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Peacock Horticultural Nursery will be open this weekend – Feb 10 thru Feb 12, 10am till 4pm.

Happy fungus!
Happy fungus!

Peacock Horticultural Nursery is taking advantage of the sunshine and we are open today and this weekend – Feb 10 thur Feb 12, 10am till 4pm.  Sorry! Parking lot is draining with all the rain we have had this year, so you may need to park out in front of the nursery.

Plants in photo above include:  Agave ‘Snow Glow’, Echeveria ‘Latte Rose’, Echeveria c. ‘Mexican Giant’ (little baby), and Echeveria agavoides ‘Lipstick’

New plant Shipment today at Peacock Horticultural Nursery

A few new plants today including:

  • Agave ovatifolia ‘Frosty Blue’ – Whale’s Tongue Agave – Very hardy to 5 F, 3-4′ tall .  and wide.  These are nice 7 gallon specimen plants.
  • Amaryllis belladonna ‘Alba’ – White Naked Lady Bulbs – Available in one gallon pots.
  • Anigozanthus ‘Big Red’ – Red Kangaroo Paws – Big and full five gallon plants – 6 feet tall!  Really nice!  Hardy and evergreen to 25 F, and will re-sprout to about 20 F.
  • Beschorneria yuccoides – Amole – Green and red flowers in summer, 4-5′ tall, hardy to <15 F, and low water needs.
  • Cordyline ‘Cha Cha’ – Nice, full two gallons available. Hardy to about 20 F.  clumping 3-4′ weeping leaves of apricot, peach, yellow, and green.
  • Cycas panahihuaensis – Panahihua Sago Palm.  3-4′ pinnate leaves on a 4-6′ trunk.  Very Hardy and evergreen to 20 F, and deciduous to about 10 F or lower.  Large specimen plant available in 10 gallon Squat Pot.
  • Echeveria agavoides ‘Maria’ – Large rosette succulent to 1′ tall and wide, with red edged leaves.  Very hardy to 14 F.  Low water needs.
  • Eucalyptus ‘Moon Lagoon’ – Fine Leafed Mallee – Small tree 4 – 8′ tall, hardy to about 23 F.
  • Leucadendron ‘Safari Sunset’ –  Safari Conebush – Great specimen shrub with red and yellow flowers to 8′ tall.  Low water needs.
  • Melaleuca incana ‘Prostrate Form’  – Prostrate Gray Honey-myrtle – Great for spilling over a pot or wall.  1-2′ tall and 4-6 wide.  Low water needs.
  • Protea ‘Sylvia’ – Big pink flowers on a 6′ shrub.  Low water needs.  Hardy to mid-twenties.
Anigozanthus 'Big Red'
Anigozanthus ‘Big Red’
Agave ovatifolia 'Frosty Blue'
Agave ovatifolia ‘Frosty Blue’
Cycas panzhihuaensis
Cycas panzhihuaensis


New Plants April 2015 @Peacock Horticultural Nursery

A few new plants:

  • Acer p. ‘Manyo no sato’ – One of my new favs!
  • Agave g. ‘Spaghetti Straps’
  • Catalpa x erubescens ‘Purpurea – Big 15 gallon Tree!
  • Cheilanthes tomentosa – Fern
  • Cornus (nuttalli x kousa) ‘Venus’ – ‘Dogwood’
  • Corylus  (avellana x colurna)’Rosita’ – Nice 10 gallon, Purple foliage Hazelnut Trees
  • Davidia involucrate ‘Iseli Fastgiate’ – Dove Tree
  • Dudleya brittonii
  • Echeveria ‘Lipstick’
  • Fagus s. ‘Roseo-marginata’ – Tricolor Beech – Nice 15 Gallon Tree!
  • Farfugium j. ‘Gigantea’
  • Hesperaloe funifera chiangii
  • Leucospermum c. ‘Yellow Bird’
  • Philadelphus l. ‘Belle Etoile’
  • Yucca f. ‘Colorguard’ – Nice blooming five gallons!

