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A few photos from Peacock Horticultural Nursery on this foggy morning.

A few photos from Peacock Horticultural Nursery on this foggy morning:

Aesculus x neglecta 'Erythroblastos'
Aesculus x neglecta ‘Erythroblastos’
Berberis thunbergii 'Orange Rocket'
Berberis thunbergii ‘Orange Rocket’
Acer palmatum 'Olsen's Frosted Strawberry'
Acer palmatum ‘Olsen’s Frosted Strawberry’
Fatsia japonica 'Spider's Web'
Fatsia japonica ‘Spider’s Web’
Chionanthus retusus
Chionanthus retusus
Chionanthus retusus
Chionanthus retusus

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’