Lip Na Cloiche is a small, densely-planted garden on the Isle of Mull.
Beautifully situated close to the shoreline of the Isle of Mull.
Wide range of plants.
Eclectic and comprehensive collection of small trees.
Level 2: Moderate - some mobility needed
Appropriate warm, waterproof clothing and comfortable walking shoes.
LeaveCraignurefollowingthepicturesquecoastline, passing throughthehistoricvillagesofDervaig, Calgary (home to a richvarietyofbirdlife and thehaunting ruins ofstone forts) an alongidyllic Loch Cuin & Loch Tuathwhereyouarrive at Lip Na Cloiche. The garden at LipnaCloiche Gardens illustratesthewide range ofvarietiesthatcan be successfullygrown in gardens in the mild western climateofthe Isle of Mull. There is an eclectic and comprehensivecollectionofsmall tress, shrubs and herbaceous plants, includingsomeChilean and New Zealand rarities. A picturesqueburn is plantedwith primulas, mecanopsis, gunneras and other damp-loving specialities. This tourincludesentrance to the garden, orientation briefing and refreshmentsof tea and homebakedcakes.
Included: Refreshments: Tea/ Coffee and homebakes.
Remarks/requirements: Appropriate warm, waterproof clothing and comfortable walking shoes.
Walking information: Most walking at guest’s discretion throughout tour. Most flat with some steps.