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Saint Mary Southern Magnolia

Magnolia grandiflora 'Saint Mary'

Pronunciation: mag-NOH-lee-uh gran-dih-FLOR-uh
SKU #05950
7-9

Your climate might be too cold for this plant: 5

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OVERVIEW
Description A versatile dwarf southern magnolia with a compact, pyramidal form, dense branching, and large, glistening green leaves with showy bronze undersides. Produces large, white, cup-shaped, fragrant flowers in the summer. Works well as a stately specimen tree for smaller landscapes, or to accent larger landscapes. Evergreen.
Light Full sun
Watering Once established, water deeply when dry.
Blooms Summer
Mature Size Slow growing; reaches 20 to 25 ft. tall and wide with age.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Evergreen
Special Features Compact Form
Growth Rate Slow
Growth Habit Pyramidal
Flower Attributes Flowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
STYLE
Landscape Use Espalier, Privacy Screen
Design Ideas This dwarf evergreen Magnolia is the dream tree for small gardens because it has so many applications. If kept clipped, it makes a lovely small standard or matched pair. As a matched pair, this Magnolia is particularly charming flanking a decorative gateway or piece of sculpture. Lovely lined up and evenly spaced in long, narrow formal beds surrounded by hedges or low-growing flowering shrubs. Small enough to grow in the side yard as a screen. Ideal for town houses and condominiums.
Flower Color White
Foliage Color Green
Companion Plants Camellia (Camellia); Hydrangea (Hydrangea); Viburnum (Viburnum); Indian Hawthorn (Rhaphiolepis); Aucuba (Aucuba)
CARE
Care Provide deep, nutrient-rich, acidic, well-drained soil. Water deeply, regularly during first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce watering frequency; best with regular moisture, but will tolerate brief dry spells. Feed in early spring before new growth emerges.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 7-9

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Your USDA Cold Hardiness Zone: 5

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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.