Though both Magnolia stellata
and Leonard Messel are at their best in full flower, they have additional charms.
She knew the only magnolia she could entertain was a magnolia stellata
, the star magnolia.
The designs are so popular that the range has been extended to include flowers such as orchids and the lovely, delicate blossom of magnolia stellata
I particularly like the star shaped flowers of magnolia stellata
, they are pure white and the bushes are quite narrow, growing slowly to about eight or 10 feet in 20 years.
A Magnolia Susan is a very beautiful form ( one of the Kosar hybrids between two Magnolia stellata
varieties, `Nigra' and `Rosea'.
THE star magnolia is a beautiful shrub with white flowers, which, as its name suggests, are arranged like a star.
For really tiny gardens, the pretty star magnolia Magnolia stellata
is a good choice.
, the star magnolia, flowers about the same time with blooms which can be slightly fragrant.
Magnolia makes way for some cheep thrills 6 Our Magnolia stellata
has finished flowering but I can't keep my eyes off it.
On the other side of the path from our lovely Magnolia stellata
is an exquisite shrub.
ough both Magnolia stellata
and 'Leonard Messel' are at their best in full ower, they have additional charms.
The first is Magnolia stellata
, a shrub or small tree introduced from Japan in the 19th Century.
Dear Diarmuid, I have a Magnolia stellata
shrub planted in an 18in tub.
Rather than the giant magnolias you'll see spreading out in big gardens, opt instead for magnolia stellata
, better known as the starry magnolia.
Some are spreading trees but even the smallest garden should be able to squeeze in Magnolia stellata
, the Star Magnolia.