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MAGNOLIA stellata 'Royal Star'

Commonly known as Star magnolia


Small £17.50 each

Estimated availability autumn 2020 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
Large £55.00 each

Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2020
plant size comparison icon 7.5 to 10 Litre
  • Deciduous
  • White
  • Height - 2m (6½ft)
  • Spread - 2.5m (8ft)
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
  • 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 - - growth slows after about 5 years.
  • Pests & Diseases - scale insects, honey fungus, coral spot.
  • Place of origin - John Vermeulen and Sons, New Jersey, USA.
  • Burncoose Specialities - Magnolias - smaller gardens -
  • Flower Shape - Star-shaped - - 12cm (5in) across with 25-30 tepals.
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Suitable for small gardens - Suitable for small gardens
  • 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.

    RHS group 1
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers -
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - humus-rich
  • Neutral to acid soil
  • Neutral to alkaline soil - will require regular mulching in autumn or spring if grown in alkaline soil.
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Magnolia - A guide to sizing and pricing
Magnolia - Care Guide
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Magnolia - Propagation
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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
2m (6½ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2.5m (8ft)
 

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