Category Archives: New Arrivals

More new plants just arrived this morning @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery.

A few more plants arrived this morning @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

Campanula ‘Pink Octopus’
  • Adiantum x tracyi (Maidenhair Fern) – a cross between A. aleuticum and A. jordanii.  And evergreen fern to 20″ with black stems and green leaves.
  • Asplenium trichomanes ‘Cristatum” (Crested Maidenhair Spleenwort) – small fern, to 12″ with black stems and green leaves with crested ends.
  • Athyrium niponicum ‘Apple Court’ (Crested Japanese Painted Fern) – leaves are marked with purple, silver and green, and the ends are crested, to 1′ tall and 1-2′ wide.
  • Campanula punctate ‘Pink Octopus’ (Bellflower) – a spreading perennial with octopus-like pendulous pink flowers.
  • Polypodium scouleri (Leather-leaf Fern) – a slowly spreading evergreen fern native to the west coast, to 8 -10″.  Very hardy and drought tolerant, but looks better and spreads faster with watering.

New Mangaves and a new Manfreda are now available @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery.

Finally have some of the many exciting new Mangaves  and a new Manfreda available @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery.

Mangave ‘Moon Glow’
  • Manfreda undulate ‘Mint Chocolate Chip’ – Like one of my favorite plants – Manfreda ‘Chocolate Chips’, Mint Chocolate Chip has wider wavy leaves, darker spotting and the leaves are even more silver-blue.
  • Mangave ‘Inkblot’ – Another Agave and  Manfreda cross to 6 – 8″ tall and 18 – 22″ wide, with dark spotting on leaves.
  • Mangave ‘Moon Glow’ – Another cross, this one between Mangave ‘Bloodspot’ and Manfreda ‘Chocolate Chips’, to 6″ tall and 2′ wide, with dark spotting.

More new plants arriving today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery

Agapanthus ‘Twister’

More new plants arriving today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery

  • Adenanthos cuneatus ‘Coral Drift’ – Flame Bush – Shrub with wedge-shaped foliage to 2 – 4′ tall and 3 – 5′ wide.   New growth is bright pink. Hardy to 15 -20 F
  • Adiantum capillus-veneris ‘Banksianum’ – Maidenhair Fern – Small , to about 18″, evergreen fern with black stems and small green leaves.  Hardy to 20 F
  • Agapanthus ‘Twister’ – Lily of the Nile – Flowers, to 4′ high, are white with violet-blue at the base of each flower.
  • Agave celsii var. albicans ‘UCB’ – A clumping Agave to 2′.  Hardy to about 18 F.
  • Aloe cheranganiensis – Cherangani Hills Aloe – To 3-4′ with orange-red flowers in fall/winter. Hardy to 25 F.
  • Arctostaphylos densiflora ‘Howard McMinn’ – Manzanita – Native CA shrub to 6 – 10′ tall and wide with dark red bark and white/pink flowers.
  • Beschorneria yuccoides – Amole – a hardy Agave relative, forming a clump to about 3′, with tall red flower stalks in summer covered with green flowers with red bracts.
  • Cryptbergia ‘Red Burst’ – Clumping Bromeliad with bronzy-red leaves to about 1 foot.  Hardy to about 26 F.
  • Eremophila glabra ‘Grey Horizon’ – Groundcover shrub to 1′ tall and 4-6′ wide.  Attractive grey foliage, low water needs and hardy to about 20 F.
  • Euphorbia caput-medusa – Medusa’s Head – Succulent to 1′ tall and 3′ spread.  Hardy to about 23 F.
  • Euphorbia resinifera – Moroccan MoundSucculent to 1-2′ tall by up to 6′ wide.  Full sun in coastal locations and afternoon shade inland. Hardy to about 20 F.
  • Gasteraloe ‘Midnight’ – A succulent cross of and an Aloe and a Gasteria resulting in a plant with dark purple mature leaves to about 1′. Hardy to about 25 F.
  • Graptosedum ‘Vera Higgins’ – Succulent with bronze foliage to <1′ tall.  Full Sun on coast to part sun inland.  Great trailing over edge of a bed or pot.  Hardy to 25 F or perhaps lower.
  • Leucospermum ‘Brandi Dela Cruz’ – Brandi Sky-Rocket Pincushion – To 4 – 7′ tall, with orange flowers.  Hardy to about 25 F.
  • Melaleuca incana ‘Prostrate Form’ – Prostrate Gray Honey-myrtle – Gray soft foliage to 1-2′ high and trailing down 4 – 6′.  Hardy to about 20 F.
  • Oscularia caulescens – Succulent groundcover to <1′ tall and 2-3′ wide with pink flowers. Hardy to 15 – 20 F.
  • Salvia microphylla ‘Berzerkeley’ – to 24″ tall and 3′ wide with pink flowers.
  • Senecio jacobsenii – Trailing Jade –  Succulent trailing to as much as 4′ with orange flowers.  Hardy to at least 20 F.
  • Tanacetum haradjanii – Silver Tansy – gray foliage plant <1 tall and 2′ wide with yellow flowers.
  • Vriecantarea ‘Julietta’ – a large Bromeliad cross (Alcantarea x Vriesea) to 3′ and 4′ wide with purple and green leaves.  Hardy to 30 F
  • Yucca rostrata ‘Blue Velvet’ – Big Bend Yucca – Slow growing yucca to 12 – 15′ tall and 4′ wide.  Blue-gray foliage and hardy to 0 F.
Yucca rostrata ‘Blue Velvet’
Beschorneria yuccoides
Euphorbia caput-medusae
Senecio jacobsenii
Gasteraloe ‘Midnight’
Agave celsii car albicans ‘UCB’
Adenanthos cuneatus ‘Coral Drift’
Euphorbia resinifera

