During Winter and some early Spring shipments. Some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT. This means that even though they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it wonít harm the plant(s). Monday through Thursday
Ann Star Magnolia Tree - Outdoors or Bonsai - Fragrant -
oming early in the season, with their thick, waxy petals forming goblets on bare branches, a mature magnolia in full bloom is a breathtaking sight. Take your notebook, camera and friends and go and visit your local botanic garden if you are not familiar with these wonderful plants and you will find the 'wish list' grows at every turn.
Magnolia stellata - Star Magnolia
(Magnol-ia: bears the name of Pierre Magnol, 1638-1715, botanist of Montpellier)
'Ann' Star Magnolia
(Kosar f1 hybrid) Deep purplish-red blooms appear later than most magnolias, thus are less apt to get frosted. Big, lily-like flowers often repeat during the summer. A vigorous multi-stemmed large shrub with an upright rounded habit and clean foliage.
Reported to be sterile triploid. Developed at the USNA.
The plant you will recieve is growing in a 2 1/4" pot.
Hardy Zones: 3-8. Full to Part Sun
Color of Bloom: Pink
Months of Bloom: Late Spring
Mature Height: 8-10'