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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’

 

New Variegated Agaves

A few new variegated Agaves are now available at Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

Agave bracteosa ‘Monterrey Frost’ – Frosted Candelabrum Agave

Agave leopoldii ‘Hammer Time’ – Hammer Time Century Plant

Agave murpheyi ‘Engard’ – Variegated Hohokam Agave

Agave parasana ‘Fireball’ – Variegated Caggage Head Agave

Agave potatorum ‘Snowfall’ – Variegated Butterfly Agave

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In addition to these new variegated Agaves above, we also have many great variegated Agaves available that are a bit less new, including:

Agave americana var. marginata – Variegated Century Plant

Agave americana var. medio-picta – Yellow-striped Century Plant

Agave americana var. medio-picta ‘Alba’ – White striped Century Plant

Agave americana ‘Opal’ – Opal Century Plant

Agave americana var striata – Yellow-striped Century Plant

Agave angustifolia ‘Marginata’ – Caribbean Agave

Agave attenuata ‘Kara’s Stripes’ – Variegated Fox Tail Agave

Agave ‘Cornelius’ – Quasimoto Agave

Agave ‘Cream Spike’ (syn. Agave parryi minima variegata) – Cream Spike Agave

Agave demetiana ‘Variegata’ – Variegated Smooth Agave

Agave guiengola ‘Cream Brulee’ – Cream Burlee Century Plant

Agave lopantha ‘Quadricolor’ – Quadricolor Century Plant

Agave macroacantha ‘Blue Ribbon – Blue Ribbon Century Plant

Agave mitis ‘Multicolor’ (aka: Agave celsii ‘Multicolor’) – Multicolor Century Plant

Agave potatorum ‘Kichiokan Marginata’ (syn. Agave ‘Kissho Kan’) – Dwarf Variegated Butterfly Agave

Agave schidigera ‘Shira ito no Ohi’ – Queen of White Thread-leaf Agave

Agave ‘Tradewinds’ (syn. Agave potatorum ‘Variegata’) – Tradewinds Century Plant

Agave victoriae-reginae ‘Golden Princess’ – Variegated Queen Victoria Agave

Agave weberi ‘Arizona Star’ – Variegated Weber Agave