New plants arriving today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery

Leucospermum ‘Tango’

New plants arriving today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  • Adenanthos sericeus (Coast Wollybush) – Shrub or small tree (6 – 10′ tall) with soft gray needle-like foliage.  Hardy to 20 – 25 F.  Tip damage may occur below 24 F.  For full sun on the coast to part shade inland.
  • Agave ‘Blue Glow’ – Hardy Agave to 1-2′ tall x 2-3′ wide with blue leaves edged in red and yellow.
  • Brahea edulis (Guadalupe Palm) – Hardy fan palm to 20+ feet tall for full sun. Slow growing.
  • Chamaedorea microspadix (Hardy Bamboo Palm) – a suckering palm for shade.  8′ tall or less.  Hardy to about 23 F.
  • Chamaerops humilis cerifera (Blue Mediterranean Fan Palm) – Suckering (multi-trunked) palm .  8-10′ tall, for full sun.  Very hardy to 5 – 10 F.
  • Cordyline ‘Design a line Burgundy’ – Clump forming Cordyline with burgundy weeping foliage to 3′.
  • Dicksonia Antarctica (Tasmanian Tree Fern)  – Hardy tree fern to about 15′ and 6-10 wide.  Hardy and evergreen to the low 20 F, but will resprout  at 19 F.
  • Echeveria agavoides ‘Ebony’ – Succulent with dark “black” edges in full sun.
  • Lampranthus deltoids (syn Oscularia deltoids) – Pink Iceplant – Hardy succulent groundcover for full sun.  Blue-green foliage, dark pink stems and pink flowers.
  • Leucadendron Ebony – 3-4′ tall shrub with dark foliage and burgundy flowers.
  • Leucospermum ‘Tango’ – (L. glabrum x L. lineare) – Drought tolerant shrub with amazing orange-red flowers.  Grows to 6 – 8′ and 4 – 6′ wide.
  • Nolina nelson (Blue Nolina) – Both a very drought tolerant and very hardy shrub to 4 – 8′ tall.
  • Trachycarpus takil – Takil Palm – Fan palm up to 40′, but very slowly.  Very hardy to 15 F, for full sun to part sun.
  • Yucca ‘Bright Star’ – Finally have some 4″ of this variegated  yellow and green Yucca.  1-2′ tall for full sun.

More new plants arriving this afternoon @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery. Must be spring!

A few more new plants arriving this afternoon @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  • Acacia redolens ‘Low Boy’
  • Astelia ‘Silver Shadow’
  • Banksia s. ‘Schnapper Point’
  • Brahea armata – Blue Fan Palm- 15 gallon pots
  • Correa ‘Wyns Wonder’
  • Cotinus c. ‘Golden Spirit’
  • Deutzia ‘Magicien’
  • Echeveria agavoides ‘Ebony’
  • Fatsia j. ‘Spider Web’
  • Ribes s. ‘King Edward VII’
  • Ribes s. ‘White Icicle’
  • Yucca elephantipes ‘Variegata’
  • Yucca pallida
Banksia s. ‘Schnapper Point’
Deutzia ‘Magicien’
Yucca pallida

New shipment of Tillandsias (Air Plants/bromeliads) arriving today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery!

New Tillandsias (Air Plants/bromeliads) arriving today.  All of these new plants will be in bud.

  • Tillandsia aeranthos Purple Giant
  • Tillandsia aeranthos Purple Leather
  • Tillandsia bradeana x Roland-Gosselinii
  • Tillandsia bulbosa
  • Tillandsia butzii x seleriana
  • Tillandsia capitata Rubra
  • Tillandsia cereicola
  • Tillandisa comarapaensis
  • Tillandsia concolor x Rodrigueziana
  • Tillandsia excerta x fasciculata
  • Tillandsia excerta x velutina
  • Tillandsia fasciculata Golden Torch
  • Tillandsia fasciculata x ionantha
  • Tillandsia latifolia
  • Tillandsia paucifolia Red Hybrid
  • Tillandsia stricta v. Maharja
  • Tillandsia xerographica x concolor
Tillandsia velutina
Tillandsia bulbosa
Tillandsia xerographica x concolor
Tillandsia fasciculata x ionantha
Tillandsia exserta x fasciculata
Tillandsia capitata Rubra
Tillandsia aeranthos Purple Leather

