New succulents, Cactus and Sansevierias that will be available this Spring at Peacock Horticultural Nursery.

New succulents, Cactus and Sansevierias that will be available this Spring at Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  • Aloe ferox (one gallon pots) – Cape Aloe – A single stemmed Aloe to 6 – 9′ tall and 3 – 5′ wide.  Orange flower spikes occur in late winter.  Plant in full sun and needs little water once established.  Hardy to about 20 F, although flowers may be damaged at about 24 F.
  • Aloe Goliath (one gallon pots) – A large Aloe to 8 – 12′ tall and 4 – 5′ wide.  Thought to be a cross of Aloe barberae and A. vaombe.  Salmon to orange flowers in winter.  Hardy to about 25 F.
  • Aloe Walmsley’s Bronze Variegated (4″ pots) – a clumping, small succulent forming rosettes to about 6″ tall and wide with dark green leaves with streaks of white and light green. Leaves will turn bronze in more light.  Hardy to about 25 F.
  • Aloe wickensii (4″ pots) A succulent that forms a solitary rosette to about 2 – 3′ tall and wide. Bi-colored flower of red and yellow in winter.  Plant in full sun to part sun in well draining soil.  Hardy to about 20 F.
  • Astrophytum capricorne (4″pots) Goat’s Horns Cactus – Solitary round cactus with eight ribs when young but then becomes more columnar with age up to 4′ tall.  Fragrant yellow flowers with a red centera in summer.  Plant in a well draining cactus mix and water regularly during the growing season (summer).  Keep dry in winter.  Hardy to about 20 – 25 F if dry.
  • Bromelia pinguin (4″ pots) – Bromeliad – A terrestrial bromeliad with rosettes of silver green leaves that are extremely prickly to 3 – 4′.  Flower stalk is reddish with white flowers. Edible fruit tastes like pineapple. Grow in part shade in well draining soil.  Hardy to about 25 F.
  • Cereus Blue Taffy – (6″ pots) – A crested cultivar that looks much like the crested form of Cereus forbesii. Grows to 12″ by 6″ in well draining soil.  Probably no frost.
  • Cereus peruvianus monstrosus – These are seedling from a monstrose version of this plant.  I will hold onto these see if they are interesting.
  • Diocorea elephantipes (4″ pots) Elephants Foot – A perennial deciduous caudiciform vine. The caudex (water storing organ) can reach 2 – 3′ and more with vining foliage in winter/spring. Withhold water when green growth dies back. Hardy to about 25 F.
  • Echinopsis huasha (4″ pots) Red Torch Cactus – A columnar cactus to 2.5 – 5′ tall with red flowers that bloom at night.  Plant in full sun in well draining soil and hardy to about 20 F.
  • Echinopsis macrogona (4″ pots) (aka Trichocereus macrogonus)  This genus is a mess.  These are reported to be much the same as Echinopsis peruviana with the spines being brown or red on E. macrogona. A columnar cactus to 13′ tall and 7.5″ in diameter.  Plant in full sun to bright light. Large night blooming white flowers. Reported to be hardy to as low as -9 C = 15.8 F for short periods.
  • Echinopsis pachanoi (2 gallon pots) San Pedro Cactus – A large, multi-stemmed columnar cactus to 10 to 20′ tall and 6′ wide. Large white, night blooming flowers in summer. These cactus prefer regular water during the growing season and best dry in the winter. Plant in full sun (morning sun), although they may burn if hot sun. Hardy to about 10 – 15 F.
  • Echinopsis strigosa (4″ pots) A columnar cactus to about 2′ tall and 2.5″ in diameter forming clumps up to 3′.  May have a creeping habit. White flowers in summer.  Plant in full sun to bright light.  Reported to be hardy to about 20 F.
  • Echinopsis tercheckii – Argentine Saguaro (one gallon pots) – A large columnar cactus producing arms with age. Grows to 30 to 40′ tall. Very large white flowers that bloom at night and only last until the following afternoon. Plant in full sun to bright light and hardy to about 15 F.
  • Edithcolea grandis Lake Boringa, Kenya (4″ pots) Persian Carpet Flower – A succulent in the stapelioid  group with amazing flowers.  Branched stems grow to about 12″.  Plants should be kept warm (> 60 F) and dry in winter.  Water regularly during the summer growing season when soil is dry.  Grow in bright light.
  • Euphorbia caput-medusae (one and two gallon pots) A medusoid Euphorbia with many branches (up to 2 – 3′ long) produced from a caudex up to 8″ wide. Plant in full sun at the coast to light shade inland. Hardy to about 23 F, and drought tolerant. Warning: this plant contains white sap that may be irritating to skin and eyes. Do not ingest.
  • Euphorbia polygona Bethelsdorp – From seed collected near Bethelsdorp, South Africa.  A columnar cactus to 1 to 5′ tall and 3 to 4″ in diameter.  Small purple flowers. Can form clumps up to 3’+ wide with columns of various heights.  Grow in light shade to full sun.  The general rule being that the smaller and rounder the variety, the less sun that it can tolerate. Reported hardy to 25 F, and even 15 F if soil is dry.  Warning: this plant contains white sap that may be irritating to skin and eyes.  Do not ingest.
  • Euphorbia gorgonis (4″ pots)  Medusoid Euphorbia Forming a central 5″ caudex with green stems radiating out. Whole plant is about 12″ wide. Needs a deep pot with a gritty mix. Supposedly hardy to 25 F, but probably if kept dry. Warning: this plant contains white sap that may be irritating to skin and eyes. Do not ingest.
  • Euphorbia horrida var. nova (4″ pots) African Milk Barrrel – A clumping, twisting succulent to about 8″ tall forming colonies over time.  Plant in part sun/bright light. Warning: this plant contains white sap that may be irritating to skin and eyes. Do not ingest.
  • Euphorbia horrida var striata (6″ pots) A succulent with columnar stems that are grayish-white to about 30″. The ribs have undulations, and the stem is banded with grey-green stripes.  Plant in part sun to bright light.  Hardy to about 25 F, and 15 F if soil is dry. Warning: this plant contains white sap that may be irritating to skin and eyes. Do not ingest.
  • Euphorbia inermis var inermis (6″ pots)  A medusoid Euphorbia up 20″ wide with fingerlike stems. Has white, fragrant flowers. Like a sunny well drained spot. Hardy to low 20’s, but does not like winter wet. Lobes are hairy between the glands. Warning: this plant contains white sap that may be irritating to skin and eyes. Do not ingest.
  • Euphorbia makallensis (one gallon pots) – Sausage plant – Clumping succulent Euphorbia with four-sided stems to 12 – 18″, short paired spines, and small yellow cyathia (flowers). Very similar to and easily confused with Euphorbia resinifera. Sun loving and drought tolerant. Do not overwater.  Hardy to 25 F, but perhaps best dry in winter? Warning: this plant contains white sap that may be irritating to skin and eyes. Do not ingest.
  • Euphorbia pseudoburuana (8″ pots) A succulent forming a woody caudex to about 3″ in diameter and up to 5″ high.  Succulent branches come from the top of the caudex and up to 19.5″ long.  Plant in well draining soil in bright light.  Hardy to about 25 F if dry. Warning: this plant contains white sap that may be irritating to skin and eyes. Do not ingest.
  • Euphorbia pulvinata VDV 366 (6″ pots)  A succulent propagated from material originally from the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa east of Queenstown.  A clumping columnar succulents to about 5″ with many branched from the base. Grow in well draining soil (great in pots!) in part sun or bright light.  Water when growing.  No water during the winter.  Hardy to 16 F if dry.
  • Gymnocalicium tucavocense (4″ pots) now G. anisitsii. Succulent to 4″ tall , 3 – 6″ in diameter and are colorful and highly decorative, with characteristic horizontal clear and dark strips. The clear areas (above the areoles) are pastel-grey-pink while the dark zone (below the areoles) are Deep olive-green to brown-purple. Areoles are small bumps on cacti out of which grow cluster of spines. Pink Flowers.  Water when growing in summer when dry and very little to no water in winter.  Hardy to about 25 F, if roots dry.
  • Haworthia Chocolate (4″ pots) – Clustering succulent with retusa-shapes with flattened leaf end to about 4 – 6″.  Leaves are a chocolate-brown color. Protect from winter frost and wet.
  • Hawothia cymbiformis variegated (4″ pots) .  Succulent forming clustering rosettes to 3″ tall and 4″ wide with dark green leaves with streaks of white and light green.  Plant in well draining soil and water only when dry.  Bright light.  Hardy to 25 or 30 F.
  • Mammillaria sempervivi (4″ pots) A succulent forming solitary or clustering round balls to about 3″ wide with white wool between the areoles.  White flowers with a pink strip.  Plant in well draining soil and water only when dry.  Hardy to 25 F, if roots dry.  No water in winter.
  • Melocactus matanzanus (4″ pots) Turk’s Cap Cactus – A rounded cactus to 3 – 4″ forming a white cephalium (the structure, where the flower buds will form) and they flower when quite young with hot pink flowers Plants rest between October and April and prefer to be kept warm during this rest period above 50 F.  Also care must be taken not to overwater these plants. They do not want to be completely dry.
  • Rebutia steinbachii ssp tiraquesis (4″ pots) – Clumping rounded cactus to 1.5″ tall and 2″ wide with bright red flowers.  Plant in well draining soil in bright light. Keep dry in winter.
  • Sansevieria francisii FKH 432 (6″ pots) Snake Plant – A herbaceous perennial succulent with green leaves up to 6″ in length and as sharply pointed. The distinctiveness of this plant lies in its growth form: the leaves stack in compact rows of five and it keeps adding more rows until they either flop over or send out stolons, or both. In this manner it can grow to a lenght of 60 cm or more. Best grown indoors in bright light (will tolerate low light) and water about once a week in summer and once a month in winter (even less if very cold).
  • Sansevieria grandis (2 gallon pots) Creeping rhizomes send out two to five wide leathery leaves with patterned emerald colors. Mature heads can produce spikes of white tubular flowers. Smaller than S. Masoniana, does best in very constantly warm conditions, tolerating some low-light conditions–never reaches the massive size of masoniana.
  • Sansevieria sp. aff rorida LAV 23154 (8″ pots) This likely is an undescribed species that falls in the range between Sansevieria rorida and S. pinguicula. Collected by Lavranos (Lav 23154) north of Mogadishu, Somalia, these slow-growing plants tend to have a distichous form with stout light-green unspotted leaves. Houseplant. No frost.
  • Sansevieria t. var hahnii Gold Star (6″ pots) S. trifasciata var. hahnii has the shortest leaves in the S. trifasciata complex. This cultivar has nearly yellow leaves with subtle green banding. This form also is more prostrate than the typical var. hahnii. Houseplant. No frost.
  • Stapelia gigantea (4″ and one gallon pots) Starfish Flower – A spineless succulent to about 8″ tall and may sprawl up to 2′.  14″ flowers are yellow with maroon lines and fringed with hairs.  Pretty amazing!  Keep warm (above 50 F) and dry in winter.
  • Trichocereus hybrid White (4″ pots) This hybrid Trichocereus, came from material originally from northern Argentina. An offsetting shrubby plant, this hybrid has relatively large white flowers.

