New plants this week at Peacock Horticultural Nursery (arriving Friday):
Cordyline ‘Design-A-line Burgundy’ (one gallon pots) – forming a clump of weeping burgundy foliage to 3′ tall and wide. Best planted in well draining soil in full sun on the coast and part sun inland with regular watering. Hardy to 15- 20 F.
Cordyline ‘Design-a-line Burgundy’
Echeveria agavoides ‘Ebony’ (one gallon pots) – forming clusters of rosettes with gray-green leaves with dark red (black) edges. Plant in full sun in well draining soil. Hardy to 20 F.
Farfugium japonicum ‘Aureomaculatum’ (one gallon pots) (aka: Ligularia tussilaginea ‘Aureomaculata’) – forming clumps about 20″ tall and 24″ wide with green leaves with yellow spots. Drought tolerant, but will wilt if dry, so best kept moist in well draining soil. Plant in part sun to light shade. Hardy to < 15 F.
Farfugium japonicum ‘Aureomaculatum’
Fatsia japonica ‘Murakuma Nishiki’ (five gallon pots) (aka: Camouflage Fatsia) forming a shrub to 7′ tall with large tropical leaves that are yellow and gold in the center with irregular green borders. Plant in full shade to part sun. Hardy to < 15 F.
Fatsia japonica ‘Murakuma Nishiki’
Fatsia japonica ‘Variegata’ (five gallon pots) – Variegated Japanese Aralia – Forming a shrub to 6 – 10′ tall and 4 – 6′ wide with large palmate white and green leaves. Plant in full shade or part sun .Hardy tp 20 – 25 F. Perfect plant to brighten up your shade garden.
Fatsia japonica ‘Variegata’
Jubaea chilensis (10 gallon pots) Chilean Wine Palm – will form a thick gray trunk to 4 – 6′ in diameter and reach up to 80′ tall with feather-type gray-green leaves (pinnate) to 8 – 12′ long. Plant in full sun in well draining soil. Hardy to 14 F. I planted one in our garden. Just have a couple left that need to get out of these pots and into your garden soon.
Leucospermum pattersonii ‘Brothers’ (2 gallon pots) Pincushion – forming shrub to 4 – 6′ tall and wide with scarlet red flowers with orange/yellow from winter into spring. Plant in full sun in well draining soil. Perfers deep, infrequent watering once established. Hardy to 20 – 25F
Leucospermum pattersonii ‘Brothers’
Parodia leninghausii (4″ pots) Yellow Torch Cactus – Clustering, columnar cactus to about 2′ tall with harmless golden spines and yellow flowers from spring to summer. Hardy to around 30 F, but best to protect from winter cold/frost and keep the soil dry. Plant in a well draining soil.
Sedum mexicanum ‘Lemon Ball’ (4″ pots) a succulent groundcover with lemon yellow foliage to 6″ tall and 2 – 3′ wide. Plant in full sun in well draining soil. Low water needs. Hardy to < 15 F.
Sedum mexacanum ‘Lemon Ball’
Sedum ‘Lime Zinger’ (4″ pots) – a succulent groundcover with apple green leaves edged in cherry red to 4″ tall and 2′ wide. Plant in full sun and hardy to < 15 F.
Sedum ‘Lime Zinger’
Sedum rupestre ‘Angelina’ (4″ pots) – Golden-yellow creeping succulent to 2-5″ tall and 1-2′ wide. Plant in full sun to part sun in well draining soil. Best looking with some watering thru the year. Hardy to < 15 F. Great in pots hanging over the side. This is one of my personal favorite go-to groundcovers.
More new plants arriving Friday at Peacock Horticultural Nursery including:
Asplenium x ebenoides (4″ pots) Dragontail Fern – (A. platyneuron x A. rhizophyllum) – An evergreen fern to 4 – 12″ with variable fronds with assorted shaped and sized lobes. For part shade and very hardy.
Athyrium felix-femina ‘Frizelliae’ (4″ pots) Tatting Fern – Deciduous fern to about 12″ tall with very narrow fronds (1″) and ball-like pinnae attached to the midrib like a string of beads. Plant in part shade to full shade.
Athyrium felix-femina ‘Frizelliae’
Banksia ericifolia Compact Form (one gallon pots) Heath Leaved Banksia – Shrub to 4 – 6′ tall and 6 – 8′ wide with 10″ orange-red bottlebrush-like flowers from fall to spring. Hardy to about 20 – 25 F.
Banksia ericifolia Compact Form
Berberis thunbergii ‘Orange Rocket’ (one gallon pots) Japanese Barberry – Great foliage plant for your garden because of it coral to ruby red color in full sun. Deciduous shrub to 4 – 5′ tall and 2 – 3′ wide. Hardy to -20 F
Berberis ‘Orange Rocket’
Cordyline ‘Design-A-line-Burgundy’ (one gallon pots) A clump forming Cordyline to 3 tall and wide with burgundy weeping foliage. Plant in full sun near the coast to part shade inland. Hardy to 15 – 20 F.
