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Botanical name: Magnolia 'Star Wars'
Other names: Magnolia 'Star Wars'
Variety or cultivar: 'Star Wars' _ 'Star Wars' is small tree or bushy, deciduous shrub with ovate to oblong, mid-green leaves and large, fragrant, tulip-shaped, bright purple-pink flowers in spring.
Magnolia 'Star Wars' is: Deciduous
Flower: Purplish-pink in Spring
Foliage: Green in Summer
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Diseases: Generally disease free.
Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Magnolia 'Star Wars' (Magnolia 'Star Wars') will reach a height of 3m and a spread of 1.8m after 20-50 Years.
Suggested uses: Architectural, City, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Low Maintenance, Containers, Wallside and trellises
Cultivation: Plant in moist, humus-rich soil. Some protection may be needed from late winter frosts. It may take two to three years before flowers are produced.
|This plant likes...||Garden match|
|Soil types:||Clay, Loamy, Sandy|
|Soil drainage:||Moist but well-drained, Well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Neutral|
|Light:||Partial Shade, Full Sun|
|Aspect:||South, East, West|
|Hardiness:||Hardy (H4), Tender in frost (H3)|
Discuss Magnolia 'Star Wars' (Magnolia 'Star Wars') with other Shoot members.
I would like a small Magnolia tree, this one (Magnolia 'Star Wars') looks the right sort of size, but could go a little smaller. The main thing is, I want it to be a standard tree shape rather than a wide bushy shrub. Which magnolia would be good for this?
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