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MAGNOLIA 'Galaxy'


MAGNOLIA 'Galaxy'

 
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.
Small £25.00 each 
Delivery Information Available late spring to early summer 2022
plant size comparison icon 2 to 3 Litre
Medium £60.00 each 

 

  • Deciduous
    mid-green leaves to 20cm (8in) long.
  • Purple Shades of purple/mauve/lilac/violet
    Rose purple, lighter inside.
  • Shades of pink All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
  • Height
    10m (33ft)
  • Spread
    8m (26ft)
  • Tree
    Vigorous small tree
  • Hardy - very cold winter Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
    Shelter from strong winds.
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - M. liliiflora 'Nigra' x M. sprengeri 'Diva'
  • Pests & Diseases
    scale insects, honey fungus, coral spot.
  • Place of origin
    U.S. 1963. William Kosar, National Arboretum, Washington DC.
  • Burncoose Specialities
    Magnolias - larger gardens
  • Core Plants
    Magnolia
  • Flower Shape
    Goblet-shaped - to 12cm (5in) across.
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Entire see photos above
  • Leaf shape
    Obovate see photos above
  • 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
  • Scented Plants
    Scented flowers - light fragrance
  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich
  • Neutral to acid soil
  • Tree Shape
    Broadly conical
  • Rounded to broadly spreading
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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
10m (33ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  8m (26ft)
 

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