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MAGNOLIA 'Cleopatra'


Available again from OCTOBER / NOVEMBER 2020 - Dispatch will take place mid to late autumn.
Medium £60.00 each

Delivery Information Available again from OCTOBER / NOVEMBER 2020
plant size comparison icon 3 - 5 Litre
Large £70.00 each

  • Deciduous
  • Purple - Shades of purple/mauve/lilac/violet - reddish purple
  • Height - 4m (13ft) expected after 10 years.
  • Spread - 2m (6½ft)
  • Tree - upright, forming a well-shaped conical crown. Produces upright, weatherproof, cup shaped flowers, 18-20cm (7-8in) across, opening cup shaped.
  • 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 - Burncoose speciality - See Burncoose Speciality group for more details
  • Good to know - M.'Sweet Simplicity' x M. 'Black Tulip' blooms freely from an early age.
  • Pests & Diseases - scale insects, honey fungus, coral spot.
  • Place of origin - garden origin. New Zealand. 2009. Vance Cooper, Brixton, NorthTaranaki.
  • Burncoose Specialities - Magnolias - larger 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
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - humus-rich
  • Neutral to acid soil
  • Tree Shape - Broadly conical -
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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
4m (13ft) expected after 10 years.
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  2m (6½ft)
 

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