Photos of available plants at Peacock Horticultural Nursery May 2016

Acer p. 'Oridono nishiki'
Acer p. ‘Oridono nishiki’

A few photos of plants that are available at Peacock Horticultural Nursery on this nice cool day in mid May 2016.

Athyrium 'Ghost'
Athyrium ‘Ghost’
Echeveria 'Moondust'
Echeveria ‘Moondust’
Styrax j. 'Evening Light'
Styrax j. ‘Evening Light’
Fagus s. 'Aurea Pendula'
Fagus s. ‘Aurea Pendula’
Ginkgo b. 'Sunstream'
Ginkgo b. ‘Sunstream’
Quercus cerris 'Aureo Marmorata'
Quercus cerris ‘Aureo Marmorata’
Quercus robur 'Concordia'
Quercus robur ‘Concordia’
Quercus robur 'Irtha'
Quercus robur ‘Irtha’
Quercus robur 'General Pulaski'
Quercus robur ‘General Pulaski’
Sedum 'Touchdown Teak'
Sedum ‘Touchdown Teak’

 

 

More new plants just arrived at Peacock Horticultural Nursery

Another shipment of plants just arrived this morning including:

  • Agave weberi ‘Arizona Star’ – Variegated Agave, 4′ tall by 6 – 7′ wide.                         Hardy to 10  – 15 F.  Nice 5 gallon plants!
  • Aloe polyphylla – Spiral Aloe.
  • Cannomois grandis – Bell Reed. A beautiful large Restio.
  • Cercidium x ‘Desert Museum’ – (Palo Verde Tree) Great tree for our dry summers.  Yellow flowers and green, thornless green trunks.
  • Corylus avellana ‘Red Dragon’ – Red-leaved  contorted Hazelnut.  Holds the red color better than some of the other red-leaved varieties.
  • Grevillea lanigera ‘Coastal Gem’ – A low spreading shrub (1′ x 4-5′) with pink and white flowers.
  • Grevillea lanigera ‘Mt Tamboritha’ – Another variety of the Woolly Grevillea, 1-2′ high and 4 – 5′ wide.
  • Leptospermum t. ‘Flat Rock’ – This is my favorite Tea Tree to about 6′ with white flowers in spring.
  • Lomandra hystrix ‘Tropic Belle’ – A grass-like plant to 2-3′.  Very useful  and tolerant of many conditions – Sun to light shade.  Low water needs.
Cercidium x 'Desert Museum'
Cercidium x ‘Desert Museum’
Corylus a. 'Red Dragon'
Corylus a. ‘Red Dragon’
Leptospermum t. 'Flat Rock'
Leptospermum t. ‘Flat Rock’

 

A few new plants arrived today at Peacock Horticultural Nursery

More new plants today, including:

  • Acacia stenophylla – Shoe-string Acacia
  • Agave vilmoriniana – Octopus Agave
  • Agave vilmoriniana ‘Stained Glass’ – Variegated Octopus Agave
  • Aloe ‘Sunrise’ – Kelly Griffin Hybrid
  • Clytostoma callistegiodes – Lavender Trumpet Vine
  • Echeveria gibbiflora ‘David Harris’ –  Dark ruffled leaves.  These are priced to sell!
  • Mahonia lomaiifolia – Chinese Holly
  • Neomarica caerulea – Walking Iris
  • Urginea maritima – Sea quill
Agave vilmoriniana 'Stained Glass'
Agave vilmoriniana ‘Stained Glass’
Echeveria ?
Echeveria ?
Clytostoma callistegiodes
Clytostoma callistegiodes

 

 

A few photos from around the nursery.

Just a few photos taken recently around the nursery.

Deutzia Magicien'
Deutzia Magicien’
Deutzia Magicien'
Deutzia Magicien’
Clematis x durandii
Clematis x durandii
Acer p. 'Esk Sunset'
Acer p. ‘Esk Sunset’
Clematis 'Rebecca'
Clematis ‘Rebecca’
Knowltonia vesicatoria
Knowltonia vesicatoria
Clivia x
Clivia x

More New Plants!

