Star magnolia is one of the earliest magnolias to flower. Stellata is a popular variety with large, pure white, star-shaped flowers and a lovely scent. Blooms on bare branches early in the spring, followed by lustrous green leaves. Ideal choice for the smaller garden.
Blooms are large, pure white, star-shaped flowers and a lovely scent.
Lustrous green leaves.
Plant in a sheltered position, protect from strong winds. Frost Hardy.
Plant in a well drained and well worked soil. Take care to plant the bud union above the soil level. Water in well and keep soil moist until tree is established. Fertilize when planting and again after new growth appears. Prune to shape if necessary.