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More new plants arrived today @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery.

A few of these new plants (all one gallon plants) that arrived today, are bit more on the unusual side @ Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  • Acer rufinerve ‘Winter Gold’ – A snake bark Maple  to 20′ with golden bark.  Best in afternoon shade.
  • Aesculus tubinata ‘Marble Chip’ – Variegated Japanese Horse Chestnut – Large, creamy white  and green variegated leaves.  This selection is supposed to be more scorch resistant than some of the other variegated forms.
  • Betula pendula ‘Golden Cloud’ – Birch with butter-yellow leaves in the spring.  Trees to 15 – 20′. Protect from afternoon sun.
  • Calycanthus raustonii ‘Hartlage Wine’ – Sweetshrub – 10′ shrub with 2″ wine colored flowers in summer.
  • Cornus alternifolia ‘Argentea’ – Variegated Pagoda Dogwood – White variegated leaves on a tree to 15 – 25′ with tiered/layered horizontal branching.
  • Carpinus betula ‘Foliis Argenteovariegatis Pendula’ – Variegated weeping Hornbeam to 10′ x 10′.
  • Cornus kousa chinensis ‘Kristen Lipka’s Variegated Weeper’ or KLVW – A variegated weeping Dogwood.
  • Disanthus c. ‘Ena nishiki’ – A 6 to 10 shrub for part shade with variegated blue-green leaves with a white margin.  Small dark purple flowers in October. For Part shade.
  • Fagus sylvatica ‘Brathay Purple’ – Beech tree to 20 to 26′ with curled, dark red/purple foliage.
  • Fagus sylvatica ‘Franken’ – Variegated Beech – A slow growing tree to 10′ with white and green variegated foliage.
  • Fagus sylvatica ‘Mercedes’ – Dwarf Beech with green, willowlike foliage turning bronze in the Fall.
  • Ginkgo biloba ‘Anny’s Dwarf’ – A dwarf tree to 5 – 6′.
  • Ginkgo biloba ‘Layin Low’ – Prostrate form to 2′ x 3-4′ wide.
  • Gingko biloba ‘Sunstream’ – Variegated form with yellow and green leaves.
  • Ginkgo biloba ‘Tremonia’ – A narrow form to 30 – 50 tall, and only 6′ wide.
  • Halesia tetraptera ‘Silver Splash’ – Variegated Carolina Silverbell – Small understory tree with white flowers and winged fruit.
  • Quercus patraea ‘Purpurea’ – Purple Sessile Oak – purple leaves on a slow growing tree to 50′.
  • Zelkova serrata ‘Goshiki’ – Small tree with variegated white and green leaves.
Halesia t. 'Silver Splash'
Halesia t. ‘Silver Splash’

Autumn photos from Peacock Horticultural Nursery

Here a few photos from Peacock Horticultural Nursery last weekend.  Starting to feel like Autumn.

Camellia azaela
Camellia azaela
Newest bed at nursery.
Newest bed at nursery.
Newly planted bed.
Newly planted bed.


Zelkova s. 'Goshiki'
Zelkova s. ‘Goshiki’
Amaranthus caudatus
Amaranthus caudatus
Acer japonicum 'Vitifolium'
Acer japonicum ‘Vitifolium’
Aechmea g. 'Lucky Stripe'
Aechmea g. ‘Lucky Stripe’
Mangave x 'Spotted Borders'
Mangave x ‘Spotted Borders’
Clematis stans 'Festival'
Clematis stans ‘Festival’
Planted bed at the nursery
Planted bed at the nursery


Acer saccharum 'Monumentale'
Acer saccharum ‘Monumentale’

New Plants in the Nursery – July 2010

Here are some of the recent arrivals that are now available at Peacock Horticultural Nursery:

  • Acer x conspicuum ‘Silver Cardinal’
  • Acer x conspicuum ‘Phoenix’
  • Acer palmatum ‘Issai nishiki’
  • Agapanthus ‘Gold Strike’
  • Agapanthus praecox ‘Silver Streak’
  • Agave ‘ Mateo’
  • Berberidopsis coralina
  • Cercidiphyllum japonicum ‘Rot Fuchs’
  • Corydalis ‘Berry Exciting’
  • Corylus ‘Red Majestic’
  • Crinodendron hookerianum
  • Cryptomeria japonica ‘Sekkan-sugi’
  • Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Kisoji no haru’
  • Eriogonum grande var rubescens
  • Eucomis ‘Freckles’
  • Fagus sylvatica ‘Red Obelisk’
  • Fagus sylvatica ‘Tortuosa Purpurea’
  • Garrya elliptica ‘Evie’
  • Hydrangea quercifolia ‘Little Honey’
  • Kniphofia northiae
  • Kniphofia uvaria ‘Wilhelm’s Lance’
  • Leptospermum turbinatum ‘Flat Rock’
  • Leucadendron ‘Safari Goldstrike’
  • Ochagavia litoralis
  • Orbexilum pedunculatum
  • Tradescantia ‘Sunshine Charm’
  • Zelkova serrata ‘Goshiki’

New Plants available for June

New plants available at Peacock Horticultural Nursery this month:
  • Abies koreana ‘Horstmann’s Silberlocke’ – Korean Fir Tree with blue/white needles and steely-blue cones
  • Acer campestre ‘Carnival’ – Variegated Maple with white and green leaves
  • Acer palmatum ‘Purple Ghost’ – Maple with purple leaves.
  • Aesculus hippocastanum ‘Lanciata’ – Horse Chestnut with incised leaves and white flowers
  • Betula pendula ‘Trost Dwarf’ – Elegant dwarf thread-leaf Birch Tree
  • Cercis canadensis ‘Hearts of Gold’ – Redbud Tree with chartreuse leaves – WOW!
  • Hibiscus x moscheutos ‘Kopper King’ – Hardy Hibiscus with 12″ white flowers with a red eye and burgundy foliage.
  • Liriodendron tulipifera ‘Aureomarginata’ – Variegated Tulip Tree
  • Paeonia lutea var. ludlowii – Tree Peony with yellow flowers
  • Pinus densiflora ‘Low Glow’ – Dwarf Japanese Red Pine with bright green needles
  • Pinus parviflora ‘Goldilocks’ –  Japanese White Pine with blue-green needles frosted golden yellow
  • Zelkova serrata ‘Goshiki’ – A variegated Zelkova with white and green leaves
Abies 'Horstmann's Silberlocke'
Abies 'Horstmann's Silberlocke'











Acer c. 'Carnival'
Acer c. 'Carnival'










Acer p. 'Purple Ghost'
Acer p. 'Purple Ghost'








Aesculus h. 'Lanciata'
Aesculus h. 'Lanciata'









Betula p. 'Trost Dwarf'
Betula p. 'Trost Dwarf'









Cercis c. 'Hearts of Gold'
Cercis c. 'Hearts of Gold'











Hibiscus x m. 'Kopper King'
Hibiscus x m. 'Kopper King'











Liriodendron t. 'Aureomarginata'
Liriodendron t. 'Aureomarginata'











Pinus d. 'Low Glow'
Pinus d. 'Low Glow'










Pinus p. 'Goldilocks'
Pinus p. 'Goldilocks'











Zelkova s. 'Goshiki'
Zelkova s. 'Goshiki'