New plants available at Peacock Horticultural Nursery this week.

New plants available by Thursday at Peacock Horticultural Nursery this week.

  • Aloe ferox White Flower Form (15 gallon pots) – White Cape Aloe – A single stemmed Aloe to 6 – 9’+. Blooms in late fall to winter with white flowers. Very Hardy to 20 F, although flowers may be damaged at 24 F. Plant in full sun.

Aloe ferox White Flower Form

  • Cupressus cashmeriana (5 and 15 gallon pots) Kashmir Cypress – A beautiful conifer with blue-green foliage forming a pyramidal shape to about 40 – 60′ tall and 15 to 20′ wide with weeping branchlets. Can be damaged by high winds and does not like prolonged periods of hot, dry weather. Hardy to about 15 – 20 F.  We have three of these planted so far. I think we love them!  I apologize for the green tape in the photo that the grower used to tie these up.  Drives me crazy that is used.  I personally only use jute twine.

Cupressus cashmeriana

  • Dudleya brittonii (one gallon pots) Giant Chalk Dudleya – Succulent forming rosettes of chalky-white leaves to 12 – 18″. Plant in full sun on coast or part shade inland. Avoid overhead irrigation. Hardy to about 15 F.

Dudleya brittonii

  • Heteromeles arbutifolia ‘Davis Gold’ (5 gallon pots) – Davis Gold Toyon – A selection of the CA native evergreen shrub with yellow berries in winter.  Can grow to 6 – 10′ tall and 6 – 8′ wide.  White, fragrant flowers occur in late spring to early summer.  Plant in full sun to part shade.  Low water needs once established and very hardy to about 0 F.  Attracts butterflies and birds to your garden!

Heteromeles a. Davis Gold

  • Heteromeles arbutifolia (5 gallon pots)  – Toyon – Same as above only with more typical red berries in winter.
  • Leucospermum ‘Blanche Ito’ (5 gallon pots) Sky-rocket pincushion – An evergreen shrub to about 4 – 5’+ tall and wide.  Red orange flowers from winter till spring.  Plant in full sun in well drained soil and mulch the soil around plant.  Low water needs once established and hardy to about 25 F.

Leucospermum Blanche Ito

  • Manfreda ‘Mint Chocolate Chip’ (4″, one and  2 gallon pots)  –  A succulent forming a rosette to about 6 –  8″ tall and 18 – 24″.  Succulent leaves have wavy edges and dark spots all over them.  Plant in full sun to part sun in well draining soil.  Low water needs once established.  Very hardy to about 5 F.

