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New Plants for August at Peacock Horticultural Nursery

A few new plants today arrived at Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  • Acacia vestita – Multi-truck, Hairy Wattle, 5 gallons, 12 – 15′ Tall and wide. Hardy to 20 – 25 F
  • Agathis robusta – 15 gallon, Queensland Kauri, Conifer up to 80′ (H) x 15 – 30′ (w), Hardy to 15 – 20 F.
  • Agave lophantha ‘Quadricolor’ – One gallons, 12 – 18″ (h) x 2′ (w), Hardy to 11 F.
  • Agave ‘Risner Bill’ – 3 gallons – Hardy Cow Horn Agave (Agave colorata x Agave bovicornuta), (h) 2′-3′ (w) 3-5′, hardiness 15 F, for Full Sun
  • Cussonia paniculata var. sinuata – Five gallons, Mountain Cabbage Tree – (h) 10 – 15′, Hardy to 20 F, for Full Sun.
  • Echeveria agavoides ‘Maria’ – Three gallons, Hardy and big plants! (h) 1′(w) 1 – 2′, Hardy to 14 F
  • Echeveria ‘Latte Rose’ – Brown Ghost Plant – one gallons, (E. agavoides x E. lilacina), hardy 15 – 20 F.
  • Mangave ‘Macho Mocha’ – 2 gallons, (Manfreda variegata x Agave celsii ?), (h) 2 – 3′ (w) 4 – 6′, gray-green leaves spotted with brown.  Hardy to 9 F.
  • Yucca rostrata ‘Blue Velvet’ – 15 gallon – Big Bend Yucca, Slow growing to 12′ (h) x 4′ (w), Hardy to 0 F.  Protect from gophers!
Acacia vestita
Acacia vestita
Agathis robusta
Agathis robusta

 

Agave 'Risner Bill'
Agave ‘Risner Bill’
Cussonia paniculata var. sinuata
Cussonia paniculata var. sinuata

 

Echeveria agavoides 'Maria'
Echeveria agavoides ‘Maria’
Echeveria 'Latte Rose'
Echeveria ‘Latte Rose’

 

Mangave 'Macho Mocha'
Mangave ‘Macho Mocha’
Yucca rostrata 'Blue Velvet'
Yucca rostrata ‘Blue Velvet’

New Plants for July 2015

Sorry, I missed posting a couple of recent plant deliveries here.  I ordered so many plants in the spring that I have not ordered any new plants until this month, but if you have come into the nursery you would know that already.  I have been posting to Facebook, but a customer reminded me today that not everyone is on Facebook.  So, here are the new plants I received in July.

  • Acacia cognate ‘Counsin Itt’ – One Gallon pots.
  • Agapanthus africanus ‘Ponto’s Queen of the Nile’
  • Agapanthus inapertus nigrescens
  • Agave l. ‘Quadricolor’ – 3 gallons
  • Agave parrasana ‘Fireball’ – 2 gallon pots
  • Agave weberi ‘Reiners Selection’ – 15 gallon
  • Aloe striata – One gallons
  • Arbutus ‘Spring Frost’ –  Variegated Marina Variety
  • Artemisia schmidtiana ‘Ever Goldy’
  • Carex oshimensis ‘Everillo’
  • Carpinus c. Fire Spire’ – Columnar, great red fall color. 6 gallon pots.
  • Cedrus atlantica ‘Glauca Pendula’ – Fishhook style, 10 gallon pot
  • Cercidium ‘Desert Museum’ – 15 gallons
  • Cordyline ‘Design-A-line Burdundy’
  • Cordyline ‘Electric Flash’ – Chocolate and cream, one gallons
  • Cotinus coggygria ‘Royal Purple’ – One gallon
  • Cupressus arizonica ‘Blue Ice’ – One gallons
  • Dudleya cymosa – One gallons
  • Delosperma ‘Jewel of Desert Topaz’
  • Echeveria agaviodes ‘Ebony’ – 2 gallons
  • Echeveria ‘Black Knight’ – 6″ pots
  • Echeveria sp’ – One gallons
  • Echibeckia ‘Summerina Orange’
  • Epilobium canum ssp. canum
  • Epilobium ‘Wayne’s Silver
  • Euphorbia characias ‘Tasmanian Tiger’
  • Euphorbia myrsinites
  • Euphorbia pithyusa ‘Acid Wash’
  • Fagus s. ‘Dawyck Purple’ – 15 Gallon
  • Hebe ochracea ‘E.C. Stirling’ – Quarts
  • Hypericum Hypearl ‘Madelon’
  • Kniphofia ‘Papaya Popsicle’ – One gallons
  • Farfugium ‘Argentea’ -one gallons
  • Furfugium ‘Gigantea’  – One gallons
  • Lomandra confertifolia ssp. rubiginosa ‘Seascape’ – One gallons
  • Lomandra hytrix ‘Tropic Belle’ – One gallons
  • Metasequoia g. ‘North Light’ – 10 gallon
  • Monardella macrantha – One gallons
  • Origanum x ‘Amethyst Falls’
  • Othonna ‘Little Pickles’
  • Salvia apiana – One gallons
  • Stachys ‘Bello Grigio’ – one gallons
  • Teucrium chamaedrys ‘Summer Sunshine’
  • Teucrium cussonii
  • Yucca ‘Bright Star’ – 3 gallons

