• Deciduous
  • White
  • Height
    8m (26ft)
  • Spread
    7m (23ft)
  • Tall Shrub
    Or vigorous, medium tree
  • Tree
  • 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 x loebneri 'Merrill'

 
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Small £17.50 each 
Large £50.00 each 
Specimen £65.00 each 
  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases
    Scale insects, honey fungus, coral spot.
    Place of origin
    USA. 1939. Arnold Arboretum, Harvard University, Boston. Dr Karl Sax
  • Burncoose Specialities
    Magnolias - larger gardens
  • Core Plants
    Magnolia
  • Flower Shape
    Goblet-shaped
    Then star-shaped, 10-15cm (4-6in) across.
  • 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
    Neutral to alkaline soil
  • Tree Shape
    Rounded to broadly spreading
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
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Aug
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Oct
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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
8m (26ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  7m (23ft)
 

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