Manfreda Mint Chocolate Chip

  • x Mangave ‘Falling Waters’ (2 gallon pots) – From crossing a Manfreda maculosa with an Agave ovatifolia. A succulent rosette to 1 – 2′ tall and 2 – 3′ wide with blue-gray leaves wide teeth on the sides.  Plant in full sun in well drained soil.  Hardy to about  20 F.

x Mangave Falling Water

  • x Mangave ‘Silver Fox’ (2 gallon pots) A cross of Manfreda ‘Bloodspot and Agave gypsophila.  Forms a succulent rosette to about 1′ tall and 2 – 3’ wide with beautiful silver-gray leaves.  Plant in ful sun in well draining soil and hardy to about 20 F.

x Mangave Silver Fox

  • Sansevieria masoniana (2 gallon pots) Mason’s Congo – Great houseplant with leaves 8 – 10″ wide and 3 – 5′ tall.

Sansevieria masoniana

  • Senecio candidans Angels Wings (one gallon pots) Sea Cabbage – A perennial to about 16″ tall and wide with large velvety white leaves. Plant in cool sun to bright shade and best with regular water. Hardy to about 20 F.

Senecio c. Angel Wings

 

New plants arriving this week at Peacock Horticultural Nursery

Aloe africana

New plants arriving today and available now at Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  • Aloe africana – (6″ pots  & 5 gallon pots) A small tree Aloe to 6 – 8′ and 2 – 4′ wide with orange flower buds that open yellow typically in winter.  Plant in full sun in well draining soil.  Low water needs once established.  Hardy to about 25 F.

Aloe africana

Aloe africana

  • Aloe ferox – (2 gallons pots) – A solitary Aloe to 6 – 8′ and 3 – 5′ wide with orange flower typically in fall/winter. Plant in full sun in well draining soil. Low water needs once established. Hardy to about 20 F, although flowers may be damaged at around 24 F.

Aloe ferox

  • Cereus peruvianus monstrosus  (2 gallon pots) A columnar blue-green cactus growing to about 15’+ with a twisting, irregular undulating pattern on the stem ribs. Occasional white flowers bloom at night.  Hardy to about 20 – 25 F.

Cereus peruvianus monstosus

  • Echinopsis pachanoi  – San Pedro Cactus – (5 gallon pots) – A large, multi-stemmed columnar cactus to 10 to 20′ tall and 6′ wide.  Large white, night blooming flowers in summer.  These cactus prefer regular water during the growing season and best dry in the winter.  Plant in full sun (morning sun), although they may burn if hot sun.  Hardy to about 10 – 15 F.

Echinopsis pachanoi San Pedro Cactus

 

  • Echinopsis terscheckii – Argentine Saguaro – (3 gallon pots) – A large columnar cactus producing arms with age.  Grows to 30 to 40′ tall.  Very large white flowers that bloom at night and only last until the following afternoon.  Plant in full sun to bright light and hardy to about 15 F.

Echinopsis terscheckii

  • Encephalartos altensteinii x lehmannii – (5 gallon pots) – A cross producing a beautiful cycad with long blue-silver-green leaves.  Plant in full sun and hardy to about 25 F.

Encephalartos altersteinii x lehmannii

  • Euphorbia trigona ‘Royal Red’ – African Milk Tree – (4″ pots) – Be cautious of white sap!  Avoid getting sap on skin or eyes.  A succulent to about 6′ with triangular stems that are flushed purplish-red. Grow in full sun to bright light and protect from frost in winter.  Water only during the growing season.

Euphorbia trigona Ruby Red

  • Leucadendron ‘Spider’ – Spider Pincuchion – (5 gallon pots) – An evergreen shrub to about 6 – 8′ tall and 5 – 10 ‘ wide with salmon and golden-yellow pincushion flowers in late spring to early summer.  Plant in full sun in well draining  soil and hardy to about 25 F.

Leucospermum ‘Spider’

  • Opuntia microdasys var. albispina – Bunny-ear Prickly Pear – (6″ pots) – Succulent forming many small pads with white hair-like glochids covering the pads.  Be very careful not to get these glochid in your skin!  Yellow flowers followed by red fruits.  Hardy to 25 F in winter if sol is kept dry.

Opuntia microdasys var. albispina

  • Sansevieria cylindrica ‘Patula’ – (3 gallon pots) – Great houseplant for bright light.  Water only when dry. Very little water required in winter.  Not hardy.

Sansevieria cylindrica Patula

  • Sedum morganianum Burrito- Burro’s Tail – (6″ pots) – Trailing succulent up to 3″.  Great for hanging pots.  Needs plenty of bright light.  Water only when dry.  Not hardy.

Sedum m. ‘Burrito’

  • Sterlitzia nicolai – White Bird Of Paradise – (2 gallon pots) – Clump forming tropical foliage plant to 20’+ for full sun to part shade.  Nice container plant indoors.  White flowers.  Hardy to about 25 F.

Sterlitzia nicolai

A few photos from around the Nursery this afternoon.

Happy New Year.  Here are a few photos of available plants in the nursery this afternoon:

Lapageria rosea

Leucospermum ‘Brandi dela Cruz’

Galanthus ‘Lady Beatrix Stanley’

Camellia ‘Yume’

Leucadendron ‘Strawberry Blonde’

Grevillea ‘Frosty Pink’

Echeveria agavoides ‘Prolifera’

Banksia ericifolia Compact form

Aloe ferox White Flower Form

Kniphofia ‘Christmas Cheer’

Aloe ‘Yellow Torch’

New Tillandsias (Air Plants) arrived today at Peacock Horticultural Nursery

Tillandsia ionantha Fuego

New Tillandsias (air plants) with some blooms and others showing foliage color arrived today at Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  • Tillandsia andreana

Tillandsia andreana

  • Tillandsia dura

Tillandsia dura in a Susan Aach Pot

  • Tillandsia festucoides
  • Tillandsia ionantha Fuego Specimen

Tillandsia ionantha Fuego

  • Tillandsia ionantha x brachycaulos
  • Tillandsia ionantha Tall Velvet Specimen

Tillandsia ionantha Tall Velvet

  • Tillandsia ionantha Van Hyningii

Tillandsia Ionantha Van Hyningii

  • Tillandsia polita

Tillandsia polita

  • Tillandsia pruinosa x scaposa
  • Tillandsia recurvifolia Specimen

Tillandsia recurvifolia

  • Tillandsia Stricta Green Clumps
  • Tillandsia stricta hybrid Specimen

Tillandsia stricta hybrid

  • Tillandsia stricta Violet (multi-blooms)
  • Tillandsia stricta x gardneri Specimen

Tillandsia stricta x gardneri

  • Tillandsia tomasellii 8 – 13″
  • Tillandsia usneoides Giant Form (Spanish Moss)
  • Tillandsia xerographica 11 – 14″

Turquoise tagged sales plants

Watch everyday for turquoise tags at Peacock Horticultural Nursery with 20% to 50% off the marked price of selected plants.  These are often larger plants in 5 gallon pots or larger that need a good home.  The following plants are on sale:

  • Acacia convenyi (15 gallon & 5 gallon pots) 45% off – A evergreen tree to about 20′ tall and 15′ wide with silver-blue leaves (phyllodes). Plant in full sun. Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Acacia cultriformis (5 gallon pot) 45% off – Knifeleaf Acacia – an evergreen tree to 15′ tall and wide with triangular gray-green leaves (phyllodes).  Yellow, fragrant flowers in spring. Plant in full sun.  Hardy to 20 F.
  • Acacia iteaphylla (5 gallon pot) 45% off – Willow Wattle – an evergreen tree to 10 – 13 with blue-green leaves (phyllodes).  Pale yellow flowers in late fall/early spring.  Hardy to 15 – 20 F.
  • Acacia stenophylla (5 gallon pot) 45% off  – Shoe-String Acacia – an evergreen tree to 30′ tall and 20′ wide with long, narrow leaves (phyllodes) and creaky yellow flowers in late fall/early spring.  Plant in full sun and hardy about 20 – 25 F.
  • Acacia vestita (5 gallon pot) 45% off – Hairy Wattle – an evergreen tree to 12 – 15 tall and wide with a pendulous habit.  Yellow flowers in spring. Hardy to 20 – 25 F.
  • Acer x conspicuum ‘Phoenix’ (10 gallon pot) 45% off – Snakebark Maple – Deciduous Maple tree to 20′ with bright red and white bark in winter. Large green leaves turning yellow in fall.  Hardy to < 15 F.

