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Magnolia 'Susan'
Star Magnolia 

Magnolia 'Susan'
Common name

Star Magnolia

Group

Trees

Family

Magnoliaceae

Description

An upright tree with mid-green leaves; narrow goblet-shaped purple-red flowers outside and paler inside produced from dark purple-red buds in mid-spring. Max Height 4m. Max Spread 3m. Flowers April to May. Full Sun/Partial Shade. Hardy. Back-fill with soil mixed with peat substitute and a suitable fertiliser.

Characteristics

Growth habit
Upright
Fragrance
Yes
Hardiness
Hardy
Toxicity
Harmful if eaten/skin and eye irritant

Size

Growth speed
Fast
Ultimate height
4m
Ultimate spread
3m

Colour

Flowers
Purple; Red in April; May
Foliage
Green - Deciduous
Fruit
Red in October
 

Growing your plants

Aspect
Full sun/Partial shade Shelter from cold drying winds
Soil
Acidic
Moisture
Moist well drained
Propagation
Stem cuttings
Usage
Specimen
Planting
Back-fill with soil mixed with peat substitute and a suitable fertiliser

Caring for your plants

Pruning
Late winter Only prune if required to keep shape
Maintenance
Feed
Care
Keep moist in first year
Pests & diseases
Coral spot; Honey fungus; Scale

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Trolley
Regular 10 litre 80-100 cm --- £27.25 £ 18
Regular 25 litre 125-150 cm --- £48.00 £ 12
Regular 25 litre 150-175 cm --- £54.00 £ 2
Half Standard New 25 litre 8-10 S --- £108.00 £ 5