Some new Deciduous Trees are now available at Peacock Horticultural Nursery.

Aesculus turbinata ‘Marble Chip’

We brought these deciduous trees into the nursery late last fall when they were just going dormant for the winter.  They are just starting to leaf out for this season so we have put them out in the nursery for sale.  Limited numbers available of the following in one or two gallon pots:

  • Acer japonicum ‘Ed Woods II’ – Japanese Maple-  Medium sized tree to 15 – 20’+ with very large leaves – up to 10″ across.  Very nice fall colors.
  • Aesculus hippocastanum ‘Memmingeri’ – European Horsechestnut to 40’+ with white flowers in spring.  Leaves are white when they first appear in spring.
  • Aesculus hippocastanum ‘Marble Chip’ – Japanese Horsechestnut Tree – Leaves are pink in green when the emerge in spring and then large green and white variegated leaves.
  • Disanthus cercidifolius ‘Ena Nishiki’  – Shrub to 6’+ with green heart shaped leaves edged in creamy white.  Prefers bright shade.  Very nice fall color.
  • Fagus sylvatica ‘Bicolor Sartini’ – Beech tree to 40′ tall with variegated foliage.
  • Fagus sylvatica ‘Franken’ – Very slow growing Beech with heavily variegated leaves of white and green.  Best in part shade as to avoid burning the foliage in full sun.
  • Fagus sylvatica ‘Nicole’ – Variegated dwarf beech tree for part shade.
  • Fagus sylvatica ‘Rohan Red Weeping’ – A weeping Beech tree to 6 – 8′ with red leaves.
  • Ginkgo biloba ‘Kohout Pendula’ – Dwarf weeping Maidenhair Tree to 5′ (?).  Yellow fall color.
  • Quercus robur ‘Filicifolia’ – Cutleaf English Oak – Tree to 15 – 20′ (?) for full sun.
  • Quercus robur ‘Furst Schwarzenburg’ – Variegated English Oak – Tree to 20 -25′ with a second flush of growth in summer with variegated green and white foliage.
  • Quercus robur ‘Irtha’ – Oak tree to 20′ with clumps of oddly shaped green leaves.
  • Quercus robur ‘Strypemonde’ -Oak tree to 25′ with oddly shaped leaved with cream to white variegation.
  • Quercus x warei ‘Chimney Fire’ –  Columnar Oak Tree to 30 to 40′ tall and only 8 – 10′ wide with very nice fall color.
  • Styrax japonicus ‘Evening Light’ – Japanese Snowball Tree – Small tree to 6′ with purple foliage and white fragrant flowers on maroon stems.

Acer japonicum ‘Ed Wood #2’ Fall Color

Aesculus turbinata ‘Marble Chip’

Disanthus cercidifolius ‘Ena Nishiki’

Quercus robur ‘Furst Schwarzenburg’

Quercus robur ‘Irtha’

Quercus robur ‘Irtha’

Styrax j. ‘Evening Light’




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’

More new plants arrived yesterday @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery.

More new plants arrived yesterday @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery, including:

  • Acer campestre ‘Carnival’ – Variegated Hedge Maple
  • Acer rubrum ‘Vanity’ – Variegated Red Maple
  • Asimina triloba Variegata – Variegated Pawpaw
  • Calycanthus (Sinocalycanthus) raulstonii ‘Venus’ – Sweetshrub – White Flowers
  • Cedrela (Toona) sinensis ‘Flamingo’ – Pink-leaved Chinese Mahogany
  • Clerodendrum t. ‘Golden Glory’– Glorybower
  • Davidia involucrate ‘Platt’s Variegated’ – Variegated Dove Tree
  • Fagus sylvatica ‘Franken’ – European Beech – Slow growing small tree with white and green variegated leaves
  • Fagus sylvatica ‘Aurea Pendula’ – European Beech – Weeping tree with butter-yellow leaves.
  • Ginkgo biloba ‘Sunstream’ –  Ginkgo tree with yellow and green variegated leaves.
  • Quercus cerris ‘Aureo Marmorata’ – Variegated Turkey Oak
  • Quercus robur ‘Castle Howard’ – Variegated English Oak
  • Quercus robur ‘General Pulaski’ – English Oak with recurved leaves
  • Ulmus procera ‘Argenteo-Variegata’ – Variegated English Elm
  • Ulmus hollandica ‘Wredeii’ – Columar Elm with bright yellow leaves.
Acer campestre 'Carnival'

Acer campestre ‘Carnival’


Acer rubrum 'Vanity'

Acer rubrum ‘Vanity’

Ginkgo biloba 'Sunstream'

Ginkgo biloba ‘Sunstream’


Quercus cerris 'Aureo Marmorata'

Quercus cerris ‘Aureo Marmorata’


Quercus robur 'General Pulaski'

Quercus robur ‘General Pulaski’