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New plants arriving today at Peacock Horticultural Nursery

New plants arriving today at Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

Mangave ‘Bloodspot’
  • Agapanthus ‘Twister’ – Lily of the Nile – This variety has flowers that are white with a dark blue violet base.
  • Aloe ‘Johnson’s Hybrid’ – Clumping Aloe to less than one foot tall with orange flowers and green tips blooming year-round.  Hardy to at least 20 F.
  • Aloe lineata var muirii  – Clustering Aloe 2 – 6′ tall with yellow green leaves that have red stripes running along them and red teeth.  Flowers are salmon-orange in late winter/early spring.  Hardy to 20 – 25 F.
  • Aloe ‘Zanzibar’ – Long-leafed Tiger Teeth Aloe – Suckering Aloe to one foot tall.  Orange-red flowers occasionally and hardy to 20 – 25 F.  Very similar to Aloe juvenna but with narrower leaves.
  • Callistemon ‘Cane’s Hybrid’ – Cane’s Bottlebrush – Hardy, drought tolerant shrub to 8 – 10′ tall with light pink flowers.
  • Dyckia floribunda ‘La Rioja’ – Silver Starfish – Clustering Bromeliad to about one tall.  Hardy to about 15 F.
  • Echeveria ‘Morning Beauty’ – Solitary rosette with blue gray glaucous leaves.  Hardy to 20 – 25 F.
  • Leucospermum ‘Brandi dela Cruz’ – Brandi Sky-rocket Pincushion – (Leucospermum reflexum x L.  lineare]  An evergreen shrub that can be kept to about 4- 5′ tall with orange  red flowers in late winter to early spring.  Hardy to about 25 F.
  • Leucospermum ‘Scarlet Ribbons’– Nodding Pincushion – (Leucospermum glabrum X L. tottum) –  An evergreen shrub that can be kept to about 4- 5′ tall with salmon flowers in late winter to early spring.  Hardy to about 25 F.
  • Leucospermum ‘Spider Hybrid’ – Spider Pincushion – (Leucospermum tottum x L. formosum) An evergreen shrub that can be kept to about 6 – 8′ tall with salmon and yellow flowers in late winter to early spring.  Hardy to about 25 F.
  • Mangave ‘Bloodspot’ – (Agave macroacantha hybrid x Manfreda maculosa?) Succulent to about 12″ tall x 15″ wide with gray-green leaves with maroon spots and leaf edges. Hardy to 20 – 25 F.
  • Melaleuca armillaris – Bracelet Honey-Myrtle – A hardy, drought tolerant and fast growing  evergreen tree to about 30′ tall with cream flowers in late spring to early summer.  Hardy to 20 F.
  • Philadendron ‘Xanadu’ – An evergreen tropical plant to about 3′ tall and 3 – 5′ wide.  Hardy to about 25 F or makes a great houseplant.
  • Sansevieria cylindrical – Skyline Spear Sansevieria – Great houseplant with leaves to 3 – 5′.  Do not overwater!.
  • Sansevieria masoniana – Mason’s Congo – Great houseplant with leaves 8 – 10″ wide and 3 -5′ tall.
  • Sedeveria ‘Letizia’ – Ledy’s Sedeveria – (Sedum cuspidatum X Echeveria setosa var. ciliata) Succulent to 8″ forming many 2.5″ rosettes with green leaves turning red in full sun and with winter chill.
Agapanthus ‘Twister’
Callistemon ‘Cane’s Hybrid’
Echeveria ‘Morning Beauty’
Leucospermum ‘Brandi Dela Cruz’

New plants arrived today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery

Hechtia ‘Silver Star’

