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MAGNOLIA grandiflora 'Goliath'

Commonly known as Bull bay, Loblolly magnolia


 

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 £20.00 each 

Delivery Information Available late spring to early summer 2022
plant size comparison icon 2 to 3 Litre

 

  • Evergreen - broad, slightly twisted leaves to 20cm (8in) long.
  • Cream
  • Height - 10m (33ft)
  • Spread - 10m (33ft)
  • Tree - dense tree
  • Hardy - average winter - Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Full sun - shelter from strong winds
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - flowers over a long period, sometimes into November, though individual flowers are short-lived.
  • Pests & Diseases - scale insects.honey fungus, coral spot.
  • Place of origin - Caledonia Nurseries, Guernsey, Channel Islands. Pre 1910
  • Burncoose Specialities - Magnolias - larger gardens -
  • Core Plants - Magnolia -
  • Flower Shape - Cup-shaped - - flowers 20-30cm (8-12in) across with 9-12 tepals
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Leaf margin - Entire - see photos above
  • Leaf shape - Ovate - see photos above
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers - - lemon fragrance.
  • 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
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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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