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MICHELIA 'White Caviar'

Lightly perfumed magnolia-like flowers

Available Early Spring 2021 - Should be available March/April onwards depending on growing conditions.
£27.50 each

Delivery Information Available Early Spring 2021
plant size comparison icon 2 Litre

 

  • Evergreen - semi-glossy, dark green leaves to 10cm (4in) long
  • White
  • Height - 2m (6½ft)
  • Spread - 2m (6½ft)
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - produces 6-12-tepalled flowers
  • 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 - shelter from cold, dry winds
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - under glass - scale insects, red spider mites
  • Place of origin - China (Yunnan), Tibet. Garden origin
  • 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
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
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  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - humus-rich
  • Neutral to acid soil
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Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2m (6½ft)
 

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