Common Name: Evergreen Magnolia, Southern Magnolia, Bullbay
Latin Name: Magnolia grandiflora
Soil: Moist, well-drained, tolerates chalk
Position: Full sun or partial shade
Flowering period/colour: August-September/ White
Hardiness: Fully hardy
Height and spread in 10 years: 3m/3m (Ultimately up to 15m but can be kept pruned.)
Special features: Evergreen tree with intensely scented white flowers from mid summer to mid autumn.
Magnolia grandiflora can be trained against a wall or grown as freestanding rounded or conical large shrub or tree. The huge (up to 25cm), cup-shaped, intensely scented white flowers are from late July until September. First introduced in 1734 this American species has large glossy green leaves which when young sometimes have reddish-brown hairs underneath when young.
This Magnolia tree is supplied in a 5 litre container suitable for planting all year round. The total height from the ground is approximately 0.6m-0.8m.
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