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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

New Plants arriving today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery

A few more new plants arriving today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  • Acacia redolens ‘Desert Carpet’
  • Banksia ericifolia Compact Form
  • Berberis ‘Golden Rocket’
  • Cercidium ‘Desert Museum’
  • Cheilanthes argentea
  • Dasylirion texanum
  • Fatsia japonica ‘Camouflage’
  • Fatsia japonica ‘Spider Web’
  • Grevillea ‘Austraflora Fanfare’ – A prostrate shrub  under 1′ tall  by up to 15′ wide. one gallons
  • Leucadendron ‘Ebony’
  • Opuntia gomei ‘Old Mexico’ – A spineless selection for full sun to part sun.  Pads have undulating, wavy edges.  6′ X 6′.  Low water needs.
  • Ribes sanguienium ‘White Icicle’
  • Schefflera taiwaniana ‘Yuan Shan’ – Hardy Schefflera!
  • Trachycarpus wagnerianus – Palm
Banksia ericifolia Compact Form
Banksia ericifolia Compact Form
Fatsia japonica 'Camouflage'
Fatsia japonica ‘Camouflage’
Fatsia japonica 'Camouflage'
Fatsia japonica ‘Camouflage’
Fatsia japonica 'Spider Web'
Fatsia japonica ‘Spider Web’
Opuntia gomei 'Old Mexico'
Opuntia gomei ‘Old Mexico’

New plant arrivals today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery

A few new plants just arrived @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  • Echeveria agavoides ‘Morgan’
  • Echeveria ‘Black Knight’
  • Hesperaloe p. ‘Desert Flamenco’ – New selection with grey-green foliage and pinkish-orange flowers.  Great for hot full sun spot in your garden.
  • Opuntia cacanapa ‘Ellisiana’ – Nearly spineless form of Prickly Pear Cactus with yellow flowers and red fruits.
  • Physocarpus o. ‘Center Glow’ – A ninebark with great spring foliage – center of leaf emerges golden-yellow edged in red, and then the whole leaf fades to burgundy by summer.  White flowers and red seed heads follow and then you have the peeling bark in winter.  Four seasons of interest.
  • Polypodium scouleri  – Leathery Polypodium –  Small west coast native fern that is both drought tolerant and very hardy.  8-10″ fronds are slowly spreading.  Great for a wall planting.

New plants today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery

New plant arrivals today at Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  • Athyrium ‘Ghost’ – Hybrid fern between the Japanese painted fern (Athyrium niponicum ‘Pictum’) and Southern lady fern (Athyrium filix-femina) to 2- 3′.
  • Brunnera macrophylla ‘Diane’s Gold’ – A Siberian Bugloss with chartreuse foliage and sky blue flowers.
  • Cephalotaxus harringtonia ‘Korean Gold’ – Golden Plum Yew to 6- 10′ tall and 3 – 6 wide.
  • Osmanthus heterophyllus’Rotundifolius’ – False Holly – very hardy shrub to 5 x 5′ or so with fragrant flowers in fall.
  • Osmanthus x fortunei ‘San Jose’ – Tea Olive – Very!! fragrant shrub to 15′ or so.
  • Podocarpus alpinus ‘County Park Fire’ – Alpine Plum Yew -Conifer to about 3′ with bronze winter foliage, then in spring the new shoots emerge creamy turning salmon pink then reddish and finally deep green.
  • Sophora prostrata ‘Little Baby’ -Shrub to about 4′ with zigzag stems and tiny leaflets.  Orange pea flowers late in the season.  Plant in full sun and hold off the fertilizer.
  • Taxus baccata ‘Watnong Gold’ – Dwarf Golden Yew to about 2′ tall and 3′ wide.  Brilliant gold spring foliage.
  • Trachelospermum a. ‘Ogon Nishiki’ – Japanese star jasmine vine to about 8′ with amazing foliage in orange, yellow and green.
Taxus b. 'Watnong Gold'
Taxus b. ‘Watnong Gold’
Cephalotaxus h. 'Korean Gold'
Cephalotaxus h. ‘Korean Gold’
Podocarpus a. 'County Park Fire'
Podocarpus a. ‘County Park Fire’
Sophora p. 'Little Baby'
Sophora p. ‘Little Baby’

More new plants arrived today @Peacock Horticultural Nursery

Another plant shipment today including:

  • Aloe arborescens – Torch Aloe – Succulent to 6 – 8′ tall with coral-red flowers.  Hardy to about 22 F.
  • Berberis thunbergii ‘Aurea Nana’ – Dwarf Barberry with great foliage color – golden yellow in spring and red in fall.  2 x 2′, afternoon shade in hot areas.
  • Borinda boliana – Clumping Bamboo – New shoots are pale blue, grows to 24′, and very hardy to 10 F.  Perfers afternoon shade.
  • Buxus sempervirens – variegated – Variegated English Box – Shrub to 4 – 6′ for sun to part shade.
  • Cheilanthes argentea – Silver Cloak Fern – Dwarf Dryland Fern (10″) for rock gardnes. Grow in full sun to part sun.
  • Cheilanthes lanosa – Hairy Lip Fern – Dwarf (8″) Dryland Fern for rock gardens.  Grows in sun to part sun.  Drought tolerant.
  • Chimonocalamus pallens – Clumping Bamboo to 26′, blue-green new culms and orange in fall.  Hardy to 15 F.  Mixed data on sun tolerance.
  • Cryptomeria japonica ‘Kelly’s Fastigiate’ – Conifer to 20′.
  • Cupressus cashmeriana – Kashmir Cypress – A beautiful conifer to 40 – 60′ with blue-green aromatic foliage
  • Deutzia ‘Magicien’ – A deciduous shrub to 7′ or more with pink flowers edged in white in spring.
  • Polystichum setiferum – Soft Shield Fern – 2′ fronds for light to deep shade.
  • Pyrrosia hastata – Felt Fern – 12″ tall clumping fern with three lobed dark green leaves with the leaf backs a felty brown.
  • Pyrrosia lingua ‘Eboshi’ –  Very slow growing Contorted Tongue Fern to 6 – 8″.  Glossy leaves on top with felty brown underneath.
  • Romneya coulteri – Matilija Poppy – Spreading underground to 8′ across and 4-5′ tall with big white flowers with yellow centers.
  • Rosa ‘Sally Holmes’ – Hybrid Musk Rose – Single 5″ white flowers.
  • Thamnochortus insignis – Thatching Reed – Beautiful Restio to 4- 6′.
  • Vaccinium ovatum ‘Blue Madonna’ – Huckleberry – Shade tolerant shrub to 5′ with white flowers and sweet, slightly tart, blue-black fruit.
  • Vitis vinifera ‘Purpurea’- Grape with summer leaves turning burgundy and cabarnet red with deep purple clusters of grapes in fall.
  • Wisteria floribunda ‘Purple Patches’ – Deciduous Vine with very long violet-purple flowers in spring.
Cheilanthes argentea
Cheilanthes argentea
Cheilanthes lanosa
Cheilanthes lanosa
Polystichum setiferum
Polystichum setiferum
Pyrrosia hastata
Pyrrosia hastate
Pyrrosia lingua 'Eboshi'
Pyrrosia lingua ‘Eboshi’

 

 

New Plants April 2015 @Peacock Horticultural Nursery

A few new plants:

  • Acer p. ‘Manyo no sato’ – One of my new favs!
  • Agave g. ‘Spaghetti Straps’
  • Catalpa x erubescens ‘Purpurea – Big 15 gallon Tree!
  • Cheilanthes tomentosa – Fern
  • Cornus (nuttalli x kousa) ‘Venus’ – ‘Dogwood’
  • Corylus  (avellana x colurna)’Rosita’ – Nice 10 gallon, Purple foliage Hazelnut Trees
  • Davidia involucrate ‘Iseli Fastgiate’ – Dove Tree
  • Dudleya brittonii
  • Echeveria ‘Lipstick’
  • Fagus s. ‘Roseo-marginata’ – Tricolor Beech – Nice 15 Gallon Tree!
  • Farfugium j. ‘Gigantea’
  • Hesperaloe funifera chiangii
  • Leucospermum c. ‘Yellow Bird’
  • Philadelphus l. ‘Belle Etoile’
  • Yucca f. ‘Colorguard’ – Nice blooming five gallons!

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’

New Arrivals at the Nursery

New plants available at Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

 

  • Acacia stenophylla – Shoe-String Acacia
  • Athyrium ‘Red Beauty’ –  Relative of the Japanese Painted Fern
  • Blechnum spicant – Deer Fern
  • Brachychiton ruprestris – Queensland Bottle Tree
  • Calandrinia spectabilis – Rock Purslane – Succulent
  • Calibanus ‘Lotusland’ – Probably a cross between Calibanus hookeri and a Beaucarnea recurvata at Lotusland.
  • Canna ‘Pink Sunburst’ – Dwarf Canna with variegated foliage and salmon pink flowers
  • Carpenteria californica ‘Elizabeth’ – CA Native Bush Anemone
  • Cotinus coggygria ‘Royal Purple’ – Smoke Tree
  • Echeveria ‘Nodulosa’ – Painted Echeveria  – Succulent
  • Grevillea ‘Bonfire’
  • Grevillea sericea ‘Collaroy Plateau’
  • Grevillea victoriae ‘Murray Valley Queen’
  • Isopogon ‘Curra Moors’ – Yellow flowering Drumstick Plant
  • Libertia ‘Taupo Blaze’ – New Zealand Iris
  • Nolina nelsonii – Nelson’s Blue Bear Grass
  • Paulownia kawakamii – Empress Tree
  • Polystichum munitum – Western Sword Fern
  • Russelia equisetiformis ‘Flamingo Pink’ – Coral Bush
  • Wisteria sinensis pink – Pink flowered Wisteria Vine
Acacia stenophylla
Acacia stenophylla

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Canna 'Pink Sunburst'
Canna 'Pink Sunburst'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cotinus c. 'Royal Purple'
Cotinus c. 'Royal Purple'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Echeveria 'Nodulosa'
Echeveria 'Nodulosa'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Libertia 'Taupo Blaze'
Libertia 'Taupo Blaze'
Calibanus ‘Lotusland’
Calibanus ‘Lotusland’