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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’

 

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!