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New plants arriving today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery

Acer rubrum ‘Vanity’

New one gallon plants arriving today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery include:

  • Acer japonicum ‘Ed Wood II”
  • Acer rubrum ‘Vanity’
  • Acer shirasawanum ‘Blue Moon’
  • Acer x conspicuum ‘Esk Flamingo’
  • Aesculus hippocastanum ‘Memmingeri’
  • Aesculus turbinata ‘Marble Chip’
  • Calycanthus raulstonii ‘Venus’
  • Cornus sanguinea ‘Compressa’
  • Disanthus cercidifolius ‘Ena Nishiki’
  • Fagus sylvatica ‘Striata’
  • Fagus sylvatica ‘Franken’
  • Gingko biloba ‘Weeping Wonder’
  • Magnolia x ‘Black Beauty’
  • Magnolia x ‘Fran Smith’
  • Nyssa sylvatica ‘Sheri’s Cloud’
  • Quercus patraea ‘Purpurea’
  • Quercus robur ‘Castle Howard’
  • Quercus rubra ‘Aurea’
  • Styrax japonicus ‘Evening Light’
  • Ulmus  x hollandica ‘Wredei’
  • Ulmus parvifolia ‘Lois Hole’
  • Ulmus parvifolia ‘Mottled Molly’
Acer japonicum ‘Wood’s #2’
Ulmus X hollandica ‘Wredei’
Acer x conspicuum ‘Esk Flamingo’
Aesculus turbinata ‘Marble Chip’
Calycanthus raulstonii ‘Venus’
Disanthus cercidifolius ‘Ena Nishiki’
Styrax j. ‘Evening Light’

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’

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’

 

More new plants arrived today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery.

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.
Halesia t. 'Silver Splash'
Halesia t. ‘Silver Splash’

New Trees arriving @Peacock Horticultural Nursery

New trees (and one new variegated shrub) available in one gallons at Peacock Horticultural Nursery this week:

  • Acer campestre ‘Carnival’
  • Acer japonicum ‘Ed Woods II’
  • Acer palmatum ‘Ghost Dancer’
  • Acer x freemanii ‘Starbright’ –  Variegated Maple- foliaged splashed with gold (Acer rubrum x Acer saccharinum)
  • Aesculus x neglecta ‘Erythroblastos’ – Yellow Horsechestnut
  • Fagus sylvatica ‘Rohanii Gold’ – Beech Tree – Spring foliage bright yellow fading to apple green
  • Ginkgo biloba ‘Jehoshaphat’ – Dwarf Ginkgo
  • Ginkgo biloba  ‘Majestic Butterfly’ – Variegated Ginkgo
  • Ginkgo biloba ‘Weeeping Wonder’ – Prostrate Female Ginkgo
  • Ilex verticillata ‘Sunsplash’ – Variegated female holly
  • Parrotia persica ‘Persian Lace’ – Variegated Persian Ironwood
  • Quercus cerris ‘Aureo Marmorata’ – Variegated Turkey Oak
  • Quercus robur ‘Concordia’ – English Oak – Spring foliage bright yellow fading to green by summer
  • Quercus robur ‘Irtha’ – English Oak – Foliage congested, crimped, with yellow spots
Echeveria agavoides 'Prolifera'
Echeveria agavoides ‘Prolifera’