Acer x conspicuum ‘Phoenix’

  • Acer palmatum ‘Asahi zura’ (5 gallon pot) 30% off – A deciduous maple tree to 11 to 20′ with foliage emerging pink and in spring and then variegated pink, white and green with no two leaves the same.  Plant in part sun and hardy to < 15 F.
  • Acar palmatum ‘Beni fushigi’ (5 gallon pot) 30% off – a deciduous maple tree to 6 – 8′ in 15 years. Leaves emerge pink-red in spring and then slowly fade to green-red by late summer and then back to bright pink-reds in fall. Plant in full sun to part sun and hardy to < 15 F.
  • Acer palmatum ‘Kasagi yama’ (5 gallon pots) 30% off – Deciduous Maple tree to 15 – 25′ with brick-red leaves in spring.  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Acer palmatum ‘Kinky Krinkle’ (2 gallon pots) 30% off – Upright deciduous Japanese Maple to 8′ tall and 4′ wide in 10 years.  Plant in Sun to part sun and hardy to < 15 F.
  • Acer palmatum ‘Manyo no sato’ (7 gallon pots) 30% off – Small deciduous Maple tree to about 6 – 8′ with purple and lime variegated leaves and orange fall color. Plant in morning sun, afternoon shade in well draining soil. Hardy to < 15 F.

Acer palmatum ‘Manyo no sota’

  • Acer palmatum ‘Nishiki gawa’ (5 gallon pot) 30% off – A deciduous Maple tree to 18′ with rough bark and green leaves in summer turning orange and red in fall.  Hardy to < 15 F
  • Acer palmatum ‘Osakazuki Rubrum’ (5 gallon pots) 30% off – A deciduous Maple tree to 15 – 25′ with pinkish new growth turning more green in summer and red fall colors.  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Acer palmatum ‘Red Pygmy’ (5 gallon pot) 30% off – A deciduous Maple tree grows slowly to 8 – 10′ with strap or bamboo like red leaves.  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Acer palmatum ‘Sagara nishiki (5 gallon pot) 30% off – A deciduous Maple tree that is known for it’s unique variegation that outlines the edges of it’s leaves. This outline accentuates the beautiful leaf shape and really makes each leaf stand out. The outlines eventually fade away as it ages into the summer. Grows to 7 – 8′ in 10 years.
  • Acer palmatum ‘Shigitatsu Sawa‘ (5 gallon pot) 30% off – A deciduous Maple tree to 12 to 15’ with cream colored leaves with green veins turning green in summer and red and orange in fall.  Plant in part shade and avoid afternoon sun.  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Acer palmatum ‘Trompenburg’ (5 gallon pots) 30% off – A deciduous Maple tree to 16 – 18′ with red leaves in spring turning burgundy in fall and red again in fall. Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Acer palmatum ‘Waka Momiji’ (5 gallon pot) 30% off – A deciduous Maple tree to 6 – 9′ with pinkish-green new growth in spring turning green in summer and golden yellow in fall.  Hardy to <15 F.
  • Acer pectinatum DJHC 0537 (5 gallon pot) 30% off – A deciduous stripebark maple to 30′ with triangular green leaves with orange and red fall colors.  Plant in full sun to light shade in well drained soil.  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Acer platanoides ‘Globosum Purpurea’ (2 and 5 gallon pots) 45% off – Purple Globe Norway Maple – forms a formal globe to 15′ x 15′ with purple leaves.  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Acer platanoides ‘Walderseei’ (5 gallon pot) 45% off – A deciduous Maple tree to  25′ with white leaves speckled in green turning yellow in fall.  Plant in part shade avoiding afternoon sun.  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Acer saccharum ‘Monumentale’ (15 gallon pot) 45% off – A deciduous columnar Sugar Maple tree to 30′ tall and only 2 – 3′ wide.  Green leaves in summer turning orange in fall.  Hardy to < 15 F.

Acer saccharum ‘Monumentale’

Acer saccharum ‘Monumentale’

