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Magnolia kobus var. stellata 'Royal Star'
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Plant Type: Deciduous Trees

This hardy Japanese Magnolia remains among the most popular. In April, before foliage emerges, its pink buds open to double white fragrant flowers of 25-30 petals, 3-4 inches in diameter. An upright and densely branched plant, it has dark green foliage that shifts to bronze in fall. Plant in a protected area away from south exposure. Tolerates heat but prefers peaty soils.

 


Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Flower Color

Pink buds open to white flowers

Foliage Color

Dark green foliage turns bronze in fall.

Plant Spread

8-10 ft. wide 8-10 ft. high

Good Companions

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N/A

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Hardness Zone

4-8

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