MAGNOLIA 'Butterflies'


MAGNOLIA 'Butterflies'

 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only
Small £30.00 each 
Available late spring to early summer 2022 - Spring according to the Met Office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore late spring is mid-April onwards. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
Medium £60.00 each 
Delivery Information Available late spring to early summer 2022
plant size comparison icon 3 - 5 Litre

 

  • Deciduous
  • Yellow
    Rich yellow with red stamens.
  • Height
    6m (20ft)
  • Spread
    4m (13ft)
  • Tree
    Compact, upright tree
  • Hardy - cold winter Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
    shelter from strong winds.
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - an American hybrid (hence the rhyming name) of M. acuminata 'Fertile Myrtle' and M. denudata.
  • Pests & Diseases
    scale insects, honey fungus, coral spot.
  • Place of origin
    Kitchawan Research Station, Ossington, Westchester County, New York
  • Burncoose Specialities
    Magnolias - larger gardens
  • Core Plants
    Magnolia
  • Flower Shape
    Cup-shaped - narrow.
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich
  • Neutral to acid soil
  • Tree Shape
    Broadly columnar
  • Broadly conical
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Magnolia - A guide to sizing and pricing
Magnolia - Care Guide
Magnolia - Hybridisation
Magnolia - Propagation
Magnolia - Spotlight Videos
Planting to avoid allergic reactions and asthma
Shrubs and Trees - Seeds - 1) Collecting Seeds
Shrubs and Trees - Seeds - 2) Storing Seeds
Shrubs and Trees - Seeds - 3) Planting Seeds
Trees - Care Guide
6m (20ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  4m (13ft)
 

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