 

 

A Few New Plants

Here are a few new plants that are available at Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  • Agave lophantha ‘Quadricolor’
  • Aloe ‘Lavender Star’ –
  • Echeveria ‘Latte Rose’
  • Echeveria ‘Fire and Ice’
  • Muhlenbergia capillaris ‘White Cloud’
  • Leucadendron ‘Ebony’ –
  • Leucadendron ‘Jester’
  • Leucospermum ‘Scarlet Ribbon’

New Variegated Agaves

A few new variegated Agaves are now available at Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

Agave bracteosa ‘Monterrey Frost’ – Frosted Candelabrum Agave

Agave leopoldii ‘Hammer Time’ – Hammer Time Century Plant

Agave murpheyi ‘Engard’ – Variegated Hohokam Agave

Agave parasana ‘Fireball’ – Variegated Caggage Head Agave

Agave potatorum ‘Snowfall’ – Variegated Butterfly Agave

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In addition to these new variegated Agaves above, we also have many great variegated Agaves available that are a bit less new, including:

Agave americana var. marginata – Variegated Century Plant

Agave americana var. medio-picta – Yellow-striped Century Plant

Agave americana var. medio-picta ‘Alba’ – White striped Century Plant

Agave americana ‘Opal’ – Opal Century Plant

Agave americana var striata – Yellow-striped Century Plant

Agave angustifolia ‘Marginata’ – Caribbean Agave

Agave attenuata ‘Kara’s Stripes’ – Variegated Fox Tail Agave

Agave ‘Cornelius’ – Quasimoto Agave

Agave ‘Cream Spike’ (syn. Agave parryi minima variegata) – Cream Spike Agave

Agave demetiana ‘Variegata’ – Variegated Smooth Agave

Agave guiengola ‘Cream Brulee’ – Cream Burlee Century Plant

Agave lopantha ‘Quadricolor’ – Quadricolor Century Plant

Agave macroacantha ‘Blue Ribbon – Blue Ribbon Century Plant

Agave mitis ‘Multicolor’ (aka: Agave celsii ‘Multicolor’) – Multicolor Century Plant

Agave potatorum ‘Kichiokan Marginata’ (syn. Agave ‘Kissho Kan’) – Dwarf Variegated Butterfly Agave

Agave schidigera ‘Shira ito no Ohi’ – Queen of White Thread-leaf Agave

Agave ‘Tradewinds’ (syn. Agave potatorum ‘Variegata’) – Tradewinds Century Plant

Agave victoriae-reginae ‘Golden Princess’ – Variegated Queen Victoria Agave

Agave weberi ‘Arizona Star’ – Variegated Weber Agave

 

 

Plants Blooming in the Nursery Now – July

These are some of the plants that are currently in bloom at Peacock Horticultural Nursery  –

