Introducing the Magnolia Stellata 3Ltr, a captivating and versatile shrub that brings elegance and beauty to any garden with its starry white flowers and graceful form. Also known as the Star Magnolia, this deciduous shrub is prized for its early spring blooms and compact growth habit, making it a standout feature in borders, containers, or as a focal point in smaller gardens.
Reaching a height of approximately 1.5 to 2.5 meters and spreading 1.5 to 2.5 meters wide, Magnolia Stellata forms a rounded and bushy shape, ideal for creating a stunning visual display.
Flowering time for Magnolia Stellata typically occurs in early spring, before the leaves emerge, when the bare branches are adorned with star-shaped white flowers with a delicate fragrance, creating a breathtaking spectacle that signals the arrival of the new season.
For optimal growth, plant your Magnolia Stellata in a sunny to partially shaded position with well-draining, acidic soil. It thrives in a sheltered location and benefits from protection from strong winds. Planting is best done in autumn or spring to allow the roots to establish before the flowering season begins.
Magnolia Stellata does not require frequent feeding, but applying a balanced fertilizer in early spring can help promote healthy growth and abundant flowering. Additionally, the fragrant flowers of Magnolia Stellata attract pollinators such as bees and butterflies, providing them with a valuable food source. By incorporating Magnolia Stellata into your garden, you not only enhance its beauty but also support local pollinator populations, contributing to the overall biodiversity of your outdoor space.