Cyperus papyrus (one gallon pots) Papyrus – A clumping aquatic plant to 10 – 15′ tall. Plant in up to 12″ of water or in moist soil. Hardy to 20 – 25 F.
Cyperus papyrus ‘Little Tut’ (one gallon pots) Dwarf Papyrus – A dwarf clumping plant to 4 – 6′ tall.
Cyperus papyrus ‘Little Tut’
Haworthia herbacea (4″ pots) – Small clustering succulent to about 3″ with margins covered with white spines. Best in bright shade, but can take part sun. Soil should be moist in summer and only water when completely dry in winter. Protect from frost in winter.
Haworthia limifolia (4″ pots) – File leafed Haworthia – Small clustering succulent to about 4 – 5″ with raised ridges on leaf that resemble a course file. Best in bright shade, but can take part sun. Soil should be moist in summer and only water when completely dry in winter. Protect from frost in winter.
Leucadendron discolor ‘Pom Pom’ (one gallon pots) – Shrub to 7′ tall and 5′ wide with bright red pollen cones surrounded by white bracts. Plant in full sun in well draining soil. Mulch. Hardy to about 20 F.
Leucadendron discolor ‘Pom Pom’
Mahonia eurybractea ‘Soft Caress’ (one gallon pots) A 3′ tall and wide evergreen shrub with yellow flowers from fall to spring. Plant in part shade. Hardy to 5 F and low water needs once established.
Mahonia gracilipes (5 gallon pots) – A shrub to 4 – 5′ tall with a waxy white underleaf and pink orange flowers in late fall followed by fruit. Plant in part sun to bright shade. Average to moist water needs.
Origanum Kirgami (Quart pots) Ornamental Oregano – A trailing non-culinary oregano with attractive purple flower bracts to 10″ tall and 14′ wide.
Polystichum setiferum Divisilobium Group (4″ pots) – Soft Shield Fern – An evergreen fern to 1- 3′ for part shade to shade and average to moist watering.
Polystichum setiferum Divisilobium Group
Pteris cretica Wimsettii (4″ pots) Cretan Brake Fern – Evergreen fern to 1 – 2′. Hardy to 20 – 25 F.
Pteris cretica ‘Wimsettii’
Russellia x ‘St Elmo’s Fire’ (Quart pots) – Coral Fountain or Firecracker Plant to 4 – 6′ tall and 6 – 8′ wide for full to part sun. Red 1.5″ flowers from spring till fall much loved by hummingbirds. Hardy to 20 – 25 F.
More new plants arriving today at Peacock Horticultural Nursery – Palms, Tree Ferns, more Aloes!, and a few other plants:
Aloe ‘Blue Elf’ – Growing to 18″ tall x 2′ wide with gray-blue leaves and orange flowers blooming in winter/spring. Hardy to about 20 F.
Aloe ciliaris ‘Firewall’ – Groundcover Aloe – Growing to 2′ tall by 10′ wide or more over time with scarlet-red flowers blooming year-round. Hardy to about 20 – 25 F.
Aloe arborescens x ferox ‘Tangerine’ – A large Aloe to 6 – 8′ with orange flowers in winter. Hardy to about 20 – 25 F.
Aloe maculate hybrid
Beccariophoenix alfredii – High Plateau Coconut Palm – This palm originating from Madagascar looks like a coconut palm but produces no coconuts and is hardy to mid 20’s F.
Cordyline ‘Design-a-Line Burgundy’ – A clump forming Cordyline to about 3′ tall and wide with weeping burgundy leaves. Hardy to about 20 F. Grows best here in Sebastopol in part sun with regular watering.
Cyathea cooperi – Australian Tree Fern to 15 – 20′ tall. Hardy to about 20 F.
Dicksonia Antarctica – Tasmanian Tree Fern growing slowly to 15′. Grows slower and shorter than the Australian Tree Fern (Cyathea cooperi). Hardy to about 20 F.
Dypsis baronii hybrid red petiole – A Sugar Cane Palm – A clustering Palm tree originating from Madagascar to 15 – 20′. Hardy to about 28 F.
Leucadendron ‘Safari Goldstrike’ – Yellow Conebush – Like a yellow flowering version of L. ‘Safari Sunset’ to 6′. Hardy to around 20 – 25 F.
Phoenix roebelenii – Pygmy Date Palm – A slow growing Palm to 10′. Hardy to 20 – 25 F.
Trachycarpus takii – Kumaon Palm – Very hardy slow growing Palm to 20′ originating from India. Hardy to about 20 F.