  • Acer shirasawanum ‘Garden Glory’ (5 gallon pot) 30% off – Full Moon Japanese Maple – a deciduous maple tree to 10 – 12′ in 20 years with green leaves and red petioles turning red and orange in fall.  Plant in sun or part sun. Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Acer shirasawanum ‘Jordon’ (3 gallon pot) 30% off – a deciduous maple to 8′ x 4′ in 10 years with yellow foliage with pink-orange margins and pink petioles.  Plant in full sun to part shade (leaves may be yellow-green in more shade). Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Acer truncatum (5 gallon pot) 45% off – Shantung Maple  – a deciduous rounded tree to 20 – 25′.  New leaves emerge reddish purple and mature dark green.  Yellow flowers in spring.  Fall color of yellows and oranges.  Plant in full sun to part shade. Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Aesculus hippocastanum ‘Laciniata’ (5 gallon pot) 45% off – Cut Leaf Horse Chestnut Tree. – Multi-stemmed large shrub or small tree to 6 – 15′ tall and 6 – 12′ wide with deeply lobed deciduous green leaves.  Plant in full sun and hardy to < 15 F.
  • Aesculus x carnea ‘Briotii’ (5 gallon pot) 45% off – Red Horsechestnut Tree – a deciduous tree to 25 – 35′  and wide with rose-red flower clusters in spring and horsechestnuts in fall.  Plant in full sun to part shade and hardy to < 15 F.
  • Aesculus x carnea ‘Variegata’ (5 gallon pot) 45% off
  • Arbutus ‘Marina’ (5 Gallon pot) 45% off – Strawberry Tree – an evergreen tree to 40 x 40′ with red, peeling bark and white/pink flowers.  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • All Bamboo – 45% off
  • Brahea clara (15 gallon pot) 45% off – A fan palm growing slowly to 20’+ with silvery blue leaves.  Hardy to 15 F.
  • Carpinus caroliniana ‘Fire Spire’ (6 gallon pots) 45% off – A deciduous columnar Hornbeam tree to 20′ tall and 10′ wide with orange-red fall color.  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Cedrus atlantica ‘Glauca’ (15 gallon pot) SOLD
  • Cedrus libani ‘Beacon Hill’ (5 gallon pot) 45% off
  • Cercis canadensis ‘Hearts of Gold’ (7 gallon pot) 45% off – A deciduous Eastern Redbud tree to 25′ with golden yellow foliage in spring turning chartreuse in summer.  Reddish-purple flowers emerge in spring along the stems.  Plant in sun to part shade. Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Cercidiphyllum japonicum ‘Claim Jumper’ (7 gallon pot) 30% off – A deciduous Japanese kadsura tree to 18 – 24′ tall with lime yellow heart shaped foliage.  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Cercidiphyllum japonicum magnificum ‘Pendula’ (5 gallon pots) 45% off – A weeping deciduous kadsura tree to 20 – 25′ tall and 15′ wide with green heart shaped leaves.  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Chamaecyparis lawsoniana ‘Imbricata Pendula’ (10 gallon pot) 30% off – Conifer –  A weeping form of Lawson Cypress growing to 16 – 20′.  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Chimonocalmus pallens (5 gallon pot) 45% off – A clumping Bamboo to 25′ for full sun to part shade. New culms are blue-green.  Hardy 20 – 25 F.
  • Cornus capitata x kousa ‘Porlock’ (5 gallon pot) 45% off – A deciduous dogwood tree to 10′ tall in ten years.  White bracts (flowers) in summer mature to pink.  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Cornus kousa ‘Satomi’ (5 gallon pot) 45% off – A deciduous kousa dogwood t0 12 – 20′ tall with pink bracts (flowers).  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Cornus (nuttalli x kousa) ‘Venus’ (15 gallon pot) 45% off – A deciduous hybrid dogwood tree to 14 – 18′ with large white bracts (flowers in summer). Hardy to 15 F.
  • Corylus x ‘Rosita’ (10 gallon pots) 45% off – A deciduous Red leaf Hazelnut growing to 12’+ with red foliage in spring gradually turning more green through the summer months.  Plant in part shade.  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Cotinus coggygria ‘Royal Purple’ (7 gallon pot) 45% off – A deciduous purple leaf smoke tree to 12 – 16′ for full sun to part sun.  Hardy < 15 F.
  • Cryptomeria japonica ‘Kelly’s Fastiate’ – a conifer to about 20′ tall for full sun to part shade.  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Cryptomeria japonica ‘Kelly’s Fastigiate’ (5 gallon pots) 30% off – Japanese Cedar –
  • Cryptomeria japonica ‘Sekkan-sugi’ (7 gallon pot) 45% off – Conifer – Golden Japanese Cedar – evergreen foliage is tipped yellow especially on new spring growth.  Growing to 30′ tall and 10′ wide.  Plant in full sun to part sun. Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Cycas panzhihuaensis (10 gallon squat pot) 45% off – Panzhihua Sago Palm – growing to 4 – 6′ tall and 6 – 8′ wide that looks similar to the common sago palm but this specimen has bluer leaves and is hardier to 3 F.
  • Davidia involucrata ‘Iseli Fastigiate’ (6 gallon pots) 45% off – A deciduous columnar form of the Dove tree to 25′ tall and 12′ wide with tissue-like white bracts (flowers) in spring. Plant in full sun to part sun. Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Fatshedera lizei ‘Variegata’ (5 gallon pots) 45% off – A vine-like hybrid between Fatsia japonica and Hedera helix with green leaves with a golden yellow center.  Plant in part to full shade and provide support or allow to grow along the ground. Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Deutzia ‘Magicien’ (5 gallon pots) 45% off – a deciduous shrub to 4 – 10′ with pink and white flowers in late spring.  Plant in part sun.  Hardy to < 15 F.

Deutzia Magicien’

  • Ginkgo biloba ‘Chi Chi’ (syn. Ginkgo b. ‘Tschi Tschi’) (5 gallon pots) 30% off – Dwarf Ginkgo – A deciduous small tree to about 10′ tall and 3 – 4′ wide with green leaves in summer and yellow fall color.  Muture trees produce breast-shaped growths along the bark.  Plant in full sun.  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Ginkgo biloba ‘Tubiformis’ (5 gallon pot) 30% off – a dwarf deciduous tree to 6′ x 3′ in 10 years with green rolled or dissected leaves.  Yellow fall color.  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Grevillea ‘Moonlight’ (5 gallon pots) 30% off – An evergreen shrub to 8 – 12′ tall and 6 – 8′ wide with large white flowers that can occur year-round.  Plant in full in well draining soil.  Drought tolerant once established.  Hardy to about 25 F.

Grevillea Moonlight

  • Himalayacalamus falconeri ‘Damarapa’ (5 gallon pot) 45% off
  • Metasequoia g. ‘Gold Rush’ (10 gallon pot) 45% off
  • Metasequoia g. ‘Kools Gold’ (6 gallon pot) 45% off
  • Metasequoia glyptostroboides ‘Miss Grace’ (7 gallon pot) 45% off – Weeping Dawn Redwood – A deciduous weeping conifer to 8′ x 3′ in 10 years with blue-green needles in spring/summer and golden brown fall color.  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Metasequoia glyptostroboides ‘White Spot’ (5 gallon pot) 45% off – Dawn Redwood – a deciduous pyramidal-shaped conifer to 20 – 30′ tall with variegated green and cream-white foliage.  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Paeonia ‘Bartzella’ (3 gallon pot) 30% off

Paeonia ‘Bartzella’

  • Paeonia lactifolia ‘Pink Sundae’ (2 gallon pots) 45% off
  • Paeonia lactiflora ‘Salmon Glory’ (2 gallon pots) 45% off
  • Paeonia lutea ‘var. ludlowii (5 gallon pots) 50% off
  • Paeonia s. ‘Shimanishiki’ (2 gallon pots) 45% off
  • Paeonia suffruticosa ‘Shima Daijin’ (2 gallon pots) 45% off
  • Phyllostachys nigra (15 gallon pot) 45% off – Black Bamboo – A running bamboo to about 20′ in cultivation.  Culms are emerge green and then turn black after one year.  Can grow in full sun or part sun.  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Picea abies ‘Aurea Jakobsen’ (5 gallon pot) 30% off – Golden Norway Spruce – a pyramidal shaped conifer to 15 – 20′ tall and 3 – 4′ wide with gold tipped foliage.  Plant in full sun. Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Picea abies ‘Aurea Magnifica’ (5 gallon squat pot) 30% off – Norway Spruce – a conifer with a pyramidal habit to 6′ x 3′ in 10 years with golden needles. Best with morning sun to avoid burning the needles. Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Picea abies Farnsburg’ (3 gallon pot) 30% off
  • Pinus densiflora ‘Burke’s Red Variegated’ (5 gallon pots) 30% off – Japanese Red Pine – A fast growing conifer to 20 – 30′ with green needle with yellow bands.  Plant in full sun. Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Pinus densiflora ‘Oculus Draconis’ (5 gallon pots) 30% off – Japanese Red Pine to  flat-topped conifer to 30′ tall x 25′ wide with green needles with bands of butter yellow.  Plant in full sun.  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Pinus strobus ‘Stowe Pillar’ (6 gallon pot) 30% off – Eastern White Pine – a columnar conifer to 10′ x 3′.  Plant in full sun and hardy to < 15 F.
  • Pinus sylvestris ‘Nisbet’s Gold’ (2gallon & 3 gallon pots) 30% off – Dwarf Golden Scots Pine – a conifer to 6′ x 4′ in 10 years with golden colored needles.  Plant in full sun.Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Pinus sylvestris ‘Sentinel’ (five gallon and 2 gallon)) 30% off – Scots Pine – a columnar conifer to 25′ tall and 8′ wide with blue-green needles.  Plant in full sun and hardy to < 15 F.
  • Pinus thunbergii ‘Ogon’ (5 gallon pots) 30% off  – Golden Japanese Black Pine – a conifer to 7 – 8′ tall and wide in 15 years with golden needles.  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Pinus wallichiana ‘Zebrinus’ (five gallon pot) 30% off – Striped Himalayan Pine – a conifer with a pyramidal shape to 30 – 50′ tall with green and yellow variegated needles.  Plant in full sun and hardy to > 15 F.
  • Robinia pseudoacacia ‘Karolina Zamoyska’ (5 gallon pots) 45% off – a deciduous tree to 30 – 40′ with variegated leaves that emerge chartreuse and then turn green and white.  White flowers in late spring.  Hardy to < 15 F.