More new plants today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery

A few more new plants arrived today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery, including:

  • Grevillea victoriae ‘Murray Valley Queen’
  • Protea cynaroides ‘Mini King’
  • Protea nerifolia ‘Pink Ice’
  • Pyrrosia lingua ‘Ogon Nishiki’  – Variegated Tongue Ferns
Grevillea victoriae ‘Murray Valley Queen’

 

New plants today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery

New plants today include:

  • Agave pumila
  • Agave striata ‘East of Ramos’
  • Bulbine natalensis
  • Cordyline ‘Jive’
  • Deuterocohnia lorentziana – Bromeliad
  • Echeveria prolifica
  • Eucomis c. ‘Sparkling Burgundy’
  • Veltheimia bracteata ‘Comet Yellow’

In addition, these plants were brought up from the back and our now available in one gallon pots, including:

  • Acer p. ‘Mikawa yatsubusa’
  • Acer p. ‘Olsen’s Frosted Strawberry’
  • Acer p. ‘Purple Ghost’
  • Acer pseudoplatanus ‘Esk Sunset’ – Maple
  • Cornus kousa ‘Summer Fun’ – Variegated Dogwood
  • Davidia i. ‘Aya nishiki’ – Variegated Dove Tree
  • Davidia I. ‘Lady Sunshine’ – Variegated Dove Tree
  • Gingko b. ‘Mariken’
  • Juniperus horizontalis ‘ Golden Wiltonii’
  • Taxus baccata ‘Watnong Gold’
Agave pumila
Bulbine natalensis
Bulbine natalensis
Deuterocohnia lorentziana
Veltheimia bracteata ‘Yellow Comet’
Acer palmatum ‘Purple Ghost’

New Conifers and a few types of deciduous trees arrived today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery

New Conifers and a few types of deciduous trees arrived today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  • Abies koreana ‘Kohouts Icebreaker’ – Korean Fir
  • Calocedrus decurrens ‘Berrima Gold’ – Golden Incense Cedar – Does not want summer water.
  • Cercidiphyllum japonicum ‘Claim Jumper’ – Golden Kadsura – Gold-leaf selection.
  • Chamaecyparis lawsoniana ‘Imbricata Pendula’ –  Lawson Cypress – Whipcord-like foliage.
  • Chamaecyparis nootkatensis ‘Sparkling Arrow’ – Alaska Cedar – Foliage green and creamy-white.
  • Chamaecyparis obtusa ‘Chirimen’ – Dwarf Hinoki Cypress
  • Davidia involucrata ‘Lady Sunshine’ – Variegated Dove Tree
  • Fagus sylvatica ‘Ansorgei’ – European Beech Tree – With long, narrow, purple foliage.
  • Fagus sylvatica ‘Nicole’ – Variegated European Beech
  • Metasequoia glyptostoboides ‘Miss Grace’ – Dawn Redwood – Weeping form.
  • Metasequoia glyptostoboides ‘North Light’ (Schirrmann’s Nordlicht) –  Dawn Redwood – Dwarf variegated form.
  • Metasequoia glyptostoboides ‘Silhouette’ – Dawn Redwood – Creamy-white variegation.
  • Picea abies ‘Aurea Magnifica’ – Golden Norway Spruce
  • Picea abies ‘Farnsburg’ – Norway Spruce – Weeping Habit
  • Picea mariana ‘Aureovariegata’ – Variegated Black Spruce
  • Picea pungens ‘Dietz Prostrate’ –   Colorado Spruce – Blue Foliage, 1′ tall x 10 wide
  • Picea pungens ‘Gabelle’s Golden Spring’ – Colorado Spruce – Butter-yellow new foliage in spring.
  • Picea pungens ‘Maigold’ – Colorado Spruce – Gold- yellow spring foliage.
  • Pinus cembra ‘Big Blue’ – Swiss Stone Pine – Long, blue needles.
  • Sequoia sempervirens ‘Kelly’s Prostrate’ – Coast Redwood – Prostrate Form.
Calocedrus d. 'Berrima Gold'
Calocedrus d. ‘Berrima Gold’
Chamaecyparis n. 'Sparkling Arrow'
Chamaecyparis n. ‘Sparkling Arrow’
Abies k. 'Kohouts IceBreaker'
Abies k. ‘Kohouts IceBreaker’

 

 

New Tillandsias just arrived @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery

Tillandsia aeranthos Hybrid
Tillandsia aeranthos Hybrid

New Tillandsias (air plants) just arrived @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery today:

  • Tillandsia aeranthos Hybrid (blooming)
  • T. fasciculate Hybrid (Blooming)
  • T. stricta Angel White (blooming)
  • T. stricta Black Beauty (blooming)
  • T. stricta Cousin It
  • T. stricta Rio Negro (blooming)
  • T. stricta Stiff Blue
  • T. stricta The Broom (blooming)
Tillandsia stricta Stiff Blue
Tillandsia stricta Stiff Blue
Tillandsia aeranthos Hybrid
Tillandsia aeranthos Hybrid