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Susan

Magnolia
Susan magnolia
Susan has received the RHS Award of Garden Merit

Susan features dark crimson pink scented flowers. It flowers over a long period, and the flowers gradually open flat like water lilies, revealing white centres.

Susan grows with a compact form, and is a good choice if you want a Magnolia and space is limited.

Susan magnolia trees for sale

  • 3-year pot-grown tree £49.95
    In a 7L pot
    Large size (3m-5m after 10 years)
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You can pre-order now for delivery from late September 2021 for pot grown trees (or early December for bare-root). You do not need to pay at this stage - just add items to the basket and checkout as usual.


History

Susan is a cross between Magnolia stellata 'Rosea' and Magnolia liliflora 'Nigra'.

Susan characteristics

  • Gardening skillBeginner
  • AwardsRHS AGM (current) 1993
  • Attractive featuresAttractive flowersScented flowers
  • Height after 10 years3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
  • SunlightPrefers full sun
  • PruningLight prune
  • Site conditionsSheltered siteFree-draining site
  • Flower colourPink - dark
  • Flower formSingle flower (5-8 petals)
  • Flowering monthApril
  • Leaf colourGreen
  • Leaf/Flower sequenceLeaves and Flowers appear together
  • Country of originUnited States
  • Annual cycleDeciduous