Robinia ‘Karolina Zamoyska’

  • Sciadopitys verticillata (2 gallon pot) 45% off
  • Thamnocalamus crassinodus (aristatus) (5 gallon pot) 45% off – A clumping bamboo to 12′ tall with culm that range in color from green to turquoise.  Best in half day sun and hardy to < 15 F.
  • Viburnum lantana ‘Variegata’ – Wayfaring tree (7 gallon pot) 45% off – a deciduous shrub to 10 – 15′ tall and wide with variegated green and yellow to white foliage.  White flowers and yellow fruit that turns red and finally black in fall.  Plant in sun to shade. Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Ulmus parvifolia ‘Variegata’ (5 gallon pot) 45% off – Speckled Lacebark Elm Tree – a deciduous tree to 30′ tall with variegated green and white foliage.  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Wollemia nobilis (7 gallon pot) 30% off – Wollemi Pine – a evergreen conifer to 80’+ and 8 – 12′ wide.  Hardy to 10 – 15 F.

New plants arriving by the end of next week at Peacock Horticultural Nursery (Delivery has been delayed due to the Kincade Fire)

New plants include (this shipment was delayed due to the local fires and will be rescheduled very soon.  Looks like I will have these plants this Saturday – Nov. 9th):

  • Acacia pravissima (one and five gallon pots) Ovens Wattle – Small evergreen tree to 12 – 15′ with small blue-green leaves and yellow flowers in spring.  Plant in full sun in well draining soil.  Drought tolerant and deer resistant. Hardy to 20 F.

Acacia pravissima

  • Amaryllis (Hippeastrum) ‘La Paz’ (In terra cotta pots) Bulb producing spidery flowers that are dark coral with greenish white edges to 5 across.

 

  • Amaryllis (Hippeastrum) ‘Picotee’ (In terra cotta pots) – Bulb producing white flowers with a thin red edge.
  • Ceroxylon quindiuense (one gallon pots) Andean Wax Palm – A tall feather palm with white, wax covered trunk to 70’+.  Very slow growing until it forms a trunk and then growth will speed up.  Plant in well draining soil with filtered light when young and full sun when older. Hardy to about 23 F.
  • Fatsia japonica ‘Spider Web’ (5 gallon plants, one gallons and 4″ available) Speckled Japanese Aralia – Shade loving shrub to about 5′ tall with large palmate green leaves with heavy white speckling. Hardy to 15 F.

Fatsia japonica ‘Spider Web’

  • Grevillea ‘Little Honey’ (5 gallon pots) Shrub to 6 – 8′ tall and wide with orange and yellow flowers mostly from late winter to spring.  Birds love it.  Plant in full sun in well draining soil.  Hardy to about 20 F.

Grevillea ‘Little Honey’

  • Haworthia limifolia (4″ pots) File leafed Haworthia – Succulent rosettes to about 4″ with raised white turbercles that resemble a course file. Grow in bright shade. Hardy to about 25 F if kept dry, but best to protect from frost.

Haworthia limifolia

  • Leucospermum cordifolium ‘Flame Giant’ (5 gallon pots) Giant Orange Nodding Pincushion – A shrub to 3 – 4′ tall and 4 – 6′ wide with large 4 – 6″ flowers orange flowers in spring.  Plant in full sun in well drain soil. Hardy to about 25 F.

Leucospermum ‘Flame Giant’

  • Leucospermum ‘Spider’ (5 gallon pots) – A hybrid between L. tottum and l. formosum growing to about 6 – 8′ tall and 8 – 10′ wide with salmon and golden-yellow flowers in late winter to early spring.  Plant in full sun in well draining soil.  Hardy to about 25 F.

Leucospermum ‘Spider’

  • Leucospermum ‘Tango‘ – Pincushion (5 gallon pots) – A shrub to 6 – 8′ tall and 4 – 6’ wide with orange red flowers in spring to early summer.  Plant in full sun in well draining soil.  Hardy to about 24 F.

Leucospermum ‘Tango’

  • Protea laurifolia ‘Rose Mink’ – (5 gallon pots) A shrub to 8 – 10′ tall and 6 – 8′ wide with large silvery-pink flowers tipped with black and white hairs. Plant in full sun and most any soil.  Hardy to 20 – 25 F.  Drought tolerant once established.
  • Strelitzia Nicolai – Giant Bird of Paradise – Tropical foliage plant to 20 – 30′ tall with huge white flowers.  Hardy to about 25 F outside or grow as a house plant in bright light.  Plant in full sun to part shade.
  • Trachycarpus wagnerianus – Dwarf Chusan Palm – One of my favorite fan palms growing to about 12 – 20 tall and only 4 – 5′ wide.  Plant in full sun to part sun.  Hardy to < 15 F.

 

  • Yucca linearifolia – Linear-Leaf Yucca – A slow growing Yucca with 2 – 3′ blue-green leaves on top of a thick trunk that will very slowly reach up to 4′ tall. So nice to have a few larger specimens in stock. Plant in full sun in well draining soil. Low water needs once established. Hardy to about 20 – 25 F.

Yucca linearifolia

New plants arriving this week at Peacock Horticultural Nursery

New plants arriving this week at Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  • Acer japonicum ‘Ed Wood #2’ (one gallon pots) Full Moon Japanese Maple – Small to medium size tree growing to 8- 12′ in 10 years with huge green leaves (8 – 14″) and amazing fall color.   Plant in full sun to part sun.  Hardy to < 15 F.

