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Magnolia Stellata - Lily Tree

Magnolia Stellata - Lily Tree

Type Tree, Shrub, Container-friendly, Deciduous
Size Small Tree
Form Rounded - Tree
Colours Medium green Foliage, White Flowers (Spring)
Care Low/easy maintenance
Hardiness Frost hardy
Growth Slow growing

This deciduous small tree bears fragrant white star shaped flowers. Spring blossom gives way to green foliage, however Stelata's compact structure makes it an attractive specimen - ideal in tub or as small specimen - 3m x 3.5m

Cultivation tips: Magnolia requires fertile well drained soil- avoiding chalk. Flowers are damaged by frost / wind - so plant under shelter in full / partial sun. Prune out dead / shape in late summer. Mulch annually
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