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MAGNOLIA stellata

Commonly known as Star magnolia

Small £15.00 each

Medium £40.00 each

Delivery Information Available autumn 2019
plant size comparison icon 3 - 5 Litre
Large £55.00 each

Delivery Information Available autumn 2019
plant size comparison icon 5 to 7.5 Litre
  • Deciduous - obovate-oblong to inversely lance-shaped mid-green leaves to 10cm (4in) long.
  • White - sometimes tinged pink.
  • Height - 2m (6½ft)
  • Spread - 3m (10ft)
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - compact and bushy, later spreading. Flowers are produced profusely before the leaves
  • 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
  • Additional Features - Good to know - growth slows after about 5 years.
  • Pests & Diseases - scale insects, honey fungus, coral spot.
  • Place of origin - Japan
  • Burncoose specialities - Magnolias - smaller gardens
  • Flower Shape - Star-shaped - from silky buds. 12cm (5in) across with up to 15 tepals
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Suitable for small gardens - Suitable for small gardens
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers - faintly scented.
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich
  • Neutral to acid soil
  • Neutral to alkaline soil - will require regular mulching in autumn or spring if grown in alkaline soil.
2m (6½ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  3m (10ft)

Buy Varieties of MAGNOLIA stellata

MAGNOLIA stellata 'Jane Platt'  AWARD

MAGNOLIA stellata 'Jane Platt'  >

Commonly known as: Star magnolia.
Profuse deep pink flowers fading after opening
Medium £60.00 each
Large £70.00 each
Specimen £95.00 each

MAGNOLIA stellata keiskei

MAGNOLIA stellata keiskei  >

Commonly known as: Star magnolia.
Dense shrubby form with small purplish flowers
Medium £55.00 each
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MAGNOLIA stellata 'King Rose'

MAGNOLIA stellata 'King Rose'  >

Commonly known as: Star magnolia.
Pale pink buds unfurling to white
Small £17.50 each
Large £50.00 each

MAGNOLIA stellata 'Royal Star'  AWARD

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Commonly known as: Star magnolia.
Improved pure white
Small £17.50 each
Large £55.00 each
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MAGNOLIA stellata 'Water Lily'

MAGNOLIA stellata 'Water Lily'  >

Commonly known as: Star magnolia.
Large flowers with more numerous petals than other varieties
Small £17.50 each
Large £55.00 each
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Useful extras...

Fertilisers & Feeds - Vitax
Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser
A useful fertiliser suitable for use on a wide variety of plants. Q4 provides all the nutrients and trace elements essential for vigorous growth, abundant flowering and ripening of fruit.
3 options from £6.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow mycorrhizal fungi
Recommended by the RHS. Contains Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi. Suitable for all trees and shrubs (except rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers, cranberries and blueberries)
2 options from £6.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
All-purpose Seaweed Stimulant
All-purpose organic concentrated seaweed feed that is a ready to use, derived from sustainable harvested kelp, that can be used on all outdoor and indoor plants, except acid loving plants. Perfect used in conjunction with Rootgrow™.
Only £7.50

Vermin & Pest Control
Slug Pellets
Slug killer blue mini pellets are easy to use and give effective control of slugs and snails. Ideal in garden, conservatory or greenhouse.
Only £6.50

Vermin & Pest Control
Copper Tape
Quick and easy way to repel slugs and snails from your pots with this adhesive copper tape.
Only £7.50

Garden Goodies
Slate Plant Labels
These wonderfully tactile natural slate plant labels are hand made in Cornwall and come with a chalk pen. Just stick them in your pot or border. Pack of 6.
Only £10.20

Garden Goodies
Slate Tie-on Plant Labels
Hand made in Cornwall, these delightful natural slate labels are perfect for pots. Comes with chalk pen. Pack of 5
Only £10.20

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