Acer japonicum ‘Ed Wood #2’ Fall Color

  • Acer palmatum ‘Twombly’s Red Sentinel’ (one gallon pots) – Japanese Maple – A columnar tree to 10 – 20′ tall and 3 – 7′ wide with striking red foliage (scarlet in fall). Plant in full sun to part shade and hardy to < 15 F.
  • Acer palmatum dissectum ‘Ash’s Scarlet Princess’ (one gallon pots) – Japanese Maple – Dwarf weeping tree to 2 – 3′ tall and wide with red foliage.  Plant in part shade to full sun and hardy to < 15 F.
  • Acer palmatum dissectum ‘Crimson Princess‘ (one gallon pots) – Laceleaf Japanese Maple – Cascading tree to 8 – 10′ tall and 10 – 12’ wide with red foliage in spring.  Foliage may turn greenish-red in summer.  Plant in part sun to full sun, but protect from hot afternoon sun.  Scarlet fall color!  Hardy to < 15 F.

  • Acer palmatum dissectum ‘Lemon Lime Lace’ (one gallon pots) Weeping Green Laceleaf Japanese Maple – Weeping tree to about 4′ tall and 6′ and 10 years.  New growth in yellow-green new growth maturing to chartreuse in summer.  Yellow to orange fall color. Plant in part sun to full sun and hardy to < 15 F.
  • Aesculus hippocastanum ‘Memmingeri’ – (one gallon pots) – Horse-chestnut Tree to 20′ + with pale yellow (almost white) new growth maturing to a light green in summer.  Plant in full sun to part sun, but leaves may burn in full sun.  White flowers in spring and brown fruits in fall.  Hardy to < 15 F.

Aesculus hippocastanum ‘Memmingeri’

  • Aesculus x carnea ‘Aureomarginata’ – (one gallon pots) Variegated Red Horse-chestnut – Tree to 20 – 25′ + with green foliage edged in yellow.  Red flowers in spring and brown fruits in fall.  Plant in full sun to part sun and hardy to < 15 F.
  • Aesculus turbinata ‘Marble Chip’ (one gallon pots) Variegated Japanese Horse-Chestnut – Tree to about 30′ tall and 20′ wide with variegated green and creamy white leaves.  New leaves begin salmon pink and green and white.  White flowers in spring as leaves emerge. Plant in sun to part sun and hardy to < 15 F.

Aesculus turbinata ‘Marble Chip’

Aesculus turbinata ‘Marble Chips’

  • Calycanthus floridus ‘Athens’ (two gallon pots) – Sweetshrub – A suckering shrub to about 9′ tall and wide with green leaves and yellow fragrant flowers in May.  Plant in part sun/part shade and hardy to < 15 F.
  • Calycanthus raustonii ‘Hartlage Wine’ (one gallon pots)(syn. ×Sinocalycalycanthus raulstonii ‘Hartlage Wine’) Sweetshrub – A large shrub to 8 – 10′ with fragrant wine-red flowers from late spring to early summer.  Plant in sun or part sun and hardy to < 15 F.

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  • Catalpa bignoniodes ‘Aurea’ (one gallon pots) – a deciduous tree to 20 – 30′ tall with golden yellow leaves and white fragrant flowers in spring.  Plant in full sun and hardy to < 15 F.  Needs little water once established.
  • Disanthus cercidifolius ‘Ena Nishiki’ (one gallon pots) Variegated Redbud Hazel – a woodland shrub to about 6 – 8′ with heart shaped green leaves edged in creamy white.  Very small flowers emerge along stem in spring.  Plant in bright filtered light and hardy to < 15 F.  Striking fall color!

Disanthus cercidifolius ‘Ena Nishiki’

  • Fagus sylvatica ‘Marmor Star’ – Variegated European Beech – tree to about 10 – 15′ in 10 years (?).  First flush of leaves is mostly green and then comes a second flush of growth with white and green leaves.  Plant in sun to part sun and hardy to < 15 F.
  • Fagus sylvatica ‘Rohan Red Weeping’ (one gallon pots) – Weeping Beech – A small slow growing weeping deciduous tree to about 10′ tall and 8′ wide with purple red foliage.  Plant in full sun to light shade and hardy to < 15 F.
  • Ginkgo biloba ‘Snowcloud’ (one gallon pots) –  Variegated Maidenhair – a dwarf deciduous tree to 5 – 10′?  New growth is creamy white to yellow that matures to a variegated green and white.  Plant in a spot with very bright light (morning sun) avoiding hot afternoon sun that may burn the foliage.  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Magnolia acuminate ssp. subcordata ‘Ellen’ (one gallon pots) Variegated Cucumber Magnolia – a deciduous tree to about 20′ tall and wide with variegated green and creamy white to yellow leaves and chartreuse to yellow flowers.  Hardy to < 15 F.  I am not sure about where to site this tree, perhaps avoiding hot afternoon sun?
  • Magnolia x ‘Polo De Lorenzo’ (one gallon pots) – a small deciduous tree to only 8′ tall and wide with huge (12″ wide) fragrant white and pink flowers in spring.  Full sun to part shade.  Hardy to < 15 F.
  • Parthenocissus quinquefolia ‘Star Shower‘ (one gallon pots) – Variegated Virginia Creeper Vine – A  deciduous vine to 30’ + with green and white variegated leaves.  Leaves have a pink blush in cooler weather in fall.  Plant in full sun to part shade. Hardy to < 15 F.

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  • Quercus cerris ‘Aureo Marmorata’ – (one gallon pots) Variegated Turkey Oak – a slow growing deciduous tree to 10′ in 10 years with variegated leaves of creamy white, yellow and green.  Seems to take full sun OK.  Hardy to < 15 F.

Quercus cerris ‘Aureo Marmorata’

New plants this week at Peacock Horticultural Nursery

New plants this week at Peacock Horticultural Nursery (arriving Friday):

  • Cordyline ‘Design-A-line Burgundy’ (one gallon pots) – forming a clump of weeping burgundy foliage to 3′ tall and wide.  Best planted in well draining soil in full sun on the coast and part sun inland with regular watering.  Hardy to 15- 20 F.

Cordyline ‘Design-a-line Burgundy’

  • Echeveria agavoides ‘Ebony’ (one gallon pots) – forming clusters of rosettes with gray-green leaves with dark red (black) edges.  Plant in full sun in well draining soil.  Hardy to 20 F.

Echeveria ‘Ebony’

  • Farfugium japonicum ‘Aureomaculatum’ (one gallon pots) (aka: Ligularia tussilaginea ‘Aureomaculata’) – forming clumps about 20″ tall and 24″ wide with green leaves with yellow spots.  Drought tolerant, but will wilt if dry, so best kept moist in well draining soil.  Plant in part sun to light shade.  Hardy to < 15 F.

Farfugium japonicum ‘Aureomaculatum’

  • Fatsia japonica ‘Murakuma Nishiki’ (five gallon pots) (aka: Camouflage Fatsia) forming a shrub to 7′ tall with large tropical leaves that are yellow and gold in the center with irregular green borders.  Plant in full shade to part sun.  Hardy to < 15 F.

Fatsia japonica ‘Murakuma Nishiki’

  • Fatsia japonica ‘Variegata’ (five gallon pots) – Variegated Japanese Aralia – Forming a shrub to 6 – 10′ tall and 4 – 6′ wide with large palmate white and green leaves.  Plant in full shade or part sun .Hardy tp 20 – 25 F.   Perfect plant to brighten up your shade garden.