A few more plants arrived today @Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  • Aloe x nobilis
  • Cordyline ‘Electric Flash’
  • Echeveria lilacina
  • Epilobium ‘Schieffelin’s Choice’
  • Leucospermum ‘High Gold’ – Just a few available in two gallons while they last.
  • Orostachys iwarenge – Chinese Dunce Caps
  • Sedum ‘Chocolate Ball’
  • Senecio mandraliscae
  • Senecio serpens
Cordyline 'Electric Flash'
Cordyline ‘Electric Flash’
Echeveria lilacina
Echeveria lilacina
Sedum 'Chocolate Ball'
Sedum ‘Chocolate Ball’
Senecio mandraliscae
Senecio mandraliscae
Senecio serpens
Senecio serpens

Nursery Display table

 

 

New plants today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery

New plant arrivals today at Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  • Athyrium ‘Ghost’ – Hybrid fern between the Japanese painted fern (Athyrium niponicum ‘Pictum’) and Southern lady fern (Athyrium filix-femina) to 2- 3′.
  • Brunnera macrophylla ‘Diane’s Gold’ – A Siberian Bugloss with chartreuse foliage and sky blue flowers.
  • Cephalotaxus harringtonia ‘Korean Gold’ – Golden Plum Yew to 6- 10′ tall and 3 – 6 wide.
  • Osmanthus heterophyllus’Rotundifolius’ – False Holly – very hardy shrub to 5 x 5′ or so with fragrant flowers in fall.
  • Osmanthus x fortunei ‘San Jose’ – Tea Olive – Very!! fragrant shrub to 15′ or so.
  • Podocarpus alpinus ‘County Park Fire’ – Alpine Plum Yew -Conifer to about 3′ with bronze winter foliage, then in spring the new shoots emerge creamy turning salmon pink then reddish and finally deep green.
  • Sophora prostrata ‘Little Baby’ -Shrub to about 4′ with zigzag stems and tiny leaflets.  Orange pea flowers late in the season.  Plant in full sun and hold off the fertilizer.
  • Taxus baccata ‘Watnong Gold’ – Dwarf Golden Yew to about 2′ tall and 3′ wide.  Brilliant gold spring foliage.
  • Trachelospermum a. ‘Ogon Nishiki’ – Japanese star jasmine vine to about 8′ with amazing foliage in orange, yellow and green.
Taxus b. 'Watnong Gold'
Taxus b. ‘Watnong Gold’
Cephalotaxus h. 'Korean Gold'
Cephalotaxus h. ‘Korean Gold’
Podocarpus a. 'County Park Fire'
Podocarpus a. ‘County Park Fire’
Sophora p. 'Little Baby'
Sophora p. ‘Little Baby’

A few photos before I start watering.

It’s going to be hot today here in Sebastopol.  A few photos from the nursery before I start watering.

Picea pungens 'Gabelle's Golden Spring'
Picea pungens ‘Gabelle’s Golden Spring’
Fatsia japonica 'Spider's Web'
Fatsia japonica ‘Spider’s Web’
Arisaema dahaiense
Arisaema dahaiense
Arisaema ringens
Arisaema ringens

A few photos from Peacock Horticultural Nursery on this foggy morning.

A few photos from Peacock Horticultural Nursery on this foggy morning:

Aesculus x neglecta 'Erythroblastos'
Aesculus x neglecta ‘Erythroblastos’
Berberis thunbergii 'Orange Rocket'
Berberis thunbergii ‘Orange Rocket’
Acer palmatum 'Olsen's Frosted Strawberry'
Acer palmatum ‘Olsen’s Frosted Strawberry’
Fatsia japonica 'Spider's Web'
Fatsia japonica ‘Spider’s Web’
Chionanthus retusus
Chionanthus retusus
Chionanthus retusus
Chionanthus retusus

It’s Spring @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery

Happy Spring!

