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New plants arriving today at Peacock Horticultural Nursery

A few plants arriving today at Peacock Horticultural Nursery just in time for Fall planting.  Several drought tolerant selections in this delivery.

  • Agapetes ‘Ludgvans Cross’
  • Agave ‘Mateo’ – A cross between Agave bractoesa and possibly Agave lophantha.
  • Berberis thunbergii ‘Helmond Pillar’ – Barberry – A columnar form with purple-red leaves.
  • Berberis thunbergii ‘Orange Rocket’
  • Caesalpinia gilliesii – Desert Bird of Paradise –  Drought tolerant shrub.
  • Calliandra eriophylla – Pink  Fairy Duster – Another drought  tolerant  shrub.
  • Calliandra x ‘Sierra Starr’ – Fairy Duster – A hardy, drought tolerant shrub.
  • Choisya ‘Gold Fingers’ – Mexican Orange – Narrow, Pale yellow new growth.
  • Deutzia ‘Magicien’
  • Eremophila hygrophana – Blue Emu Bush, Blue Bells – A 3′ x 3′ drought tolerant shrub, with silvery foliage and purple flowers.
  • Eremophila glabra ‘Mingenew Gold’ – Hardy, drought tolerant, groundcover (1′ tall x 6 – 10′ wide), with yellow flowers.
  • Eremophila maculate ‘Valentine’ – Hardy, drought tolerant 4′ x 4′ shrub with red flowers.
  • Leucospermum cordifolium ‘Yellow Bird’ – Nodding Pincushion –
  • Osmanthus heterophyllus ‘Goshiki’ – Drought tolerant (but will appreciate some summer water), evergreen shrub with variegated foliage. Grows in full sun to deep shade.
Eremophila hygrophana
Eremophila hygrophana
Calliandra x 'Sierra Starr'
Calliandra x ‘Sierra Starr’
Osmanthus h. 'Goshiki'
Osmanthus h. ‘Goshiki’