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’

Cats @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery

A few snaps of our little furry friends here @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

Ella with lizard necklace
Ella with lizard necklace

A couple of new Vines and a couple of new Hellebores at Peacock Horticultural Nursery

Here are a couple of new vines and Hellebores at Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

Bomarea caldasii

Canarina canariensis – Canary Bellflower

Helleborus x ‘Apricot Gem’ – Double Apricot Flowers

Helleborus x ‘Onyx Odyssey’ – Double Purple-black Flowers
Helleborus x 'Onyn Odyssey'





Plants in bloom now – July 2010

Here are a few of the plants blooming in our retail nursery now:
  • Agapanthus ‘Gold Strike’ (Lily-of-the-Nile)
  • Knophofia uvaria ‘Wilhelm’s Lance’ ( Red Hot Poker)
  • Origanum ‘Kent Beauty’ (Ornamental Origano)
  • Portea ‘Sylvia’ (Protea)
  • Scadoxus multiflorus ssp katherinae (Blood Lily)
  • Trachelium caeruleum ‘Hamer Pandora’ (Throatwort)
Agapanthus 'Gold Strike'
Kniphofia uvaria 'Wilhelm's Lance'
Origanum 'Kent Beauty'
Protea 'Sylvia'
Protea 'Sylvia'
Protea 'Sylvia'
Scadoxus multiflorus ssp katherinae
Trachelium caeruleum 'Hamer Pandora'

Plants Blooming in the Nursery Now

 A list of plants available at Peacock Horticultural Nursery that are currently blooming:

  • Aphanopetalum ‘Gossamer Wings’ – Glossy-leaved Australian Vine
  • Arisaema ciliatum
  • Arisaema ringens
  • Beschorneria rigida
  • Bignonia ‘Tangerine Beauty’ – Hardy orange flowering  trumpet vine
  • Callistemon citrinus ‘Jeffersii’
  • Callistemon ‘Little John’ (Dwarf Bottlebrush)
  • Calandrinia spectabilis
  • Carpenteria california (CA Native)
  • Clivia caulescens
  • Cordyline ‘Cardinal’
  • Cynara cardunculus (Cardoon – only 4″ plants available)
  • Cytisus ‘Lena’
  • Deutzia gracilis Chardonnay Pearls
  • Deutzia scabra
  • Deutzia ‘Strawberry Fields’
  • Grevillea ‘Austraflora Fanfare’
  • Grevillea ‘Bonfire’
  • Grevillea junipera ‘Molonglo’
  • Grevillea lanigera ‘Mt Tamboritha’
  • Grevillea ‘Long John’
  • Grevillea rosmarinifolia ‘Scarlet Sprite’
  • Iris enseta ‘Gusto’
  • Iris pallida ‘Argentea Variegata’
  • Jasminum humile ‘Revolutum’ (Yellow flowering Jasmine Vine)
  • Kniphofia thomsonii
  • Philadelphus ‘Belle Etoile’ (Mock Orange Shrub)
  • Rhodohypoxis baurii
  • Rhodohypoxis b. Picta
  • Russelia equsetiformis
  • Russelia e. ‘Flamingo Pink’
  • Salvia x sylvestris ‘May Night’
  • Silene ‘Clifford Moor’
  • Wisteria macrostachya ‘Blue Moon’ (Re-blooming Wisteria)
  • Zantedeschia aethiopica ‘Gene’s Giant’  (Giant Calla Lily)
Calandrinia spectabilis
Calandrinia spectabilis










Rhodohypoxis baurii Picta
Rhodohypoxis baurii Picta
Beschorneria rigida
Beschorneria rigida











Wisteria m. 'Blue Moon'
Wisteria m. 'Blue Moon'











Bignonia 'Tangerine Beauty'
Bignonia 'Tangerine Beauty'










Russelia equisetiformis
Russelia equisetiformis











Grevillea 'Long John'
Grevillea 'Long John'