Magnolia stellata 'Royal Star'

Royal Star Magnolia

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Tree
Growth Rate - Slow, 3-6' over 5-6 year period
Mature Height - 15-20'
Mature Width - 10-15'
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Pure white tepals, 3-4" diameter, fragrant
Fruit - Aggregate of follicles, 2" long, twisted, usually with only a few fertile carpels
Leaf -
Fall Color - Dark green in summer, often yellow to bronze in fall
Bark - Smooth, gray, handsome on mature plants
Other Features - Dark-green foliage, upright densely branched shrub in youth, more rounded with age
Possible 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 flowering
Native Habitat - Japan. Introduced 1862.
Diseases and Insects - Basically trouble-free
Strength -
Weakness -

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- Other plants with the common name Magnolia.
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