• Evergreen
    Oval to oblong, leathery, glossy, dark-green leaves to 20cm (8in) long, rusty brown beneath
  • Cream
  • Height
    10m (33ft)
  • Spread
    10m (33ft)
  • Tree
    Dense tree. Most older specimens develop a pyramidal form.
  • 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

MAGNOLIA grandiflora 'Gallissonnière'

 
Estimated availability autumn 2022 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
Medium £40.00 each 
Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2022
Estimated availability autumn 2022 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
Large £75.00 each 
Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2022
Collect Only - Unfortunately this plant is too big to be sent by courier
It can only be purchased direct from the nursery.
Specimens £150.00 each 
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Commonly seen in villa gardens in the Italian lake district
    Pests & Diseases
    Scale insects, honey fungus, coral spot.
    Place of origin
    From plants imported from USA to France in the mid 1700's by Baron de la Galissonnière and from there to the UK in the early 1800s
  • Burncoose Specialities
    Magnolias - larger gardens
  • Core Plants
    Magnolia
  • Flower Shape
    Cup-shaped
    20-25cm (8-10in) across with 9-12 tepals
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Entire
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Oblong
    (see photos above)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 6
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs or climbers that need little to no pruning.
    Action: Trim back shoots that spoil symmetry and to fit available space.
    When: Annually after flowering if on previous year's growth, or in later Winter or Spring if flowering on current year's growth, or as requires.

    RHS group 9 & 11
  • Scented Plants
    Scented flowers
    Very fragrant.
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    Humus-rich
    Neutral to acid soil
    Neutral to alkaline soil
    Suitable for chalk
  • Tree Shape
    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
10m (33ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  10m (33ft)
 

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