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Magnolia stellata ‘Royal Star’

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A popular flowering shrub from N. America, Magnolia stellata 'Royal Star' produces masses of slightly fragrant, pure-white, double-flowers in late Spring, up to two weeks later than other Magnolia stellata, so it is less likely to suffer from late spring frost.

A beautiful flowering shrub ideal for a sunny position in most gardens. Also suitable for growing in a large container.

Supplied Size: 3L container (30 - 40 cm tall)

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Magnolia stellata ‘Royal Star’ | Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65
Magnolia stellata ‘Royal Star’ | Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65
Magnolia stellata ‘Royal Star’ | Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65
Pot SizeTotal Price
3 litres
£17.50

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Grower Notes

Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
Soil: Any fertile soil.
Hardiness: Hardy.
Flowering Period: April.
Flower Colour: White
Rate of Growth: Slow.
Habit: Eventually a medium sized, densely branching, rounded shrub.
Height: 2.5 m (8 ft)
Spread: 2.5 m (8 ft)

Plant Finder: about Magnolia stellata ‘Royal Star’

Common names

Star magnolia

Description

Magnolia stellata ‘Royal Star’ (Star magnolia). Has faintly pink buds and white flowers.

Cultivation

They will require deep, fertile, well-drained mildly acidic soil. They thrive in sun or partial-shade but need protection from strong or salty winds. It will grow poorly in hot, dry windy areas.

Interest and use

Specimen, ornamental, hedging, border, fragrance. Spring interest.

Italics = data drawn from parent genus or species

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Magnolia stellata ‘Royal Star’ | Ashby De La Zouch, Derbyshire, LE65 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019
  • LightFull sun or Part shade
  • HardinessHardy (min -10°C)
  • SoilHeavy, Fertile, Light, Medium
  • Soil pH5.0 to 7.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

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