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MAGNOLIA acuminata 'Honey Liz'

Commonly known as Cucumber tree


Available autumn 2020 -
Medium £60.00 each

 

  • Deciduous - large, deep green leaves.
  • Yellow
  • Height - 6m (20ft) To about 4m (13ft) in 10 years.
  • Spread - to 5m (16ft)
  • Tree - vigorous, open-growing tree. Mature flowers of persistent yellow flop over to cover the leaves.
  • 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 - - 'acuminata' is more tolerant of alkaline soils.
  • Pests & Diseases - scale insects, honey fungus, coral spot.
  • Place of origin - garden origin. USA. August Kehr. North Carolina. Raised in Belgium. 2001.
  • Flower Shape - Cup-shaped -
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - humus-rich
  • Neutral to acid soil
  • Tree Shape - Broadly conical -
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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) To about 4m (13ft) in 10 years.
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  to 5m (16ft)
 

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