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’

A few photos from around the nursery this morning.

A few photos from around the nursery this morning:

Leucospermum ‘Tango’

Aloe ‘Erik the Red’

Melaleuca incana

Protea c. ‘Mini King’

Camellia ‘Night Rider’

Camellia ‘High Fragrance’

Aechmea recurvata v. benrathii

A few new plants arriving today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery

A few new plants arrived today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery

Aloe ‘Moonglow’

  • Agave asperrima
  • Agave weberi ‘Reiner’s Selection’
  • Aloe capitata var. quarziticola
  • Aloe ‘Moonglow’
  • Casuarina glauca ‘Cousin It’
  • Dasylirion longissimum
  • Echeveria agavoides ‘Romeo’
  • Euphorbia myrsinites
  • Hakea bucculenta
  • Hakea francisiana
  • Leucospermum ‘Tango’

Aloe ‘Moonglow’

Foggy winter morning @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery

Foggy winter morning @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery.

Picea abies ‘Aurea Magnifica’

Helleborus x ‘Onyx Odyssey’

Helleborus x ‘Double Ellen Pink’

Acer x conspicuum ‘Phoenix’

Lapageria rosea

Helleborus x hybridus ‘Painted Doubles’

Ruscus aculeatus (Seedlings)

Correa ‘Wyn’s Wonder’

Leucospermum ‘Veldfire’

Banksia ericifolia

Galanthus ‘Lady Beatrix Stanley’

New plants arriving today @Peacock Horticultural Nursery.

Miimulus ‘Fiesta Marigold’

New plants arriving today @Peacock  Horticultural Nursery:

  • Adenanthos cuneatus ‘Coral Drift’
  • Agapanthus ‘Twister’
  • Agave celsii var. albicans ‘UCB’
  • Agave ‘Meteo’
  • Agave striata ‘Guadalcazar’
  • Aloe ‘Erik the Red’
  • Aloe plicatilis –
  • Aloe reitzii
  • Alstroemeria ‘Salmon’
  • Echeveria agavoides ‘Prolifera’
  • Echeveria chihuahuaensis
  • Echeveria elegans
  • Echeveria imbricata ‘Gray Swirl’
  • Dicksonia antartica
  • Graptopetalum pentandrum
  • Leucospermum ‘Scarlet Ribbon’
  • Leucospermum ‘Veldfire’
  • Mimulus ‘Fiesta Marigold’
  • Mimulus ‘Jelly Bean Dark Pink’
  • Mimulus ‘Jelly Bean Lemon’
  • Phylica plumosa
  • Senecio jacobsenii

Alstroemeria ‘Salmon’

Miimulus ‘Jelly Bean Lemon’

Mimulus ‘Jelly Bean Dark Pink’

New plants arrived this morning @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery.

Globularia ‘Blue Eyes’

New plants arrived this morning @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery.  Including several plants for fall bloom that will attract humming birds, butterflies and bees to your garden.

  • Adenanthos sericeus
  • Alstroemeria ‘Indian Summer’
  • Alstroemeria ‘Summertime’
  • Arctostaphylos bakeri ‘Louis Edmonds’
  • Asclepias curassavica ‘Silky Gold’
  • Asclepias tuberosa
  • Banksia ericifolia Compact Form
  • Banksia spinulosa ‘Schnapper Point’
  • Dichondra argentea ‘Silver Falls’
  • Epilobium (Zauschneria) ‘Schieffelin’s Choice’
  • Epilobium (Zauschneria) septentrionalis ‘Select Mattole’
  • Epilobium (Zauschneria) ‘Wayne’s Silver’
  • Euphorbia myrsinites
  • Globularia ‘Blue Eyes’
  • Grevillea ‘King’s Fire’
  • Grevillea ‘Poorinda Royal Mantle’
  • Hakonechloa macra ‘Aureola’
  • Leucospermum cordifolium ‘Flame Giant’
  • Leucospermum ‘Spider’
  • Melaleuca incana
  • Origanum ‘Kent Beauty’
  • Parthenocissus henryana
  • Salvia apiana

And, a few other new plants that have recently been moved up into the nursery include:

  • Clematis ‘Multi Blue’
  • Colocasia e. ‘Black Coral’ – Black Taro
  • Paeonia s. ‘Shimanishiki’ – Tree Peony

Grevillea ‘King’s Fire’

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’

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.

