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15th February, we are pleased to say that the nursery and gardens are open to visitors. We are also still offering click and collect orders from the website. Mail order is continuing as normal. However please be aware that courier deliveries can be delayed, due to high volumes.

MAGNOLIA campbellii 'Werrington'


Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only
Medium £60.00 each

 

  • Deciduous
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red) - purplish pink
  • Height - 10m (33ft)
  • Spread - 8m (26ft)
  • Hardy - average winter - Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - named in 1970 by Hilliers from seed collection No. 25655 by George Forrest. Grown at Werrington, home of Commander AM Williams
  • Pests & Diseases - scale insects, honey fungus, coral spot
  • Place of origin - Nepal, India (Sikkim), Bhutan
  • Burncoose Specialities - Magnolias - larger gardens -
  • Flower Shape - Cup-and-saucer-shaped - - to 25cm (10in) across
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • 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 -
  • Winter
  • 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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