New plants arrived today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  • Beaucarnea ‘Gold Star’ – Variegated Ponytail Palm
  • Dyckia ‘Jim’s Red’
  • Dyckia platyphylla
  • Dyckia ‘SilvertoothTiger’
  • Echeveria ‘Latte Rose’
  • Echeveria agavoides ‘Maria’
  • Echeveria ‘Morning Beauty’
  • Echeveria prolifera
  • Grevillea ‘Kings Fire’
  • Hechtia ‘Silver Star’
  • Isopogon formosus
  • Myrsine africana ‘Scarlett Marglin’ – Variegated African Boxwood
  • Othonna capensis – Little Pickles
  • Puya coerulea var coerulea
  • Puya laxa
  • Sansevieria ‘Alice’
  • Sansevieria trifasciata ‘Bartel’s Sensation’
  • Sansevieria trifasciata ‘Singer’s Silver’
Dyckia platyphylla
Dyckia ‘Jim’s Red’
Dyckia ‘Silvertooth Tiger’
Dyckia ‘Silvertooth Tiger’
Echeveria ‘Morning Beauty’
Beaucarnea ‘Gold Star’
Beaucarnea ‘Gold Star’


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!

A few more new plant arrivals Fall 2012 at Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

Cordyline ‘Jive’ – Dance Series Torbay Palm

Correa ‘Wyn’s Wonder’ – Variegated Australian Fuchsia

Dyckia marier-lapostollei – White Dyckia

Grevillea ‘Cherry Royal’ – Seedling Santa Cruz Arboretum

Puya coerulea var coerulea – Silver Puya

In addition – a few plants that just came in that will be available next Spring 2013:

Acer longipes ‘Gold Coin’ – Gold Coin Maple

Acer palmatum ‘Baby Ghost’ – Baby Ghost Japanese Maple

Cornus alternifolia ‘Golden Shadow’ – Golden Shadows Pagoda Dogwood

Ginkgo biloba ‘Beijing Gold’ – Beijing Gold Maidenhair Tree

Metasequoia glyptostroboides ‘Snow Flurry’  – White tipped Dawn Redwood

Nyssa sylvatica ‘Zydeco Twist’ – Contorted Tupelo

Pinus contorta ‘Chief Joseph’ – Shore Pine withYellow foliage in winter. Great winter color in the garden!

Styrax japonicus ‘Evening Light’ – Japanese Snowbell with dark purple foliage

Styrax japonicus ‘Frosted Emerald’ – Japanese Snowbell with variegated green and white foliage


New Plants in the Nursery July 2012

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

  • Acanthus m. ‘Tasmanian Angel’ – Variegated Bear’s Breech
  • Acer circinatum ‘Sunglow’ – Vine Maple
  • Acer japonicum ‘Ed Wood’ – Fullmoon Maple
  • Acer palmatum ‘Hubb’s Red Willow’ – Japanese Maple
  • Agave multifilifera ‘Cardos Compacta’
  • Agave ‘Royal Spine’
  • Akebia quinata ‘Shirobana’
  • Butia capitata – Jelly Palm
  • Cordyline australis ‘Coral’
  • Cordyline ‘Cha Cha’
  • Cornus alba ‘Elegantissima’
  • Cornus nuttallii ‘Goldspot’
  • Dyckia ‘Grape Jelly’
  • Eucomis ‘Dark Star’
  • Eucomis ‘Glow Sticks’
  • Helleborus o. Cherry Blossom’
  • Morus alba ‘Nuclear Blast’
  • Nyssa sylvatica ‘Autumn Cascade’
  • Nyssa sylvatica ‘Red Rage’
  • Pittosporum tenuifolium ‘Ebony Giant’
  • Platycerium bifurcatum – Staghorn Fern
  • Ulmus procera  ‘Aurea’ – English Elm – Golden form.


