Plants..."For a greener tomorrow"

Magnolias

St. Mary’s magnolias  will be available in our online store this spring – 2015. Don’t miss this opportunity to buy a truly unique tree for your home or garden pleasure.

 


 

m. kobus var.borealis, May 16th, 2013Magnolia kobus: Northern Japanese Magnolia

• Common Name: Northern Japanese Magnolia
• Genus: magnolia
• Family: magnolia / magnoliaceae
• Species: m. kobus
• St. Mary’s seed grown m. kobus for USDA Hardiness Zones (4 through 8)
• Flower: White 10 cm; fragrant
• Tree: Ht.: 8 m to 15 m; Spread: 10 m
• Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Shade.  Read more…

 


 

m.-sieboldii-flowerMagnolia sieboldii: Oyama Magnolia

• Common Name: Oyama Magnolia
• Genus: magnolia
• Family: magnolia / magnoliaceae
• Species: m. sieboldii
• St. Mary’s seed grown m. sieboldii for USDA Hardiness Zones (5 through 9)
• Flower: White; 10 cm; 6 – 12 tepals; fragrant
• Shrub: 3 – 8 m; Spread: 8 m
• Exposure: Partial Shade – direct sun may burn leaves; shelter from direct cold wind.  Read more…

 

 


 

m. obovataMagnolia obovata: Japanese Big Leaf Magnolia

• Common Name: Japanese bigleaf magnolia or Japanese whitebark magnolia; also: Magnolia glauca; magnolia hypoleuca
• Genus: magnolia
• Family: magnolia / magnoliaceae
• Species: m. obovata
• St. Mary’s seed grown m. obovata for USDA Hardiness Zones (5 through 8)
• Flower: White/ fleshy tepals, 15 cm to 20 cm; very fragrant
• Leaves:16–38 cm (rarely to 50 cm) long; and 9–20 cm (rarely 25 cm) wide
• Tree: Ht.: 12 m; Spread: 8 m
• Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Shade. Read more…

 

 


 

magnolia-tripetalaMagnolia tripetala: Umbrella Magnolia

Common Name: Umbrella Magnolia
• Genus: magnolia
• Family: magnolia / magnoliaceae
• Species: m. tripetala
• St. Mary’s seed grown m. tripetala for USDA Hardiness Zones (5 through 9)
• Height: 6 m to 9 m (30 feet); Spread 6 m (20 feet):
• Flower: Creamy white; Large – 15 cm to 25 cm, (9.8 in.); monoecious (6 to 9 petals); intensely fragrant (may be considered unpleasant) Read more…

 

 


 

m. cylindrica, May 16th, 2013Magnolia cylindrica: Huangshan magnolia

• Common Name: Magnolia Cylindrica
• Genus: Megacephala
• Family: Carabidae
• Species: m. cylindrica
• St. Mary’s seed grown m. cylindrica for USDA Hardiness Zones (5 through 9)
• Height: 6 m to 9 m (30 feet); Spread 6 m (20 feet)
• Flower: Pure White tepals with pinkish filaments; 7 cm, (3 in.) inches in diameter; fragrant
• Leaves: thin lanceolate dark-glossy-green 10 cm to 16 cm, (4 in. to 6 in.) in length
• Exposure: Sun to part shade. Read more…

 


 

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