• Deciduous
    Oblong-oval, mid-green leaves to 20cm (8in) long.
  • Shades of pink
    All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
    Immense pale pink to white flowers
  • Height
    20m (66ft)
  • Spread
    12m (39ft)
  • 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

MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta

 

 

  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Var. robusta will withstand greater levels of exposure without dieback
    Pests & Diseases
    Scale insects, honey fungus, coral spot.
    Place of origin
    Sichuan Province, China
  • Burncoose Specialities
    Magnolias - larger gardens
  • Flower Shape
    Goblet-shaped
    To cup shaped, 22-30cm (9-12in) across with 12-16 tepals.
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Woodland garden
  • 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.

  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
    Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    Humus-rich
    Neutral to acid soil
  • Tree Shape
    Broadly conical
    Rounded to broadly spreading
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
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
20m (66ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  12m (39ft)
 
ARAUCARIA araucana and MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta
CAMELLIA 'Captain Rawes' and MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta
CAMELLIA 'Donation' and MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta
CAMELLIA 'Donation', MAGNOLIA campbellii subsp. mollicomata 'Lanarth' and MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta
CAMELLIA reticulata 'Lasca Beauty' and MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta
CAMELLIA 'Valley Knudsen' and MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta
CORYLOPSIS glabrescens and MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta
ILLICIUM anisatum and MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta
MAGNOLIA 'Caerhays Splendour' and MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta
MAGNOLIA campbellii 'Alba' and MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta
MAGNOLIA campbellii 'Betty Jessel' and MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta
MAGNOLIA campbellii 'Charles Raffill' and MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta
MAGNOLIA campbellii 'Kew's Surprise' and MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta
MAGNOLIA campbellii subsp. mollicomata 'Lanarth' and MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta
MAGNOLIA campbellii, MAGNOLIA 'Philip Tregunna' and MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta
MAGNOLIA delavayi, MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta and MAGNOLIA sprengeri 'Diva' 'Burncoose'
MAGNOLIA 'Ian's Red' and MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta
MAGNOLIA 'Iolanthe' and MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta
MAGNOLIA mollicomata 'Werrington' and MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta
MAGNOLIA 'Mr Julian' and MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta
MAGNOLIA 'Philip Tregunna' and MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta
MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta and CAMELLIA reticulata 'Royalty'
MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta and CAMELLIA'Dream Girl'
MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta and MAGNOLIA 'Mount Pirongia'
MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta and MAGNOLIA 'Spectrum'
MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta and MAGNOLIA x veitchii 'Isca'
MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta and PHOTINIA glomerata
MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta and PHOTINIA prionophylla
MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta and QUERCUS acuta
MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta and RHODODENDRON
MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta and RHODODENDRON 'Red Admiral'

Buy Varieties of MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta

MAGNOLIA sargentiana var robusta 'Blood Moon'

'Blood Moon'

large deep rose-pink flowers

 
Medium
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only Gift-wrapping available
£70.00 each 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

Useful extras...

Fertilisers & Feeds - Vitax
Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser
A useful fertiliser suitable for use on a wide variety of plants. Q4 provides all the nutrients and trace elements essential for vigorous growth, abundant flowering and ripening of fruit.
3 options from £6.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Afterplant - Grow Your Own
AFTER PLANT GROW YOUR OWN seaweed is ready to use liquid concentrate that was specially formulated be used on all edible plants.
Only £8.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Afterplant - Tomatoes
AFTER PLANT TOMATO FEED Liquid Concentrate with Bio stimulant is a high potash liquid concentrate containing seaweed extract, plant derived amino acids and other nutrients specifically formulated to benefit tomatoes and greenhouse plants.
Only £8.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow mycorrhizal fungi
Recommended by the RHS. Contains Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi. Suitable for all trees and shrubs (except rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers, cranberries and blueberries)
3 options from £3.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow Ericoid mycorrhizal fungi
This specially adapted Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi will boost the growth of acid-loving plants like rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers and blueberries. It contains ericoid and arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi, which are found in poor acidic soils where ericaceous plants naturally grow.
Only £7.50

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
All-purpose Seaweed Stimulant
All-purpose organic concentrated seaweed feed that is a ready to use, derived from sustainable harvested kelp, that can be used on all outdoor and indoor plants, except acid loving plants. Perfect used in conjunction with Rootgrow™.
Only £7.50

Share this page

Twitter Facebook Digg
Visit the Caerhays Castle website
Order the 2024 Burncoose Catalogue
Payment methods accepted
watch us on you tube
Visit Burncoose House - Holiday Accommodation