• Deciduous
    oblong to oval-elliptic leaves to 15cm (6in) long, dark-green above, grey-green and downy beneath.
  • White
    Purple centre
  • Height
    4m (13ft)
  • Spread
    4m (13ft)
  • Tall Shrub
    Spreading shrub. Eyecatching crimson fruit clusters 7.5cm (3in) long which split open to reveal orange-red seeds
  • 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

MAGNOLIA sieboldii

 
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Small £27.50 each 
Estimated availability autumn 2022 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
Large £55.00 each 
Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2022
plant size comparison icon 5 to 7.5 Litre

 

  • Additional Features
    Burncoose speciality
    See Burncoose Speciality group for more details
    Good to know
    Syn. M. parviflora. Produces flowers sporadically through summer after the main flush in late spring
    Pests & Diseases
    Scale insects, honey fungus, coral spot.
    Place of origin
    Japan, Korea, Manchuria, China.
  • Burncoose Specialities
    Magnolias - smaller gardens
  • Core Plants
    Magnolia
  • Flower Shape
    Cup-shaped
    Erect, then horizontal or nodding flowers to 10cm (4in) across with 12 tepals and crimson anthers.
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Suitable for small gardens
    Best as a central feature as, although slow-growing, makes a small tree after many years
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Entire
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Elliptic
    (see photos above)
    Oblong
    (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
  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    Humus-rich
    Neutral to acid soil
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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
4m (13ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  4m (13ft)
 

Buy Varieties of MAGNOLIA sieboldii

MAGNOLIA sieboldii subsp. sinensis

MAGNOLIA sieboldii subsp. sinensis

paper white flowers with central red stamens

 
Medium
£60.00 each 
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