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A few photos from Peacock Horticultural Nursery from a beautiful spring weekend.

Spring is here!

Fatsia ‘Spider Web’
Acer pseudoplantanus ‘Esk Sunset’
Iris PCH – Canyon Snow’
Quercus robur ‘Furst Schwarzenburg’
Quercus robur ‘General Pulaski’
Aechmea recurvata ‘Red Form’
Aesculus turbinata ‘Marble Chip’
Acer p. ‘Baby Ghost’
Acer p. ‘Beni Fushigi’
Acer longipes ‘Gold Coin’
Agave parrasana x colorata
Aralia cordata ‘Sun King’


Calycanthus raulstonii ‘Hartlage Wine’
Athyrium ‘Ghost’
Iris PCH – Idyllwild’

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

A few photos from around Peacock Horticultural Nursery after the rain today.

A few photos from around Peacock Horticultural Nursery after the rain today.

Aechmea recurvata ‘ Aztec Queen’
Billbergia ‘Diane’
Beschorneria yuccoides
Davidia involucrata ‘Lady Sunshine’
Physocarpus o. ‘Center Glow’



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’

Acacias are in bloom @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery

Acacias currently available @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  • Acacia covenyi
  • Acacia cultriformis
  • Acacia iteaphylla
  • Acacia parvissima
  • Acacia redolens ‘Desert Carpet’
  • Acacia redolens ‘Low Boy’
  • Acacia riceana
  • Acacia stenophylla
  • Acacia vestita
Acacia pravissima
Acacia pravissima

Spring foliage @Peacock Horticultural Nursery

New spring foliage!  My favorite time of year as all the plants in the nursery are beginning to wake up.  Here are a few photos of currently available plants @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  • Abies pindrow
  • Acer campestre ‘Carnival’
  • Aesculus x neglecta ‘Erythroblastos’
  • Betula pendula ‘Golden Cloud’
  • Disanthus cercidifolius ‘Ena Nishiki’
  • Parrotia persica ‘Lamplighter’
  • Sambucus r. ‘Plumosa Aurea’
  • Toona sinensis ‘Flamingo’
Acer campestre ‘Carnival’
Toona sinensis ‘Flamingo’
Disanthus cercidifolius ‘Ena Nishiki’
Abies pindrow
Parrotia persica ‘Lamplighter’
Betula pendula ‘Golden Cloud’
Sambucus r. ‘Plumosa Aurea’
Aesculus x neglecta ‘Erythroblastos’


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