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More new plants arriving at Peacock Horticultural Nursery today. It must be spring.

New plants include:

  • Aeonium arboretum ‘Electra’ – Purple Pinwheel – Grows to about 2′ with purple rosettes of leaves to about 6″.  Hardy to about 27 F.  Full sun near the coast and part shade inland.
  • Aeonium ‘Mint Saucer’ – Green Aeonium – Mounding 2 -3′ feet with large rosettes of green leaves.  Prefers cool sun to part sun.  Hardy to 25 – 30 F.
  • Aeonium pseudotabuliforme – Green Platters – A low growing plant with flattened rosettes of green leaves.  Perfers cool sun or part shade.  Hardy to about 25 F
  • Aeonium ‘Sunburst’ – Copper Pinwheel – Grows to 2′ tall with rosettes of variegated green and white leaves edged in coppery red.  Prefer cool sun to part shade.  Hardy to about 28 F.
  • Agapanthus ‘Twister’ – Green strappy leaves  making a 2′ mound with white flowers with a dark blue violet base in summer.  Hardy to 15 – 20 F.
  • Agave bracteosa ‘Monterey Frost’ – Frosted Candelabrum Agave – To about 1′  tall and 1 – 2′ wide with creamy white leaf margins.  Prefers cool sun to part shade,  Hardy to about 20 F.
  • Aloe Africana –  Spiny Aloe – Solitary tree-like Aloe to 6′ or more producing flowers yellow and orange flowers January thru March. Grows in full sun with little summer water once established.  Hardy to about 25 F.
  • Aloe ‘Delta Lights’ – Aloe deltoideodonta hybrid – A suckering Aloe to about 18″ x 2′ with beautiful green and white leaves.  Best in morning sun. Hardy to about 25 F.
  • Anigozanthus ‘Bush Ranger’ – Dwarf Kangaroo Paw – Grows to about 2′ with red flowers.  Plant in full sun.  Hardy to about 25 – 30 F.
  • Arctostaphylos densiflora ‘Howard McMinn’ – Manzanita – Native shrub to 7 – 10′ tall and wide with beautiful red bark and pink flowers in winter/spring.  Hardy to 0 – 10 F.
  • Cercis canadensis ‘Merlot’ – Eastern Redbud – A deciduous tree to 10 – 15 feet tall and wide with burgundy leaves and rose pink flowers in spring.  Leaves will fade to green by summer and yellow fall color.  Plant in full sun to light shade.  Hardy to 0 F.
  • Chondropetalum tectorum Thick – Cape Rush – Restio forming dense grass-like clumps to 3 – 6′ tall.  Grows in full sun to light shade with low water needs once established.  Hardy to 20 – 25 F.
  • Crassula capitella ‘Red Pagoda’ – Small scale groundcover succulent growing 7″ tall and 18″ wide with staked red-edged leaves.  Grow in full sun to get the best red coloring. Hardy to about 20 – 25 F.
  • Dyckia ‘Naked Lady’ – A terrestrial bromeliad with green plastic-looking leaves to 1′ tall and 1 – 2′ wide.  No spines along the leaf margins, but very sharp leaf tips.  Best grown in part sun (Morning sun).  Supposedly hardy to 20 F, but I have experienced damage to the plant, so perhaps needs to be dry in winter if you experience temperatures below freezing.
  • Echeveria colorata ‘Mexican Giant’ – Echeveria colorata forma brandtii selection – A large succulent forming powdering white rosettes with tinges of pink to about 1′ across.  Can be grown in full sun to part shade.  Hardy to 25 F.
  • Euphorbia leucodendron – Cat Tails Euphorbia – A spineless succulent shrub to 4 – 6′ or more.  Grow in full sun to light shade.  Hardy to about 25 F.  Very low water needs.  Caution: Sap may be irritating.  Do not touch face or eyes if exposed to the milky white sap.
  • Grevillea ‘Kings Fire’ – Shrub to 4 – 6′ with 4″ long orange-red flowers that appear nearly year-round.  Plant in full sun. Hardy to 20 – 25 F.  Low water needs once established.  Avoid fertilizers containing phosphorus.  Origin:  Australia
  • Hakea francisiana – Grass-leaf Hakea – Large shrub to 10 – 16′ with 4″ long racemes of deep pink flowers in winter to spring.  Plant in full sun.  Hardy to 18 F.  Low water needs once established.  Origin: Australia
  • Leucadendron ‘Safari Goldstrike’  – Yellow Conebush – Growing to about 6′ tall with yellow bracts “flowers” in winter/spring.  Grow in full sun.  Hardy to 20 – 25 F.  Low water needs once established.  Great cut flowers.
  • Leucospermum ‘Brandi de la Cruz’ – Sky-rocket Pincushion – Shrub to 4 – 7′ with orange-red in late winter to early spring.  Best grown in full sun.  Hardy to about 25 F.  Low water needs once established. Mulch to retain moisture and keep root zone cool. Avoid fertilizers containing phosphorus. Origin: Australia
  • Leucospermum ‘Ca Sunshine’
  • Leucospermum cuneiforme ‘Goldie’
  • Leucospermum ‘High Gold’
  • Leucospermum ‘Scarlet Ribbons’
  • Leucospermum  ‘Tango’
  • Leucospermum ‘Veldfire’
  • Mangave ‘Freckles and Speckles’
  • Mangave ‘Mayan Queen’
  • Melaleuca incana
  • Mimulus ‘Fiesta Gold’
  • Monstera deliciosa – Split-leaf Philadendron
  • Pachypodium lamerei
  • Phlebodium aureum ‘Mandaianum’ – Blue Star Fern
  • Sansevieria cylindrica ‘Starfish’ (Sansevieria Cylindrica v patula ‘Boncel’)
  • Sansevieria ‘Superclone’
  • Sansevieria zeylanica
  • Stapelia sp.
  • Stetsonia coryne
  • Trickocereus terscheckii (syn Echinopsis terscheckii)

