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A few new plants arriving today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery

A few new plants arrived today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery

Aloe ‘Moonglow’
  • Agave asperrima
  • Agave weberi ‘Reiner’s Selection’
  • Aloe capitata var. quarziticola
  • Aloe ‘Moonglow’
  • Casuarina glauca ‘Cousin It’
  • Dasylirion longissimum
  • Echeveria agavoides ‘Romeo’
  • Euphorbia myrsinites
  • Hakea bucculenta
  • Hakea francisiana
  • Leucospermum ‘Tango’
Aloe ‘Moonglow’

New shipment of plants arrived this evening @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery

Are is a list of the new plants that just arrived @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery this evening:

  • Acacia redolens ‘Low Boy’ – Prostrate Acacia – Great large scale groundcover for tough places. 1 -2′ tall and 10 to 15′ wide.  Very hardy 10 – 15 F and low water needs.
  • Agave striata forma purpurea – Maguey Espadín – A very hardy clustering Agave.  1 to 2′ tall, forming clumps to 3 to 5 feet wide.  Leaves will flush purple in full sun.  Very low water needs.
  • Agave parrasana ‘Fireball’ – Just rec’d a few more of this great variegated Cabbage head Agave.  Solitary plants to 2′ x 2′ with Blue-gray leaves variegated with cream margins.  Requires Full sun and very low water needs. Hardy to 15 F.
  • Agave vilmoriniana ‘Stained Glass’ –  Variegated Octopus Agave – to 4′ foot unarmed green leaves with creamy yellow margins.
  • Aloe brevifolia – A groundcover rosette-forming Aloe with white spines along the margins.  To about 1′. Hardy to about 20 F.
  • Aloe lineata var. muirii – A clustering Aloe with yellow green leaves with red lines and red teeth.  Hardy to about 20 F. Low water needs.
  • Aloe marlothii – Mountain Aloe – Large solitary Aloe to 8 – 10′.  Hardy to about 20 F.  Low water needs.
  • Aloe x nobilis – Golden toothed Aloe – A rosette forming Aloe to 2′ with golden toothed leaves.  Hardy to about 20 F and low water needs.
  • Aloe reitzii – Solitary Aloe to about 3′ with red flowers in summer.
  • Aloe rubroviolacea – Arabian Aloe – Forming clumps to 3′ tall and 6′ wide with pink toned leaves.  Red flowers in late fall.  Needs perfect drainage. Hardy to about 20 F and low water needs.
  • Aloe striatula ‘Burly’- Described a “bomb proof” Aloe.  Very hardy and tolerates wet winters also.  Yellow flowers on a 6′ x 6′ succulent shrub.  Hardy to 15 F and low water needs.
  • Aloe wickensii – Geelaalwyn – Solitary Aloe to 2-3′ with bi-colored flowers of red and yellow in late winter.
  • Beschorneria albiflora – Trunking Beschorneria – Agave relative to 2-3′ with inflorescence to 6′.  White flowers quickly taking on pink tone.  Hardy to 15 – 20 F.  Medium water needs.
  • Dasylirion longissimum – Mexican Tree – to 6 – 10′.  Hardy to leass than 15 F and low water needs.Grass
  • Dichondra sericea – Silver Ponysfoot – Groundcover 1-2″ tall and spreading.  Great for hanging over the edge of a pot.  Hardy to 10 F and medium water needs.
  • Echeveria agavoides ‘Prolifera’ – 12″ wide with pink to red tinge near the ends of the leaves, and darker red terminal leaf ends.  Hardy to 15 F
  • Echeveria Latte Rose’ – (E. agavoides x lilacina) Brown Ghost plant –  8- 10″ wides with leaves the color of coffee with cream, with a slight pink tone.  Hardy to 15 F and low water needs.
Acacia redolens 'Low Boy'
Acacia redolens ‘Low Boy’
Agave striata forma purpurea
Agave striata forma purpurea
Agave vilmoriniana 'Stained Glass'
Agave vilmoriniana ‘Stained Glass’
Aloe brevifolia
Aloe brevifolia
Aloe lineata var. muirii
Aloe lineata var. muirii
Aloe marlothii
Aloe marlothii
Aloe rubroviolacea
Aloe rubroviolacea
Aloe striatula 'Burly'
Aloe striatula ‘Burly’
Aloe wickensii
Aloe wickensii

