King Rose Star Magnolia
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - Slow, 3-6' over 5-6 year periodMature Height - 15-20'Mature Width - 10-15'Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Pink, 5" across, 22 tepalsFruit - Aggregate of follicles, 2" long, twisted, usually with only a few fertile carpelsLeaf - Fall Color - Dark green in summer, often yellow to bronze in fallBark - Smooth, gray, handsome on mature plantsOther Features - Forms a large spreading shrub of dense twiggy growthPossible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Prefers a peaty, organic-based soil; does quite well in heat of South; full sun for best floweringNative Habitat - Japan. Introduced 1862.Diseases and Insects - Basically trouble-freeStrength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Magnolia.- Other plants of the family Magnoliaceae.- Other plants of the genus Magnolia.- Other plants of the species Magnolia stellata.