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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

Lots of blooms on my morning walk thru Peacock Horticultural Nursery

Lots of blooms on my morning walk thru Peacock Horticultural Nursery.

Paeonia ‘Bartzella’
Cornus (nuttalli x kousa) ‘Venus’
Philadelphus ‘Snow Velvet’
Iris
Anigozanthos ‘Big Red’
Leucospermum ‘High Gold’
Deutzia ‘Magicien’
Callistemon pityoides
Beschorneria septentrionalis x decosteriana
Weigela f. ‘Rubidor’
Clematis ‘Rebecca’
Cornus alternifolia ‘Golden Showers’
Iris

More spring photos from Peacock Horticultural Nursery

A few photos between rain storms from Peacock Horticultural Nursery.

Arisaema dahaiense
Daphne x burkwoodii ‘Carol Mackie’
Pinellia tripartita ‘Free Tibet’
Pinellia tripartita ‘Free Tibet’
Beschorneria septentrionalis x decosteriana
Mangave x ‘Spotted Borders’
Ulmus X hollandica ‘Wredeii’
Echeveria colorata ‘Mexican Giant’

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’

 

 

New plant Shipment today at Peacock Horticultural Nursery

A few new plants today including:

  • Agave ovatifolia ‘Frosty Blue’ – Whale’s Tongue Agave – Very hardy to 5 F, 3-4′ tall .  and wide.  These are nice 7 gallon specimen plants.
  • Amaryllis belladonna ‘Alba’ – White Naked Lady Bulbs – Available in one gallon pots.
  • Anigozanthus ‘Big Red’ – Red Kangaroo Paws – Big and full five gallon plants – 6 feet tall!  Really nice!  Hardy and evergreen to 25 F, and will re-sprout to about 20 F.
  • Beschorneria yuccoides – Amole – Green and red flowers in summer, 4-5′ tall, hardy to <15 F, and low water needs.
  • Cordyline ‘Cha Cha’ – Nice, full two gallons available. Hardy to about 20 F.  clumping 3-4′ weeping leaves of apricot, peach, yellow, and green.
  • Cycas panahihuaensis – Panahihua Sago Palm.  3-4′ pinnate leaves on a 4-6′ trunk.  Very Hardy and evergreen to 20 F, and deciduous to about 10 F or lower.  Large specimen plant available in 10 gallon Squat Pot.
  • Echeveria agavoides ‘Maria’ – Large rosette succulent to 1′ tall and wide, with red edged leaves.  Very hardy to 14 F.  Low water needs.
  • Eucalyptus ‘Moon Lagoon’ – Fine Leafed Mallee – Small tree 4 – 8′ tall, hardy to about 23 F.
  • Leucadendron ‘Safari Sunset’ –  Safari Conebush – Great specimen shrub with red and yellow flowers to 8′ tall.  Low water needs.
  • Melaleuca incana ‘Prostrate Form’  – Prostrate Gray Honey-myrtle – Great for spilling over a pot or wall.  1-2′ tall and 4-6 wide.  Low water needs.
  • Protea ‘Sylvia’ – Big pink flowers on a 6′ shrub.  Low water needs.  Hardy to mid-twenties.
Anigozanthus 'Big Red'
Anigozanthus ‘Big Red’
Agave ovatifolia 'Frosty Blue'
Agave ovatifolia ‘Frosty Blue’
Cycas panzhihuaensis
Cycas panzhihuaensis

 

More new plants arriving tomorrow afternoon @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery

A few more new plants arriving tomorrow at Peacock Horticultural Nursery, including:

  • Agave asperrima – Syn. Agave scabra – Rough Century Plantave – Medium Agave
  • (3 – 4′) with blue-gray leaves.  Hardy to 15 – 20 F.
  • Beschorneria albiflora – Trunking Beschorneria – Hardy to 16 F.
  • Ceiba speciosa – Syn. Chorisia speciosa – Floss Silk Tree – 40 – 60′ tree with large thorns on a green trunk. Pink Flowers.  Hardy to 18 F ?
  • Echeveria agaviodes ‘Prolifera’ – 12″ wide hardy Echeveria with reddish-pink tinge near the leaf edges.
  • Echeveria secunda ‘Blue Mist’ – Hardy Echeveria to 6″ with whitish grey leaves.
  • Hymenosporum flavum – Sweet Shade – Evergreen tree to 40′ with shiny green leaves and yellow fragrant flowers.
  • Senna artemisioides – Feathery Cassia – Hardy, drought tolerant shrub for full sun.  Yellow fragrant flowers. 4 – 6′
Agave asperrima
Agave asperrima
Ceiba speciosa
Ceiba speciosa
Echeveria agavoides 'Prolifera'
Echeveria agavoides ‘Prolifera’

 

Senna artemisioides
Senna artemisioides
Echeveria secunda 'Blue Mist'
Echeveria secunda ‘Blue Mist’

 

 

SALE! SALE! SALE! 30% OR MORE OFF SELECTED PLANTS @ PEACOCK HORTICULTURAL NURSERY

Through September,  I will be marking down selected plants in the nursery, so watch the space for new additons.  Sale plants will have the percentage mark down on the label.  Current list of sale plants include:

30% or more OFF with cash payment only, 25% OFF with credit card payments :

