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MAGNOLIA 'Sweetheart'


 

Estimated availability autumn 2021 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
Medium £60.00 each 

Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2021
plant size comparison icon 3 - 5 Litre

Available again from NOVEMBER / DECEMBER 2021 - Despatch will be anytime during November or December as stock becomes available. Bareroot hedging and roses can be delayed by unfavourable weather conditions.
Specimen £80.00 each 

Delivery Information Available again from NOVEMBER / DECEMBER 2021
  • Deciduous
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red) - rich deep pink, pale pink inside.
  • Height - 6m (20ft)
  • Spread - 4m (13ft)
  • 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
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - M. sprengeri 'Diva' x M. sargentiana var. robusta. A seedling of 'Caerhays Belle'
  • Pests & Diseases - scale insects, honey fungus, coral spot.
  • Place of origin - New Zealand. Peter Cave, Cambridge
  • Burncoose Specialities - Magnolias - larger gardens -
  • Core Plants - Magnolia -
  • Flower Shape - Bowl-shaped - - to 30cm (12in) across with about 12 tepals
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Leaf margin - Entire - see photos above
  • Leaf shape - Obovate - 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 -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - humus-rich
  • Neutral to acid soil
  • Tree Shape - Broadly conical -
  • Rounded to broadly spreading
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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
6m (20ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  4m (13ft)
 

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