Fatsia japonica ‘Variegata’

  • Jubaea chilensis (10 gallon pots) Chilean Wine Palm – will form a thick gray trunk to 4 – 6′ in diameter and reach up to 80′ tall with feather-type gray-green leaves (pinnate) to 8 – 12′ long.  Plant in full sun in well draining soil. Hardy to 14 F.  I planted one in our garden. Just have a couple left that need to get out of these pots and into your garden soon.

Jubaea chilensis

Jubaea chilensis

  • Leucospermum pattersonii ‘Brothers’ (2 gallon pots) Pincushion – forming shrub to 4 – 6′ tall and wide with scarlet red flowers with orange/yellow from winter into spring.  Plant in full sun in well draining soil.  Perfers deep, infrequent watering once established. Hardy to 20 – 25F

Leucospermum pattersonii ‘Brothers’

  • Parodia leninghausii (4″ pots) Yellow Torch Cactus – Clustering, columnar cactus to about 2′ tall with harmless golden spines and yellow flowers from spring to summer.  Hardy to around 30 F, but best to protect from winter cold/frost and keep the soil dry.  Plant in a well draining soil.

Parodia leninghausii

  • Sedum mexicanum ‘Lemon Ball’ (4″ pots) a succulent groundcover with lemon yellow foliage to 6″ tall and 2 – 3′ wide.  Plant in full sun in well draining soil.  Low water needs.  Hardy to < 15 F.

Sedum mexacanum ‘Lemon Ball’

  • Sedum ‘Lime Zinger’ (4″ pots) – a succulent groundcover with apple green leaves edged in cherry red to 4″ tall and 2′ wide.  Plant in full sun and hardy to < 15 F.

Sedum ‘Lime Zinger’

  • Sedum rupestre ‘Angelina’ (4″ pots) – Golden-yellow creeping succulent to 2-5″ tall and 1-2′ wide. Plant in full sun to part sun in well draining soil. Best looking with some watering thru the year. Hardy to < 15 F. Great in pots hanging over the side. This is one of my personal favorite go-to groundcovers.

Sedum rupestre ‘Angelina’

New plants this week at Peacock Horticultural Nursery

Anigozanthos ‘Landscape Lilac’

New plants this week at Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  • Agapanthus ‘Twister’ (one gallon pots) – Forms a 2′ x 2′ clump of green leaves for full sun to part sun.  Blooming in summer with many white flowers with a dark blue violet base.  Very hardy to 15 – 20 F.

Agapanthus ‘Twister’

  • Aloe deltoideodonta (one gallon pots) – a small clumping Aloe forming rosettes to 6 – 8″ wide and < 1′ tall.  This form has pale green leaves with darker parallel lines and straw margins. Hardy to about 25 F.  Salmon flowers in summer/fall.

Aloe deltoideodonta

  • Anigozanthos ‘Landscape Lilac’ (5 gallon pots) – Lilac Kangaroo Paws – Perennial to about 2 – 3′ with lavender pink flowers on 5 – 6′ tall gray pink stems from spring to fall.  Plant in full sun and hardy to about 25 – 30 F.

Anigozanthos ‘Landscape Lilac’

  • Banksia speciosa (5 gallon pots) – Showy Banksia – Large shrub or small tree to 12 – 20′ with one foot long deeply serrated green leaves with white undersides. one foot tall creamy-yellow flowers in summer/fall. Low water needs once established and hardy to 20 – 25 F.

Banksia speciosa

  • Cannomois grandis ‘Large Seed Form’ (15 gallon pots)  – Tall Bell Reed – Large restio forming clumps of stems to 12 -15′ tall and 4 – 5′ wide.  Plant in full sun to part sun in well-grained acidic soil and water regularly.  Hardy to about 20 F.

Cannomois grandis ‘Large Seed Form’

  • Echeveria agavoides ‘Lipstick’ (2 gallon pots) – A succulent forming clumps of rosettes to about 6″ tall and 8 – 12″ wide with green leaves with red edges. Plant in well draining soil in full to part sun. Hardy to 15 – 20 F.

Echeveria agavoides ‘Lipstick’

  • Echeveria agavoides ‘Maria’ (3 gallon pots) – A succulent forming clumps of rosettes to < 1′ tall and 14″ wide with apple-green leaves with red tips. Plant in well draining soil in full to part sun. Hardy to 14 F.

Echeveria agavoides ‘Maria’

  • Euphorbia leucodendron (2 gallon pots) – Cat Tail’s Euphorbia – A spineless succulent that typically grows to about 4 – 6′ tall.  Plant in full sun to part sun in well drained soil and water infrequently if at all.  Hardy to about 25 F.

Euphorbia leucadendron

  • Grevillea nudiflora ‘Medusa’ (5 gallon pots) Bare Flowering Grevillea – Low growing dense mat to < 1′ tall and up to 10′ wide.  Very small red flowers mostly in winter/spring and sporadically thru the year.  Plant in full sun to part sun in well draining soil.  Hardy to about 20 – 25 F.

Grevillea nudiflora ‘Medusa’

  • Hakea laurina (5 gallon pots) – Pin-cushion Hakea – A large shrub to small tree to 12- 20′ tall.  Round pink and white pin-cushion flowers opening in mid-winter.  Best planted in full sun in well draining soil.  Low water needs once established.  Hardy to about 20 F.

Hakea laurina

  • Parkinsonia aculeata (5 gallon pots) – Mexican Palo Verde – Small tree to 15 – 20′ tall and wide with yellow-green bark and thin leaves that create a very nice dappled shade.  Yellow, fragrant flowers in summer are very showy.  Plant in full sun in well drained soil.  Low water needs once established.  Hardy to about 18 F.

Parkinsonia aculeata

  • Sedum rupestre ‘Angelina’ (one gallon pots) – Golden-yellow creeping succulent to 2-5″ tall and 1-2′ wide. Plant in full sun to part sun in well draining soil.  Best looking with some watering thru the year. Hardy to < 15 F.  Great in pots hanging over the side.  This is one of my personal favorite go-to groundcovers.

Sedum rupretre ‘Angelina’

  • Selenicereus anthonyanus (2 gallon pots) Fishbone Cactus – An epiphytic cactus with 2-3′ long green stems that are deeply lobed.  Large (5 x 8″) violet-red fragrant flowers appearing spring/summer.  Great hanging plant, house plant for cool sun to light shade. Hardy only to about 30 F.

Selenicereus anthonyanus

  • Trevesia palmata (5 gallon pots) Snowflake Aralia – An evergreen small tree to 15 – 20′ tall and 8 – 12′ wide with large deeply lobed leaves.  Plant in light shade to part sun and best with regular water.  Only hardy to 25 – 30 F, so protect in winter.

Trevesia palmata

  • Veltheimia bracteata ‘Pastel Series’ (one gallon pots) Pastel Forest Lily – Semi-deciduous bulbs with green wavy leaves to about 1′ long.  Best to withhold water in summer and let the bulbs go dormant.  Leaves return in fall and flower in winter/spring with yellow, pink or peach tubular flowers.  Plant in light shade to part sun in well draining soil.  Hardy to about 20 – 25 F.

Veltheimia bracteata ‘Pastel Series’