden is open during the growing season by Appointment only.   we have several shrub beds planted troughs and sinks with specialist Rock Garden Crevice beds and one recent Peat Block Crevice, please contact us before visiting

Our range of plants are ideally suited to sinks and Troughs, Raised beds Alpine gardens and special crevice gardens , for advice on planting contact us sales@christiealpines.com

Meconopsis, Nomocharis, Paris, Liliums Trilliums, with many other rare plants

The other special plants we grow are Oxalis laciniata forms Oxalis enneaphylla, Moraea, Romulea, Corydalis, Alliums, Anemone trullifolia, Anemone obtusiloba, Anemone nemorosa, Galanthus, Erythroniums, Primulas,Celmisias. 
Please contact us with your wish list we can then advise if and when we might supple a plant or bulb.
Our collection of Hepaticas .
We have several Hepatica nobilis growing in the garden most are semi shaded flowers start March/April, a large cold Glasshouse is where most are situated these flower February, March with in this Glasshouse are several Doubles maxima x nobilis hybrids  and Hepatica Japonica which do not survive well in our harsh winters these can be very expensive.
Our garden construction contains several different areas, the large island beds shown above with three Crevice gardens and one special peat bed crevice garden, plants suitable for these are for sale Mail order  from end of September to end of April depending on the weather.  contact sales@christiealpines.com
                                       ianchristie@btconnect.com

Galanthus 2016

Our NEW Galanthus list for flowering size bulbs.This list  will be edited as we sell out of any form listed, some RARE varieties are in VERY small numbers, it is advisable when considering an order to add sustitutes if so desired, all orders will be dealt with in strict rotation as they arrive bulbs will be set aside for each order.
  1. Mail Order
    We offer a mail order service from September to end of March depending on the weather, many plants offered are in small numbers please contact us with your wish list. sales@christiealpines.com or ianchristie@btconnect.com 01575572977
  2. Garden visits
    We welcome groups and individuals by Appointment only, contact us before you intend to visit . We have many interesting raised beds, Troughs and sinks three Crevice gardens with Rare and unusual plants
  3. Daphnes
    We have a collection of Rare Daphne forms D. petraea, D. hendersonii with recent hybrids , D arbuscula clones , only a few are offered each year. contact us before you intend to visit or are interested in any plants. sales@christiealpines.com 01575572977 or ianchristie@btconnect.com
  4. Meconopsis,Woodland plants
    Our collection of Meconopsis from history has plants that we sell there are by division only in early spring or Autumn many are in small numbers. Lilium mackliniea from, Trilliums, Nomocharis others, please contact us for details