New Plants in the Nursery – April 2011

Here are some of the new plants now available at Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  • Acacia cognata ‘Mini Cog’ (Cousin Itt Acacia)
  • Acer palmatum ‘Purple Ghost’ (Japanese Maple)
  • Acer platanoides ‘Purple Globe’ (Norway Maple)
  • Aesculus x carnea ‘Variegata’ (Variegated Horse Chestnut)
  • Agave xylonacantha (Saw Leaf Agave)
  • Betula pendula ‘Crimson Frost’ (Purple Leaf Birch Tree)
  • Brachychiton rupestris (Queensland Bottle Tree)
  • Calibanus hookeri (Mexican Boulder)
  • Calothamnus villosus (Silky Net Bush)
  • Centaurea gymnocarpa (Velvet Centaurea)
  • Cephalotaxus harringtonia ‘Korean Gold’ (Plum Yew)
  • Cornus capitata x kousa ‘Norman Hadden’ (Dogwood Tree)
  • Cornus controversa ‘Variegata’ (Variegated Dogwood Tree)
  • Cornus florida ‘Cloud Nine’ (Dogwood Tree)
  • Cornus kousa ‘Kristen Lipka’s Variegated Weeper’ (Weeping Variegated Dogwood)
  • Cornus sericea ‘Silver and Gold’ (Variegated Yellow Twig Dogwood)
  • Cotinus coggygria ‘Golden Spirit’ (Golden Smoke Tree)
  • Cotyledon orbiculata ‘Lighthouse Road’ (Pig’s Ears)
  • Cupressus cashmeriana (Khasmir Cypress Tree)
  • Drimys lanceolata (Mountain Pepper)
  • Echeveria lilacina (Ghost Echeveria)
  • Fothergilla major ‘Blue Shadow’ (Witch Alder)
  • Ginkgo biloba ‘Chase Manhattan’ (Dwarf Maidenhair Tree)
  • Ginkgo biloba ‘Munchkin’ (Dwarf Maidenhair Tree)
  • Ginkgo biloba ‘Sunstream’ (Variegated Maidenhair Tree)
  • Grevillea ‘Pink Midget’
  • Ilex aquifolium ‘Ferox Variegata’ (Variegated English Holly)
  • Juniperus communis ‘Gold Cone’ (Juniper)
  • Kalanchoe ‘Fantastic’ – Wow!! (Variegated Paddle Plant)
  • Leucadendron ‘Jester (Sunshine Conebush)
  • Luma apiculata ‘Glanleam Gold’ (Gold Chilean Myrtle)
  • Nyssa sylvatica ‘Sheri’s Cloud’ (Variegated Black Gum/Tupelo/Sourgum)
  • Odontonema callistachyum (Purple Firespike)
  • Paeonia latiflora ‘Coral Charm’ (Chinese Peony)
  • Paeonia latiflora ‘Festiva Maxima’ (Chinese Peony)
  • Paeonia latiflora ‘Red Charm’ (Chinese Peony)
  • Paeonia latiflora ‘Salmon Glory’ (Chinese Peony)
  • Quercus robur ‘Furst Schwarzenburg’ (Variegated English Oak)
  • Rhodocoma capensis (Restio)
  • Robinia pseudoacacia ‘Lace Lady’ (Contorted Blacl Locust)
  • Russelia equisetiformis ‘Flamingo Park’ (Pink Coral Plant)
  • Sequoia sempervirens ‘Kelly’s Prostrate’ (Prostrate Coast Redwood)
  • Taxus cuspidata ‘Aurea Low Boy’ (Japanese Yew)
  • Viburnum carlesii ‘Aurora’ (Korean Spice Viburnum)
  • Viburnum tinus ‘Variegatum’ (Variegated Laurustinus)
Odontonema callistachyum
Odontonema callistachyum

New Plants available for June

New plants available at Peacock Horticultural Nursery this month:
  • Abies koreana ‘Horstmann’s Silberlocke’ – Korean Fir Tree with blue/white needles and steely-blue cones
  • Acer campestre ‘Carnival’ – Variegated Maple with white and green leaves
  • Acer palmatum ‘Purple Ghost’ – Maple with purple leaves.
  • Aesculus hippocastanum ‘Lanciata’ – Horse Chestnut with incised leaves and white flowers
  • Betula pendula ‘Trost Dwarf’ – Elegant dwarf thread-leaf Birch Tree
  • Cercis canadensis ‘Hearts of Gold’ – Redbud Tree with chartreuse leaves – WOW!
  • Hibiscus x moscheutos ‘Kopper King’ – Hardy Hibiscus with 12″ white flowers with a red eye and burgundy foliage.
  • Liriodendron tulipifera ‘Aureomarginata’ – Variegated Tulip Tree
  • Paeonia lutea var. ludlowii – Tree Peony with yellow flowers
  • Pinus densiflora ‘Low Glow’ – Dwarf Japanese Red Pine with bright green needles
  • Pinus parviflora ‘Goldilocks’ –  Japanese White Pine with blue-green needles frosted golden yellow
  • Zelkova serrata ‘Goshiki’ – A variegated Zelkova with white and green leaves
Abies 'Horstmann's Silberlocke'
Abies 'Horstmann's Silberlocke'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Acer c. 'Carnival'
Acer c. 'Carnival'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Acer p. 'Purple Ghost'
Acer p. 'Purple Ghost'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Aesculus h. 'Lanciata'
Aesculus h. 'Lanciata'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Betula p. 'Trost Dwarf'
Betula p. 'Trost Dwarf'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cercis c. 'Hearts of Gold'
Cercis c. 'Hearts of Gold'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hibiscus x m. 'Kopper King'
Hibiscus x m. 'Kopper King'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Liriodendron t. 'Aureomarginata'
Liriodendron t. 'Aureomarginata'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pinus d. 'Low Glow'
Pinus d. 'Low Glow'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pinus p. 'Goldilocks'
Pinus p. 'Goldilocks'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Zelkova s. 'Goshiki'
Zelkova s. 'Goshiki'