Paeonia suffruticosa 'Shima Daijin'
Paeonia suffruticosa ‘Shima Daijin’
Grevillea lanvandula 'Penola'
Grevillea lanvandula ‘Penola’
Aechmea recurvata 'Aztec Queen'
Aechmea recurvata ‘Aztec Queen’
Acer capertre 'Carnival'
Acer capertre ‘Carnival’
Carex oshimensis 'Everillo' and Lou
Carex oshimensis ‘Everillo’ and Lou
Athyrium 'Ghost'
Athyrium ‘Ghost’
Toona sinensis 'Flamingo'
Toona sinensis ‘Flamingo’
Acer palmatum 'Manyo no sota'
Acer palmatum ‘Manyo no sota’
Stachyrus praecox 'Rubriflorus'
Stachyurus praecox ‘Rubriflorus’
Picea pungens 'Gabelle's Golden Spring'
Picea pungens ‘Gabelle’s Golden Spring’

More new plants arrived today @Peacock Horticultural Nursery

Another plant shipment today including:

  • Aloe arborescens – Torch Aloe – Succulent to 6 – 8′ tall with coral-red flowers.  Hardy to about 22 F.
  • Berberis thunbergii ‘Aurea Nana’ – Dwarf Barberry with great foliage color – golden yellow in spring and red in fall.  2 x 2′, afternoon shade in hot areas.
  • Borinda boliana – Clumping Bamboo – New shoots are pale blue, grows to 24′, and very hardy to 10 F.  Perfers afternoon shade.
  • Buxus sempervirens – variegated – Variegated English Box – Shrub to 4 – 6′ for sun to part shade.
  • Cheilanthes argentea – Silver Cloak Fern – Dwarf Dryland Fern (10″) for rock gardnes. Grow in full sun to part sun.
  • Cheilanthes lanosa – Hairy Lip Fern – Dwarf (8″) Dryland Fern for rock gardens.  Grows in sun to part sun.  Drought tolerant.
  • Chimonocalamus pallens – Clumping Bamboo to 26′, blue-green new culms and orange in fall.  Hardy to 15 F.  Mixed data on sun tolerance.
  • Cryptomeria japonica ‘Kelly’s Fastigiate’ – Conifer to 20′.
  • Cupressus cashmeriana – Kashmir Cypress – A beautiful conifer to 40 – 60′ with blue-green aromatic foliage
  • Deutzia ‘Magicien’ – A deciduous shrub to 7′ or more with pink flowers edged in white in spring.
  • Polystichum setiferum – Soft Shield Fern – 2′ fronds for light to deep shade.
  • Pyrrosia hastata – Felt Fern – 12″ tall clumping fern with three lobed dark green leaves with the leaf backs a felty brown.
  • Pyrrosia lingua ‘Eboshi’ –  Very slow growing Contorted Tongue Fern to 6 – 8″.  Glossy leaves on top with felty brown underneath.
  • Romneya coulteri – Matilija Poppy – Spreading underground to 8′ across and 4-5′ tall with big white flowers with yellow centers.
  • Rosa ‘Sally Holmes’ – Hybrid Musk Rose – Single 5″ white flowers.
  • Thamnochortus insignis – Thatching Reed – Beautiful Restio to 4- 6′.
  • Vaccinium ovatum ‘Blue Madonna’ – Huckleberry – Shade tolerant shrub to 5′ with white flowers and sweet, slightly tart, blue-black fruit.
  • Vitis vinifera ‘Purpurea’- Grape with summer leaves turning burgundy and cabarnet red with deep purple clusters of grapes in fall.
  • Wisteria floribunda ‘Purple Patches’ – Deciduous Vine with very long violet-purple flowers in spring.
Cheilanthes argentea
Cheilanthes argentea
Cheilanthes lanosa
Cheilanthes lanosa
Polystichum setiferum
Polystichum setiferum
Pyrrosia hastata
Pyrrosia hastate
Pyrrosia lingua 'Eboshi'
Pyrrosia lingua ‘Eboshi’