I also have many new plants that will be available this fall:

  • Abies koreana ‘Kohouts Icebreaker’
  • Abies pinsapo ‘Fastigiata’
  • Abies pinsapo
  • Abies veitchii ‘Aurea’
  • Acer campestre ‘Pulverulentum’ – Speckled Hedge Maple
  • Acer crataegifolium ‘Veithchii’ – Hawthorn-leaf Maple
  • Acer x conspicuum ‘Esk Flamingo’
  • Acer davidii ‘Serpentine’ – Snakebark Maple
  • Acer macrophyllum ‘Mocha Rose’ – Big Leaf Maple
  • Acer palmatum ‘Asahi zuru’ – Variegated Japanese Maple
  • Acer palmatum ‘Olsen’s Frosted Strwberry’
  • Acer palmatum ‘Krazy Krinkle’
  • Akebia quinata ‘Amethyst Glow’
  • Cedrus atlantica ‘Cheltenham’
  • Cedrus libani ‘Hedgehog’
  • Cornus nattallii ‘Corrigo Giant’
  • Cornus nattallii ‘Eddie’s White Wonder’
  • Cornus x ‘Venus’
  • Cedrus atlantica ‘Sahara Ice’
  • Ginkgo biloba ‘White Lightening’ – Variegated Ginkgo (SOLD OUT)
  • Picea abies ‘Perry’s Gold’
  • Picea abies ‘Rubra Spicata’
  • Picea orientalis ‘Silver Seedling’
  • Pinus koraiensis ‘Silveray’
  • Pinus mugo ‘Carten’s Wintergold’
  • Pinus parviflora ‘Ara kawa’
  • Ulmus x hollandica ‘Wredei’



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



Plants Blooming in the Nursery Now – July

These are some of the plants that are currently in bloom at Peacock Horticultural Nursery  –

