Tag Archives: maple

Sarracenias (Pitcher Plants) are in bloom at Peacock Horticultural Nursery and a few other photos from this evening.

Sarracenias (Pitcher Plants) are in bloom at Peacock Horticultural Nursery and a few other photos from this evening:

Sarracenia leucophylla ‘Tarnok’
Vriesea sp.
Acer pseudoplantanus ‘Esk Sunset’
Sarracenia x ‘Abandoned Hope’
Sarracenia x ‘Hank’
Sarracenia flauva

New plants today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery

New plants today include:

  • Agave pumila
  • Agave striata ‘East of Ramos’
  • Bulbine natalensis
  • Cordyline ‘Jive’
  • Deuterocohnia lorentziana – Bromeliad
  • Echeveria prolifica
  • Eucomis c. ‘Sparkling Burgundy’
  • Veltheimia bracteata ‘Comet Yellow’

In addition, these plants were brought up from the back and our now available in one gallon pots, including:

  • Acer p. ‘Mikawa yatsubusa’
  • Acer p. ‘Olsen’s Frosted Strawberry’
  • Acer p. ‘Purple Ghost’
  • Acer pseudoplatanus ‘Esk Sunset’ – Maple
  • Cornus kousa ‘Summer Fun’ – Variegated Dogwood
  • Davidia i. ‘Aya nishiki’ – Variegated Dove Tree
  • Davidia I. ‘Lady Sunshine’ – Variegated Dove Tree
  • Gingko b. ‘Mariken’
  • Juniperus horizontalis ‘ Golden Wiltonii’
  • Taxus baccata ‘Watnong Gold’
Agave pumila
Bulbine natalensis
Bulbine natalensis
Deuterocohnia lorentziana
Veltheimia bracteata ‘Yellow Comet’
Acer palmatum ‘Purple Ghost’

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’

More new plants arrived yesterday @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery.

More new plants arrived yesterday @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery, including:

  • Acer campestre ‘Carnival’ – Variegated Hedge Maple
  • Acer rubrum ‘Vanity’ – Variegated Red Maple
  • Asimina triloba Variegata – Variegated Pawpaw
  • Calycanthus (Sinocalycanthus) raulstonii ‘Venus’ – Sweetshrub – White Flowers
  • Cedrela (Toona) sinensis ‘Flamingo’ – Pink-leaved Chinese Mahogany
  • Clerodendrum t. ‘Golden Glory’– Glorybower
  • Davidia involucrate ‘Platt’s Variegated’ – Variegated Dove Tree
  • Fagus sylvatica ‘Franken’ – European Beech – Slow growing small tree with white and green variegated leaves
  • Fagus sylvatica ‘Aurea Pendula’ – European Beech – Weeping tree with butter-yellow leaves.
  • Ginkgo biloba ‘Sunstream’ –  Ginkgo tree with yellow and green variegated leaves.
  • Quercus cerris ‘Aureo Marmorata’ – Variegated Turkey Oak
  • Quercus robur ‘Castle Howard’ – Variegated English Oak
  • Quercus robur ‘General Pulaski’ – English Oak with recurved leaves
  • Ulmus procera ‘Argenteo-Variegata’ – Variegated English Elm
  • Ulmus hollandica ‘Wredeii’ – Columar Elm with bright yellow leaves.
Acer campestre 'Carnival'
Acer campestre ‘Carnival’

 

Acer rubrum 'Vanity'
Acer rubrum ‘Vanity’
Ginkgo biloba 'Sunstream'
Ginkgo biloba ‘Sunstream’

 

Quercus cerris 'Aureo Marmorata'
Quercus cerris ‘Aureo Marmorata’

 

Quercus robur 'General Pulaski'
Quercus robur ‘General Pulaski’

Maples at Peacock Horticultural Nursery

Here are photos of a few maples at Peacock  Horticultural Nursery this spring 2013:

  • Acer campetre ‘Carnival’
  • Acer japonicum ‘Ed Wood #2’
  • Acer palmatum ‘Baby Ghost’
  • Acer palmatum ‘ Purple Ghost’
  • Acer palmatum dissectum ‘Ruby Lace’
  • Acer shirasawanum ‘Jordon’ – Full Moon Maple
  • Acer campestre ‘Carnival’