Magnolia Plant Catalogue – Shrubs

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Magnolia Rich, moist, well drained soil, sun or part shade. SH

M. ‘Butterflies’ Rich yellow flowers open to show red stamens, April to May. Mid green leaves deciduous. Height a large shrub to small tree to about 6 metres. Spread 2 to 3 metres.
M. ‘Elizabeth’ AGM  Fragrant clear, pale primrose yellow flowers with rosy pink stamens, May. Mid green leaves, deciduous. Height a large shrub to small tree eventually reaching about 6 metres. Spread 2 to 3 metres.
M. grandiflora ‘Goliath’ Very large, richly fragrant, creamy white goblet shaped flowers from July to September. Large, broad polished green leaves  with a reddish brown felt like covering beneath, evergreen. Height a large shrub 2 to 4 metres, Spread 2 to 3 metres. Often grown as a wall shrub . N/A 2015
M. grandiflora ‘Exmouth’ AGM  Very large, richly fragrant, creamy white goblet shaped flowers from July to September. Large, narrow, polished green leaves  with a reddish brown felt like covering beneath, evergreen. Height a large shrub 3 to 5 metres, Spread 2.5 to 3.5 metres. Often grown as a wall shrub .N/A 2015
M. grandiflora ‘Victoria’ AGM  Large, scented, creamy-white goblet shaped flowers from August to October. Large, narrow, polished green leaves  with a reddish brown felt like covering beneath, evergreen. Height a large shrub 4 to 6 metres, Spread 2.5 to 3.5 metres. Often grown as a wall shrub .N/A 2015
M. ‘Heaven Scent’  Narrow cup shaped scented flowers, pale pink with a darker flush towards the base. April. Mid green leaves, deciduous. Height a small to medium sized large shrub to tree about 9 metres. Spread 4 to 5 metres.
 M. kobus

M. liliiflora ‘Nigra’ AGM Large, deep purple flowers, pale pink or white inside, late April to June, often a few later. Mid green leaves, deciduous. Height 3 metres. Spread 3 metres. Not suitable for chalky soils.

M. x loebneri ‘Leonard Messel’ AGM Buds split open to show dark pink then open to lilac pink flowers , white inside, April. Mid green, narrow, leaves, deciduous. Height a large shrub to small tree 3 metres. Spread1.8 metres. 

Magnolia loebneri MerrillM. x loebneri ‘Merrill’ AGM  Fragrant, large, white flowers in March and early April. Oval deep green leaves, deciduous. Height a large shrub to small tree, up to 5 to 7 metres.  Spread 2 to 4 metres. Will grow in lime soils.

M. salicifolia ‘Wada’s Memory’ A profusion of fragrant white flowers borne in April, before the oval, mid green leaves appear. Height a small tree 4.5 metres or more. Spread about 2.5 metres.
Magnolia soulangeanaM. x soulangeana Bears large, tulip-like, white flushed purple at the base, April and May. Dark green leaves, deciduous. Height large shrub 3 to 4.5 metres. Spread 3 to 5 metres. Not suitable for shallow chalk soils.
M. x soulangeana ?Alba’ Bears large, fragrant, tulip-like, almost pure white flowers from early April to May. Dark green leaves, deciduous. Height large shrub 3 to 4.5 metres. Spread 3 to 5.5 metres. Acid soil.

Magnolia sou. LenneiM. x soulangeana ?Lennei? AGM Enormous goblet shaped, fragrant, flowers in April and May, rose-purple outside, creamy white stained purple inside. Large dark green leaves, deciduous. Height a large shrub 3 to 4.5 metres. Spread 3 to 5.5 metres. Acid soil.

M. x soulangeana ‘Rustica Rubra’ AGM   Tulip shaped flowers of rich rosy red in April and May. Large, dark green, oval leaves, deciduous. Height a large shrub 3 to 4.5 metres. Spread 3 to 5.5 metres. Acid soil.

Magnolia stellataM. stellata AGM Silky buds open to fragrant, star shaped flowers with many narrow, white, petals, March and April. Mid to dark green, narrow, leaves, deciduous. Height and Spread compact shrub to about 2.5 metres.

M. stellata ‘King Rose’ Deep pink buds open to fragrant, star shaped flowers with many narrow, white, flushed pink petals, March and April. Mid to dark green, narrow, leaves, deciduous. Height and Spread compact shrub to about 2.5 metres.
M. stellata ‘Royal Star’ Silky buds open to palest pink becoming white with numerous narrow petals late March to late April. Narrow green leaves, deciduous. Height and Spread compact shrub to about 2.5 metres. 
Magnolia stellata WaterlilyM. stellata ‘Water Lily’ AGM   Silky buds open to fragrant, star shaped flowers with numerous, narrow, white, larger than the type petals, March and April. Narrow green leaves, deciduous. Height and Spread compact shrub to about 2.5 metres

M. ‘Susan’ AGM  Deep red-purple buds open to red purple flowers which are paler within, march and April. Mid to dark green leaves, deciduous. Height 1.5 to 3 metres. Spread 1 to 2 metres.

 M. weisneri

M. wilsonii Pendulous, saucer shaped white flowers with crimson stamens in May and June. Mid green, elliptic-lanceolate leaves, deciduous. Height 3 metres. Wide spreading to 4 metres.