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New plants arriving today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery

Leucospermum ‘Tango’

New plants arriving today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  • Adenanthos sericeus (Coast Wollybush) – Shrub or small tree (6 – 10′ tall) with soft gray needle-like foliage.  Hardy to 20 – 25 F.  Tip damage may occur below 24 F.  For full sun on the coast to part shade inland.
  • Agave ‘Blue Glow’ – Hardy Agave to 1-2′ tall x 2-3′ wide with blue leaves edged in red and yellow.
  • Brahea edulis (Guadalupe Palm) – Hardy fan palm to 20+ feet tall for full sun. Slow growing.
  • Chamaedorea microspadix (Hardy Bamboo Palm) – a suckering palm for shade.  8′ tall or less.  Hardy to about 23 F.
  • Chamaerops humilis cerifera (Blue Mediterranean Fan Palm) – Suckering (multi-trunked) palm .  8-10′ tall, for full sun.  Very hardy to 5 – 10 F.
  • Cordyline ‘Design a line Burgundy’ – Clump forming Cordyline with burgundy weeping foliage to 3′.
  • Dicksonia Antarctica (Tasmanian Tree Fern)  – Hardy tree fern to about 15′ and 6-10 wide.  Hardy and evergreen to the low 20 F, but will resprout  at 19 F.
  • Echeveria agavoides ‘Ebony’ – Succulent with dark “black” edges in full sun.
  • Lampranthus deltoids (syn Oscularia deltoids) – Pink Iceplant – Hardy succulent groundcover for full sun.  Blue-green foliage, dark pink stems and pink flowers.
  • Leucadendron Ebony – 3-4′ tall shrub with dark foliage and burgundy flowers.
  • Leucospermum ‘Tango’ – (L. glabrum x L. lineare) – Drought tolerant shrub with amazing orange-red flowers.  Grows to 6 – 8′ and 4 – 6′ wide.
  • Nolina nelson (Blue Nolina) – Both a very drought tolerant and very hardy shrub to 4 – 8′ tall.
  • Trachycarpus takil – Takil Palm – Fan palm up to 40′, but very slowly.  Very hardy to 15 F, for full sun to part sun.
  • Yucca ‘Bright Star’ – Finally have some 4″ of this variegated  yellow and green Yucca.  1-2′ tall for full sun.

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’

 

 

New Plants at Peacock Horticultural Nursery January 2015

Agathis robusta
Agathis robusta

A few new plants at Peacock Horticultural Nursery, including a couple of Australian conifers and several HARDY Agaves.

  • Acacia vestita
  • Agathis robusta
  • Agave americana var medio-picta ‘Dwarf Alba’
  • Agave ‘Blue Glow’
  • Agave parrasana x colorata
  • Agave ‘Risner Bill’
  • Echeveria ‘Latte Rose’
  • Eucalyptus ‘Moon Lagoon’
  • Urginea maritima
  • Veltheimia bracteata ‘Yellow Comet’
  • Wollemia nobilis
  • Yucca rostrata ‘Blue Velvet’
Acacia vestita
Acacia vestita

 

Agave americana var medio-picta 'Dwarf Alba'
Agave americana var medio-picta ‘Dwarf Alba’
Agave parrasana x colorata
Agave parrasana x colorata
Agave 'Risner Bill'
Agave ‘Risner Bill’
Eucalyptus 'Moon Lagoon'
Eucalyptus ‘Moon Lagoon’
Yucca rostrata 'Blue Velvet'
Yucca rostrata ‘Blue Velvet’