Here are some of the new arrivals for spring 2013

Here are a few new arrivals at Peacock Horticultural nursery for spring 2013:

  • Aloe ‘Fang’
  • Aloe ‘Twilight Zone’
  • Aquilegia ‘Woodside Gold’ – Columbine
  • Arachniodes davalliaeformis – Shiny Bristle Fern
  • Arachniodes simplicior – East Indian Holly Fern
  • Arachniodes standshii – Upside-down Fern
  • Astelia ‘Silver Shadow’
  • Calothamnus gracilis ‘Spring Torch’ – Slender Net Bush
  • Cordyline banksii ‘Electric Star’  – Grass Tree
  • Correa ‘Wyn’s Wonder’ – Variegated Australian Fuchsia
  • Crinum ‘Sangria’ –Red-leaved Crinum Lily
  • Dasylirion berlandieri – Sotol
  • Dryopteris koidzumiana – Autumn Fern
  • Grevillea lavandulacea ‘Penola’
  • Grevillea thelemanniana ‘Baby’
  • Leucadendron s. ‘Golden Tip’
  • Leucadendron linifolium
  • Ligularia t. ‘Crispatum’
  • Microlepia strigosa – Lace Fern
  • Wollemia nobilis – Wollemia Pine

    Aloe ‘Fang’



Aloe ‘Twilight Zone’
Aquilegia ‘Woodside Gold’
Cordyline ‘Electric Star’
Crinum ‘Sangria’

Plants just arrived February 2011

Here are a few plants that are now available at Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  1. Blechnum brasiliense –  hardy tree fern
  2. Chondropetalum tectorum
  3. Dasylirion longissimum
  4. Euphorbia ‘Ascot Rainbow’
  5. Hebe ochracea ‘E.C. Sterling’
  6. Grevillea victoriae ‘Murray Valley Queen’
  7. Helleborus argutifolius variegated
  8. Leucadendron ‘Jester’
  9. Leucadendron ‘Safari Goldstrike’
  10. Leucadendron ‘Wilson’s Wonder’
  11. Michelia crassipes
  12. Myrica california
  13. Polystichum setiferum ‘Plumosomultilobum’


    New Plants in the Nursery

    Here are a few of the new arrivals in the nursery:

    • Acacia linifolia – A small Acacia with fine, soft leaves (phyllodes) and cream flowers.
    • Berberis ‘Gold Pillar’ –  A columnar Barberry with golden foliage – Wow!
    • Ceanothus ‘Tuxedo’ – A striking new variety with dark foliage and lavender-blue flowers.
    • Colletia paradoxa –  A shrub native to South America with gray-green triangular spine tipped stems and small fragrant flowers in summer.
    • Dasylirion longissimum –  Mexican Grass Tree native to Mexico
    • Hesperoyucca whipplei ‘RBG’ – A silver form of (Our Lord’s Candle)
    • Hunnemannia fumariifolia – Perennial Mexican Tulip Poppy
    • Protea ‘Sylvia’ – A beautiful hybrid of P. susannae x P. eximia with red-pink flowers with creamy-yellow center.
    • Salvia ‘Wendy’s Wish’ – A new Salvia with large magenta flowers.
    • Sonchus canariensis – An very unusual foliage plant with yellow flowers in spring.
    • Yucca linearifolia – A great Yucca with many very narrow blue leaves. 
    Ceanothus 'Tuxedo'
    Ceanothus 'Tuxedo'
    Colletia paradoxa
    Colletia paradoxa
    Dasylirion longissimum
    Dasylirion longissimum
    Hesperoyucca whipplei 'RBG'
    Hesperoyucca whipplei 'RBG'
    Hunnemannia fumariifolia
    Hunnemannia fumariifolia
    Sonchus canariensis
    Sonchus canariensis
    Salvia 'Windy's Wish'
    Salvia 'Windy's Wish'
    Salvia 'Windy's Wish'
    Salvia 'Windy's Wish'
    ucca linearifolia
    Yucca linearifolia