 

More new plants arrived this morning at Peacock Horticultural Nursery.

More new plants arrived this morning at Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  • Agave geminiflora ‘Leapin’ Lizards’ – Variegated Twin’-flowered Century Plant – Grows 20″ tall by 3′ wide in part sun to light shade.  Hardy to 25 F at least.
  • Cyathea ‘Brentwood’ – Australian Tree Fern – Thought to be robust form of C. cooperi growing 12 – 20′ tall in bright shade.  Hardy to 20 – 25 F.
  • Fafugium japonicum ‘Argentea’ – White Edged Leopard Plant – Brighten up a shady part of your garden with this white and green variegated plant to 20″ tall. Hardy to 15 F.
  • Leucadendron ‘Safari Sunset’ – Conebush – Shrub to 8′ for full sun with red bracts “flowers”.  Hardy to 20 – 25F
  • Leucadendron ‘Little Bit’ – Conebush – A smaller shrub to only 2 – 3′ tall with creamy bracts “flowers” with orange centers.  Hardy to 20 – 25F.
  • Lomandra longifolia ‘Platinum Beauty’ – Variegated Dwarf Mat Rush – A variegated grass-like perennial to 2 – 3′ tall and wide.  Hardy to at least 20 F.
  • Phlebodium aureum ‘Mandaianum’ – Bear’s Paw Fern – Fern with blue-green fronds to 2 – 3′.  Nice as a house plant and hanging baskets.  Hardy to 25 F.
  • Senecio rowleyanus – String of Pearls – Trailing house plant to more than 2′.  Avoid frost. Hardy to  about 30 F.
  • Teucrium chamaedrys ‘Summer Sunshine’ – Creeping Germander – Creeping perennial with yellow to chartreuse leaves and pink flowers.  Grows to 6 – 8″ tall and about  2′ wide.
  • Thamnochortus insignis – Thatching Reed – Restio for full sun to 6 – 8′. Hardy to about 20 F.
  • Thymus x citriodorus ‘Aureus’ – Golden variegated Lemon Thyme –
  • Thymus vulgaris ‘Highland Cream’