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A few photos from Peacock Horticultural Nursery this morning.

A few photos from Peacock Horticultural Nursery this morning.

Leucospermum c. ‘Flame Giant’
Echeveria agaoides ‘Purple Black Tips’
Clematis florida ‘Sieboldii’
Acer rubrum ‘Vanity’
Begonia sutherlandii
Cornus kousa ‘KLVW’
Callistemon ‘Cane’s Hybrid’

More new plants arrived today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery.

A few of these new plants (all one gallon plants) that arrived today, are bit more on the unusual side @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  • Acer rufinerve ‘Winter Gold’ – A snake bark Maple  to 20′ with golden bark.  Best in afternoon shade.
  • Aesculus tubinata ‘Marble Chip’ – Variegated Japanese Horse Chestnut – Large, creamy white  and green variegated leaves.  This selection is supposed to be more scorch resistant than some of the other variegated forms.
  • Betula pendula ‘Golden Cloud’ – Birch with butter-yellow leaves in the spring.  Trees to 15 – 20′. Protect from afternoon sun.
  • Calycanthus raustonii ‘Hartlage Wine’ – Sweetshrub – 10′ shrub with 2″ wine colored flowers in summer.
  • Cornus alternifolia ‘Argentea’ – Variegated Pagoda Dogwood – White variegated leaves on a tree to 15 – 25′ with tiered/layered horizontal branching.
  • Carpinus betula ‘Foliis Argenteovariegatis Pendula’ – Variegated weeping Hornbeam to 10′ x 10′.
  • Cornus kousa chinensis ‘Kristen Lipka’s Variegated Weeper’ or KLVW – A variegated weeping Dogwood.
  • Disanthus c. ‘Ena nishiki’ – A 6 to 10 shrub for part shade with variegated blue-green leaves with a white margin.  Small dark purple flowers in October. For Part shade.
  • Fagus sylvatica ‘Brathay Purple’ – Beech tree to 20 to 26′ with curled, dark red/purple foliage.
  • Fagus sylvatica ‘Franken’ – Variegated Beech – A slow growing tree to 10′ with white and green variegated foliage.
  • Fagus sylvatica ‘Mercedes’ – Dwarf Beech with green, willowlike foliage turning bronze in the Fall.
  • Ginkgo biloba ‘Anny’s Dwarf’ – A dwarf tree to 5 – 6′.
  • Ginkgo biloba ‘Layin Low’ – Prostrate form to 2′ x 3-4′ wide.
  • Gingko biloba ‘Sunstream’ – Variegated form with yellow and green leaves.
  • Ginkgo biloba ‘Tremonia’ – A narrow form to 30 – 50 tall, and only 6′ wide.
  • Halesia tetraptera ‘Silver Splash’ – Variegated Carolina Silverbell – Small understory tree with white flowers and winged fruit.
  • Quercus patraea ‘Purpurea’ – Purple Sessile Oak – purple leaves on a slow growing tree to 50′.
  • Zelkova serrata ‘Goshiki’ – Small tree with variegated white and green leaves.
Halesia t. 'Silver Splash'
Halesia t. ‘Silver Splash’

Blooming in the Nursery – July 2011

Here are some of the plants in bloom now at Peacock Horticultural Nursery –
Aechmea recurvata Red Form
Grevillea ‘Astraflora Fanfare’
Callistemon ‘Cane’s Hybrid’
Calothamnus villosus
Cornus kousa ‘Milky Way’
Grevillea rhyolitica
Cordyline ‘Pink Champagne’
Aechmea recurvata Red Form
Grevillea 'Astraflora Fanfare'
Callistemon 'Cane's Hybrid'
Calothamnus villosus
Cornus kousa 'Milky Way'
Grevillea rhyolitica
Cordyline 'Pink Champagne'

New Plants in the Nursery – April 2011

Here are some of the new plants now available at Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  • Acacia cognata ‘Mini Cog’ (Cousin Itt Acacia)
  • Acer palmatum ‘Purple Ghost’ (Japanese Maple)
  • Acer platanoides ‘Purple Globe’ (Norway Maple)
  • Aesculus x carnea ‘Variegata’ (Variegated Horse Chestnut)
  • Agave xylonacantha (Saw Leaf Agave)
  • Betula pendula ‘Crimson Frost’ (Purple Leaf Birch Tree)
  • Brachychiton rupestris (Queensland Bottle Tree)
  • Calibanus hookeri (Mexican Boulder)
  • Calothamnus villosus (Silky Net Bush)
  • Centaurea gymnocarpa (Velvet Centaurea)
  • Cephalotaxus harringtonia ‘Korean Gold’ (Plum Yew)
  • Cornus capitata x kousa ‘Norman Hadden’ (Dogwood Tree)
  • Cornus controversa ‘Variegata’ (Variegated Dogwood Tree)
  • Cornus florida ‘Cloud Nine’ (Dogwood Tree)
  • Cornus kousa ‘Kristen Lipka’s Variegated Weeper’ (Weeping Variegated Dogwood)
  • Cornus sericea ‘Silver and Gold’ (Variegated Yellow Twig Dogwood)
  • Cotinus coggygria ‘Golden Spirit’ (Golden Smoke Tree)
  • Cotyledon orbiculata ‘Lighthouse Road’ (Pig’s Ears)
  • Cupressus cashmeriana (Khasmir Cypress Tree)
  • Drimys lanceolata (Mountain Pepper)
  • Echeveria lilacina (Ghost Echeveria)
  • Fothergilla major ‘Blue Shadow’ (Witch Alder)
  • Ginkgo biloba ‘Chase Manhattan’ (Dwarf Maidenhair Tree)
  • Ginkgo biloba ‘Munchkin’ (Dwarf Maidenhair Tree)
  • Ginkgo biloba ‘Sunstream’ (Variegated Maidenhair Tree)
  • Grevillea ‘Pink Midget’
  • Ilex aquifolium ‘Ferox Variegata’ (Variegated English Holly)
  • Juniperus communis ‘Gold Cone’ (Juniper)
  • Kalanchoe ‘Fantastic’ – Wow!! (Variegated Paddle Plant)
  • Leucadendron ‘Jester (Sunshine Conebush)
  • Luma apiculata ‘Glanleam Gold’ (Gold Chilean Myrtle)
  • Nyssa sylvatica ‘Sheri’s Cloud’ (Variegated Black Gum/Tupelo/Sourgum)
  • Odontonema callistachyum (Purple Firespike)
  • Paeonia latiflora ‘Coral Charm’ (Chinese Peony)
  • Paeonia latiflora ‘Festiva Maxima’ (Chinese Peony)
  • Paeonia latiflora ‘Red Charm’ (Chinese Peony)
  • Paeonia latiflora ‘Salmon Glory’ (Chinese Peony)
  • Quercus robur ‘Furst Schwarzenburg’ (Variegated English Oak)
  • Rhodocoma capensis (Restio)
  • Robinia pseudoacacia ‘Lace Lady’ (Contorted Blacl Locust)
  • Russelia equisetiformis ‘Flamingo Park’ (Pink Coral Plant)
  • Sequoia sempervirens ‘Kelly’s Prostrate’ (Prostrate Coast Redwood)
  • Taxus cuspidata ‘Aurea Low Boy’ (Japanese Yew)
  • Viburnum carlesii ‘Aurora’ (Korean Spice Viburnum)
  • Viburnum tinus ‘Variegatum’ (Variegated Laurustinus)
Odontonema callistachyum
Odontonema callistachyum