A few of these new plants (all one gallon plants) that arrived today, are bit more on the unusual side @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery:
Acer rufinerve ‘Winter Gold’ – A snake bark Maple to 20′ with golden bark. Best in afternoon shade.
Aesculus tubinata ‘Marble Chip’ – Variegated Japanese Horse Chestnut – Large, creamy white and green variegated leaves. This selection is supposed to be more scorch resistant than some of the other variegated forms.
Betula pendula ‘Golden Cloud’ – Birch with butter-yellow leaves in the spring. Trees to 15 – 20′. Protect from afternoon sun.
Calycanthus raustonii ‘Hartlage Wine’ – Sweetshrub – 10′ shrub with 2″ wine colored flowers in summer.
Cornus alternifolia ‘Argentea’ – Variegated Pagoda Dogwood – White variegated leaves on a tree to 15 – 25′ with tiered/layered horizontal branching.
Carpinus betula ‘Foliis Argenteovariegatis Pendula’ – Variegated weeping Hornbeam to 10′ x 10′.
Cornus kousa chinensis ‘Kristen Lipka’s Variegated Weeper’ or KLVW – A variegated weeping Dogwood.
Disanthus c. ‘Ena nishiki’ – A 6 to 10 shrub for part shade with variegated blue-green leaves with a white margin. Small dark purple flowers in October. For Part shade.
Fagus sylvatica ‘Brathay Purple’ – Beech tree to 20 to 26′ with curled, dark red/purple foliage.
Fagus sylvatica ‘Franken’ – Variegated Beech – A slow growing tree to 10′ with white and green variegated foliage.
Fagus sylvatica ‘Mercedes’ – Dwarf Beech with green, willowlike foliage turning bronze in the Fall.
Ginkgo biloba ‘Anny’s Dwarf’ – A dwarf tree to 5 – 6′.
Ginkgo biloba ‘Layin Low’ – Prostrate form to 2′ x 3-4′ wide.
Gingko biloba ‘Sunstream’ – Variegated form with yellow and green leaves.
Ginkgo biloba ‘Tremonia’ – A narrow form to 30 – 50 tall, and only 6′ wide.
Halesia tetraptera ‘Silver Splash’ – Variegated Carolina Silverbell – Small understory tree with white flowers and winged fruit.
Quercus patraea ‘Purpurea’ – Purple Sessile Oak – purple leaves on a slow growing tree to 50′.
Zelkova serrata ‘Goshiki’ – Small tree with variegated white and green leaves.
Are is a list of the new plants that just arrived @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery this evening:
Acacia redolens ‘Low Boy’ – Prostrate Acacia – Great large scale groundcover for tough places. 1 -2′ tall and 10 to 15′ wide. Very hardy 10 – 15 F and low water needs.
Agave striata forma purpurea – Maguey Espadín – A very hardy clustering Agave. 1 to 2′ tall, forming clumps to 3 to 5 feet wide. Leaves will flush purple in full sun. Very low water needs.
Agave parrasana ‘Fireball’ – Just rec’d a few more of this great variegated Cabbage head Agave. Solitary plants to 2′ x 2′ with Blue-gray leaves variegated with cream margins. Requires Full sun and very low water needs. Hardy to 15 F.
Agave vilmoriniana ‘Stained Glass’ – Variegated Octopus Agave – to 4′ foot unarmed green leaves with creamy yellow margins.
Aloe brevifolia – A groundcover rosette-forming Aloe with white spines along the margins. To about 1′. Hardy to about 20 F.
Aloe lineata var. muirii – A clustering Aloe with yellow green leaves with red lines and red teeth. Hardy to about 20 F. Low water needs.
Aloe marlothii – Mountain Aloe – Large solitary Aloe to 8 – 10′. Hardy to about 20 F. Low water needs.
Aloe x nobilis – Golden toothed Aloe – A rosette forming Aloe to 2′ with golden toothed leaves. Hardy to about 20 F and low water needs.
Aloe reitzii – Solitary Aloe to about 3′ with red flowers in summer.
Aloe rubroviolacea – Arabian Aloe – Forming clumps to 3′ tall and 6′ wide with pink toned leaves. Red flowers in late fall. Needs perfect drainage. Hardy to about 20 F and low water needs.
Aloe striatula ‘Burly’- Described a “bomb proof” Aloe. Very hardy and tolerates wet winters also. Yellow flowers on a 6′ x 6′ succulent shrub. Hardy to 15 F and low water needs.
Aloe wickensii – Geelaalwyn – Solitary Aloe to 2-3′ with bi-colored flowers of red and yellow in late winter.
Beschorneria albiflora – Trunking Beschorneria – Agave relative to 2-3′ with inflorescence to 6′. White flowers quickly taking on pink tone. Hardy to 15 – 20 F. Medium water needs.
Dasylirion longissimum – Mexican Tree – to 6 – 10′. Hardy to leass than 15 F and low water needs.Grass
Dichondra sericea – Silver Ponysfoot – Groundcover 1-2″ tall and spreading. Great for hanging over the edge of a pot. Hardy to 10 F and medium water needs.
Echeveria agavoides ‘Prolifera’ – 12″ wide with pink to red tinge near the ends of the leaves, and darker red terminal leaf ends. Hardy to 15 F
Echeveria Latte Rose’ – (E. agavoides x lilacina) Brown Ghost plant – 8- 10″ wides with leaves the color of coffee with cream, with a slight pink tone. Hardy to 15 F and low water needs.
Current members of the following Botanicals Gardens will receive a 10% discount @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery:
Quarry Hill Botanical Gardens
S.F. Botanical Gardens
Berkeley Botanical Gardens
I am a retail nursery, but landscapers and garden designers may receive discounts with a valid CA resale permit. Without exception, No discounts will be given to the clients of professional landscapers or designers – as these discounts are a professional courtesy only offered to others in my profession.
There are also discounts on selected marked down plants.