  • Arisaema franchetianum ‘Hugo’ – Hugo Cobra Lily with purple and white flowers.
  • Brovoa geminiflora(syn. Polianthes geminiflora) – Tuberous plant with tubular orange-red flowers.
  • Campanula garganica ‘Dickson’s Gold’
  • Campanula  persicifolia ‘Blue-Eyed Blond’– A Bellflower with yellow foliage and deep-blue blooms.
  • Campanula ‘Pink Octopus’ –A Bellflower with unusual pink octopus-like flowers.
  • Campanula takesimana– A Korean Bellfower with many pendant flowers of white/lilac.
  • Caryopteris x clandonensis ‘Worchester Gold’ – Bluebeard shrub with yellow foliage and blue flowers.
  • Cornus capitata x kousa ‘Porlock’ – A beautiful Hybrid Dogwood Tree with white flowers that turn red with age, and cherry-red fruits in fall.
  • Crinodendron hookerianum– A shrub originally from Chile with red lantern-like flowers
  • Crinodendron patagua – A shrub originally from Chile with fragrant, white flowers.
  • Cynara cardunculus– See the Cardoon plants blooming in the garden and purchase your own 4″ plant for bloom next year.
  • Dahlia ‘Kingston Queen’ – One of many Dahlias available with dark foliage – this one with single orange flowers.
  • Dyckia x ‘Red Devil’– A Dyckia with rusty-red leaves and orange flowers.
  • Eucomis autumnalis (Purple leaf form) – A pineapple Lily with purple-green leaves and many white flowers
  • Eucomis comosa ‘Tugela Jade’ –  A Pineapple Lily with many chartreuse buds that open white.
  • Eucomis comosa ‘Tugela Ruby’– A Pineapple Lily with green leaves flushed with purple, and maroon flower spikes with white flowers that have a purple center.
  • Eucomis ‘Oakhurst’– A Pineapple Lily with red-purple leaves and purple flowers.  Very nice!
  • Eucomis ‘Sparkling Burgundy’ – A pineapple Lily with purple foliage and white-purple flowers.
  • Fuchsia ‘Rose Quartet’ – A compact fuchsia with unusual pink and white flowers.
  • Hemerocallis ‘Flasher’ –  Daylily with bright orange flowers.
  • Hemerocallis ‘Unique Purple’ – Daylily with purple flowers.
  • Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Glowing Embers’– Mop-head Hydrangea with red flowers.
  • Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Lemon Zest’– Mop-head Hydrangea with Yellow foliage and pink flowers.
  • Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Mariesii’– Lace-cap Hydrangea with pink to  blue flowers.
  • Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Nigra’– Mop-head Hydrangea with pink to blue flowers and black stems.
  • Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Quadricolor’– Lace-cap type Hydrangea with four distinct colors in the leaves – pale green, cream, deep green, and yellow.
  • Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Selma’– A compact Mop-head Hydrangea with pink to blue flowers.
  • Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Shelia’–  Lace-cap Hydrangea with pink flowers.
  • Hydrangea paniculata ‘Floribunda’– PeeGee Hydrangea with white flowers.
  • Hydrangea quercifolia– Oakleaf Hydrangea with big oak-shaped leaves, white flowers and great fall color.
  • Hydrangea ‘Sumida-no-hanabi’– A beautiful Hydrangea with double white flowers.
  • Nicandra physalodes ‘Splash of Cream’ –  An annual plant with light blue to lavender flowers and interesting seed pods, and variegated leaves and some of the plants.
  • Origanum ‘Kent Beauty’ – An ornamental oregano with pink and chartreuse bracts (flowers). 
  • Oxalis deppei ‘Iron Cross’ – Dark purple cross in the middle of each bright green clover leaf, with pink flowers.  Non-Invasive.
  • Oxalis siliquosa ‘Sunset Velvet’– Another non-invasive Oxalis that has leaves that are gold, pink, coppery yellow to chartreuse, with yellow flowers.
  • Parahebe perfoliata– Digger’s Speedwell has glaucous, blue foliage that is similar to some Eucalyptus.  Laverder-blue flowers.
  • Scadoxus multiflorus spp. katherinae – A South African bulbous plant with an amazing orange bloom every July.
  • Schizophragma hydrangeoides ‘Roseum’ – A Hydrangea Vine with fragrant pink flowers
  • Sinningia tubiflora– Hardy white Gloxinia.
  • Tradescantia ‘Blue and Gold’ – A Spider Wort with golden foliage and blue flowers.
  • Triteleia laxa ‘Koningin Fabiola’ – Bulbous plant with purple-blue flowers.
  • Yucca filamentosa ‘Bright Edge’ – Yucca to 2′ , green leaves edged in gold, and cream flowers
  • Yucca filamentosa ‘Color Gaurd’ – Yucca to 2′ with yellow centered leaves, pink and coral in winter, and cream flowers.
  • Yucca filamentosa ‘Garland’s Gold’ – Yucca to 3′ with gold centered leaves, blushing pink in winter, and cream flowers.
  • Zantedeschia ‘Edge of Night’ – Calla Lily with black-purple flowers and green foliage edged in black-purple and dark stems too!  Beautiful!
  • Zantedeschia ‘Gene’s Giant’ – A giant calla lily up to 5′ tall with white flowers.
  • Zantedeschia ‘Hercules’ – Large Calla Lily to 3′ with white flowers.
Arisaema f. 'Hugo'
Arisaema f. 'Hugo'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Campanula 'Blue Eyed Blond'
Campanula 'Blue Eyed Blond'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Campanula takesimana
Campanula takesimana

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Caryopteris 'Worchester Gold'
Caryopteris 'Worchester Gold'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cynara cardunculus (Cardoon)
Cynara cardunculus (Cardoon)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dahlia 'Kingston Queen'
Dahlia 'Kingston Queen'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eucomis autumnalis
Eucomis autumnalis

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

H. 'Flasher' & 'Unique Purple'
H. 'Flasher' & 'Unique Purple'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hydrangea 'Sumida-no-hanabi'
Hydrangea 'Sumida-no-hanabi'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Scadoxus multiflorus spp katherinae
Scadoxus multiflorus spp katherinae

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Triteleia laxa 'Koningin Fabiola'
Triteleia laxa 'Koningin Fabiola'

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Zantedeschia 'Edge of Night'
Zantedeschia 'Edge of Night'