  • Acacia cognate ‘Counsin Itt’ – 5 gallon
  • Acacia stenophylla – 5 gallons
  • Acer nugundo ‘White Lightening – 5 gallons
  • Acer platanoides ‘Crimson King’ – 15 gallon
  • Acer platanoides ‘Walderseei’ – 5 gallons
  • Acer saccharum ‘Monumentale’ – 15 gallon
  • Arbutus ‘Marina’ – 15 gallon
  • Bambusa m. ‘Alphonse Karr’ – 5 gallons
  • Beschorneria yuccoides – 5 gallon
  • Bignonia c. ‘Tangerine Beauty’ – 5 gallon
  • Callistemon c. ‘Jeffersii’ – 5 gallon
  • Callistemon v. ‘Little John’ – 5 gallons
  • Calothamnus g. ‘Spring Torch’ – 5 gallon
  • Calothamnus villosus – 5 gallon
  • Ceanothus t. ‘Zanzibar’ – 5 gallon
  • Cercidiphyllum j. ‘Pendula’ – 5 gallon
  • Cercidiphyllum j ‘Raspberry’ – 5 gallon
  • Cercis c. ‘Hearts of Gold’ – 7 gallon
  • Chimonanthus praecox – 5 gallon
  • Chusquea breviglumis – 15 gallon
  • Clematis armandii ‘Snowdrift’ – 5 gallon
  • Cordyline a. ‘Pink Champagne’ – 7 gallons
  • Cornus capitata x kousa ‘Norman Hadden’ – 5 gallon
  • Cornus capitata x kousa ‘Porlock’ – 5 gallon
  • Cornus kousa ‘Satomi’ – 5 gallon
  • Corylopis spicata – 5 gallon
  • Cryptomeria j. ‘Sekkan-sugi’ – 15 gallon, 5 gallon
  • Dyckia (several varieties and sizes)
  • Grevillea ‘Poorinda Signet’ – 5 gallon, 2 gallons
  • Himalayacalamus f. ‘Damarapa’ – 5 gallon
  • Hydrangeas (several varieties and sizes)
  • Jasinum h. ‘Revolutum’ – 5 gallon
  • Kniphofia u. ‘Wilhelm’s Lance’ – 5 gallon
  • Leucadendron ‘Safari Sunset’ – 5 gallons
  • Leucadendron ‘Pisa’ – 5 gallon
  • Leucadendron ‘Safari Goldstrike’ – 5 gallon
  • Leucadendron ‘Ceres 2’ – 5 gallon
  • Magnolia ‘Daybreak’ – 5 gallon
  • Michella f. ‘Port Wine’ – 5 gallon
  • Phyllostachys nigra – 15 gallon
  • Pittosporum ‘Silver Sheen’ – 15 gallon, 7 gallon
  • Rubus ‘Garden of Eatin’ – Raspberry – 2 gallon
  • Stachyrus p. ‘Rubriflorus’ – 5 gallon
  • Trachycarpus takil – 15 gallon
  • Viburnum dilatatum ‘Michael Dodge’ – 5 gallon
  • Vitex ‘Sensational’ – 5 gallon
  • Yucca elephantipes ‘Silver Star’ 2 gallons

Fig trees and blueberry bushes are marked down even more!

New plants in the Nursery

A few new plants just arrived at Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

Aloe ‘Christmas Carol’ – Kelly Griffin Hybrid

Beschorneria yuccoides ‘Flamingo Glow’ – With Beautiful variegated foliage

Clematis x cartmanii  ‘Avalanche’ – Evergreen Clematis with white flowers.

Hesperaloe parviflora Brakelights – New selection with red flowers

Dyckia ‘Naked Lady’ – Spineless, smooth leaves

Roldana petasites ssp. Cristobalensis – Red-leaved velvet Senecio

 

 

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

Plants Blooming in the Nursery this Month – April 2010

Here are photos taken today of plants blooming in the nursery –

  • Beschorneria albiflora – Trunking Beschoneria
  • Beschorneria septentrionalis x decosteriana -False Red Agave
  • Chionanthus retusus var. serrulatus – Chinese Fringe Tree
  • Cytisus ‘Lena’ – Broom
  • Cytisus ‘Moonlight’ – Broom
  • Deutzia gracilis ‘Chardonnay Pearls’ –  Slender Deutzia
  • Isopogon anethifolius ‘Curra Moors’ – Drumsticks
  • Leucadendron discolor ‘Pom Pom’ – Pom Pom Protea
  • Michelia crassipes
  • Polygonatum x hybridum ‘Grace Barker’ – Grace Barker Solomon’s Seal
  • Rhodohypoxis baurii ‘Picta’
  • Ribes speciosum ‘Rana Creek’ – Rana Creek Gooseberry
  • Sambucus nigra ‘Black Lace’ – Black Lace Elderberry
  • Syringa vulgaris ‘Acubifolia Variegata’ – Variegated Lilac
  • Tradescantia ‘Chedglow’ – Chedglow Spiderwort
  • Viburnum lantana ‘Variegata’ – Variegated Wayfaring Tree
  • Viburnum plicatum ‘Shoshoni’ – Japanese Snowball
  • Weigela florida ‘Variegata’
Beschorneria albiflora
Beschorneria septentrionalis x decosteriana
Chionanthus retusus var. serrulatus
Cytisus 'Lena'
Cytisus 'Moonlight'
Deutzia gracilis 'Chardonnay Pearls'
Isopogon anethifolius 'Curra Moors'
Isopogon anethifolius 'Curra Moors'
Leucadendron discolor 'Pom Pom'
Michelia crassipes
Michelia crassipes
Polygonatum x hybridum 'Grace Barker'
Rhodohypoxis baurii 'Picta'
Ribes speciosum 'Rana Creek'
Sambucus nigra 'Balck Lace'
Syringa vulgaris 'Acubifolia Variegata'
Tradescantia 'Chedglow'
Viburnum lantata 'Variegata'
Viburnum plicatum 'Shoshoni'
Weigela florida 'Variegata'