  • Arisaema franchetianum ‘Hugo’ – Hugo Cobra Lily with purple and white flowers.
  • Brovoa geminiflora(syn. Polianthes geminiflora) – Tuberous plant with tubular orange-red flowers.
  • Campanula garganica ‘Dickson’s Gold’
  • Campanula  persicifolia ‘Blue-Eyed Blond’– A Bellflower with yellow foliage and deep-blue blooms.
  • Campanula ‘Pink Octopus’ –A Bellflower with unusual pink octopus-like flowers.
  • Campanula takesimana– A Korean Bellfower with many pendant flowers of white/lilac.
  • Caryopteris x clandonensis ‘Worchester Gold’ – Bluebeard shrub with yellow foliage and blue flowers.
  • Cornus capitata x kousa ‘Porlock’ – A beautiful Hybrid Dogwood Tree with white flowers that turn red with age, and cherry-red fruits in fall.
  • Crinodendron hookerianum– A shrub originally from Chile with red lantern-like flowers
  • Crinodendron patagua – A shrub originally from Chile with fragrant, white flowers.
  • Cynara cardunculus– See the Cardoon plants blooming in the garden and purchase your own 4″ plant for bloom next year.
  • Dahlia ‘Kingston Queen’ – One of many Dahlias available with dark foliage – this one with single orange flowers.
  • Dyckia x ‘Red Devil’– A Dyckia with rusty-red leaves and orange flowers.
  • Eucomis autumnalis (Purple leaf form) – A pineapple Lily with purple-green leaves and many white flowers
  • Eucomis comosa ‘Tugela Jade’ –  A Pineapple Lily with many chartreuse buds that open white.
  • Eucomis comosa ‘Tugela Ruby’– A Pineapple Lily with green leaves flushed with purple, and maroon flower spikes with white flowers that have a purple center.
  • Eucomis ‘Oakhurst’– A Pineapple Lily with red-purple leaves and purple flowers.  Very nice!
  • Eucomis ‘Sparkling Burgundy’ – A pineapple Lily with purple foliage and white-purple flowers.
  • Fuchsia ‘Rose Quartet’ – A compact fuchsia with unusual pink and white flowers.
  • Hemerocallis ‘Flasher’ –  Daylily with bright orange flowers.
  • Hemerocallis ‘Unique Purple’ – Daylily with purple flowers.
  • Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Glowing Embers’– Mop-head Hydrangea with red flowers.
  • Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Lemon Zest’– Mop-head Hydrangea with Yellow foliage and pink flowers.
  • Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Mariesii’– Lace-cap Hydrangea with pink to  blue flowers.
  • Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Nigra’– Mop-head Hydrangea with pink to blue flowers and black stems.
  • Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Quadricolor’– Lace-cap type Hydrangea with four distinct colors in the leaves – pale green, cream, deep green, and yellow.
  • Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Selma’– A compact Mop-head Hydrangea with pink to blue flowers.
  • Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Shelia’–  Lace-cap Hydrangea with pink flowers.
  • Hydrangea paniculata ‘Floribunda’– PeeGee Hydrangea with white flowers.
  • Hydrangea quercifolia– Oakleaf Hydrangea with big oak-shaped leaves, white flowers and great fall color.
  • Hydrangea ‘Sumida-no-hanabi’– A beautiful Hydrangea with double white flowers.
  • Nicandra physalodes ‘Splash of Cream’ –  An annual plant with light blue to lavender flowers and interesting seed pods, and variegated leaves and some of the plants.
  • Origanum ‘Kent Beauty’ – An ornamental oregano with pink and chartreuse bracts (flowers). 
  • Oxalis deppei ‘Iron Cross’ – Dark purple cross in the middle of each bright green clover leaf, with pink flowers.  Non-Invasive.
  • Oxalis siliquosa ‘Sunset Velvet’– Another non-invasive Oxalis that has leaves that are gold, pink, coppery yellow to chartreuse, with yellow flowers.
  • Parahebe perfoliata– Digger’s Speedwell has glaucous, blue foliage that is similar to some Eucalyptus.  Laverder-blue flowers.
  • Scadoxus multiflorus spp. katherinae – A South African bulbous plant with an amazing orange bloom every July.
  • Schizophragma hydrangeoides ‘Roseum’ – A Hydrangea Vine with fragrant pink flowers
  • Sinningia tubiflora– Hardy white Gloxinia.
  • Tradescantia ‘Blue and Gold’ – A Spider Wort with golden foliage and blue flowers.
  • Triteleia laxa ‘Koningin Fabiola’ – Bulbous plant with purple-blue flowers.
  • Yucca filamentosa ‘Bright Edge’ – Yucca to 2′ , green leaves edged in gold, and cream flowers
  • Yucca filamentosa ‘Color Gaurd’ – Yucca to 2′ with yellow centered leaves, pink and coral in winter, and cream flowers.
  • Yucca filamentosa ‘Garland’s Gold’ – Yucca to 3′ with gold centered leaves, blushing pink in winter, and cream flowers.
  • Zantedeschia ‘Edge of Night’ – Calla Lily with black-purple flowers and green foliage edged in black-purple and dark stems too!  Beautiful!
  • Zantedeschia ‘Gene’s Giant’ – A giant calla lily up to 5′ tall with white flowers.
  • Zantedeschia ‘Hercules’ – Large Calla Lily to 3′ with white flowers.
Arisaema f. 'Hugo'
Arisaema f. 'Hugo'











Campanula 'Blue Eyed Blond'
Campanula 'Blue Eyed Blond'










Campanula takesimana
Campanula takesimana











Caryopteris 'Worchester Gold'
Caryopteris 'Worchester Gold'









Cynara cardunculus (Cardoon)
Cynara cardunculus (Cardoon)











Dahlia 'Kingston Queen'
Dahlia 'Kingston Queen'











Eucomis autumnalis
Eucomis autumnalis











H. 'Flasher' & 'Unique Purple'
H. 'Flasher' & 'Unique Purple'










Hydrangea 'Sumida-no-hanabi'
Hydrangea 'Sumida-no-hanabi'









Scadoxus multiflorus spp katherinae
Scadoxus multiflorus spp katherinae








Triteleia laxa 'Koningin Fabiola'
Triteleia laxa 'Koningin Fabiola'










Zantedeschia 'Edge of Night'
Zantedeschia 'Edge of Night'