Lots of blooms on my morning walk thru Peacock Horticultural Nursery

Lots of blooms on my morning walk thru Peacock Horticultural Nursery.

Paeonia ‘Bartzella’

Cornus (nuttalli x kousa) ‘Venus’

Philadelphus ‘Snow Velvet’


Anigozanthos ‘Big Red’

Leucospermum ‘High Gold’

Deutzia ‘Magicien’

Callistemon pityoides

Beschorneria septentrionalis x decosteriana

Weigela f. ‘Rubidor’

Clematis ‘Rebecca’

Cornus alternifolia ‘Golden Showers’


New Plants @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery, Sebastopol, CA

New plants this week @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery in Sebastopol, CA include:

  • Acacia iteaphylla – Willow Wattle – Small tree to 10 – 13′ with low water needs. Yellow flowers in Spring and hardy to 20 F.
  • Acacia redolens ‘Low Boy’ – Prostate Acacia – Low growing shrub (1-2′ high x 10 – 15 wide) with low water needs.  Small vanilla scented yellow flowers in Spring.  Hardy to 10 – 15 F
  • Agave bracteosa ‘Monterey Frost’ – Frosted Candelabrum Agave –  A variegated form with white margins to 1′ high x 1.5′ wide.  Plant in part sun and protect when temps. drop  below 20 F.
  • Agave ‘Filigree’ – Filigree Sierra Mixteca Agave – A small agave (1-2′ high x 2-3′ wide) with gray white leaf margins.  Hardy to 20 F, or possibly lower.  Low water needs.  Possibly a hybrid of A. titanota?
  • Agave gentryi ‘Jaws’ – A very hardy Agave to about 4′ high and 6′ wide.  Plant in full Sun at the coast to part sun inland.  Hardy to 5 F.
  • Agave ‘Parracolorata’ – A cross of A. parrasana x A. colorata with 2′ tall silvery-gray leaves with nice leaf imprints.  Very low water needs and hardy to possibly 15 F.
  • Asclepias speciosa – Showy Milkweed – Plant this 3′ and spreading native for your monarch butterflies and hummingbirds.  Very hardy and drought tolerant.
  • Combretum fruticosum – Orange Flame Vine – A vine to 12 – 20′ with support.  Flowers from summer to fall with yellow toothbrush-like flowers, turning orange with age.  Hardy and evergreen to 26 F, but can tolerate temps down to 20 F or lower with some damage.
  • Dichondra sericea – Silverleaf Ponysfoot – Groundcover with silver gray leaves.  Hardy to 10 F.  Great for hanging over the edge of a pot!
  • Echeveria agavoides ‘Lipstick’ – A succulent to 6″ high and 8 – 12″ wide. Green leaves with red edges.  Hardy to 15 – 20 F.
  • Echium wildpretii – Tower of Jewels – Biennial with silver gray leaves blooming the second season to 5 – 6′ with dark pink flowers.  Hardy to 20 – 25 F.
  • Grevillea ‘Peaches and Cream’ – A shrub to 4 – 6′ tall and wide with multicolored flowers in shades of yellow, pink and orange. Hardy to about 23 F.
  • Leucospermum ‘Brandi Dela Cruz’ – Brandi Sky-rocket Pincushion – Shrub to 7′ with bright orange pincushion flowers.  Plant in full sun with drained soil and mulch heavily.  These plants prefer an acidic soil.  Fertilize with a slow release fertilizer very low in phosphorus , but also containing trace elements.
Agave 'Filigree'

Agave ‘Filigree’

Agave 'Parracolorata'

Agave ‘Parracolorata’

Agave 'Jaws'

Agave ‘Jaws’

Agave bracteosa 'Monterrey Frost'

Agave bracteosa ‘Monterrey Frost’