Plant the following day; do not let the roots dry out. Magnolias prefer a moist, fertile and well-drained soil that is slightly acidic. CARE MUST be taken at planting time with the addition of fertilisers, as this may burn the roots.
To create additional collections, you must be a paid member of our site. Magnolia Soulangeana. Delivery is normally via Australia Post with larger orders delivered via StarTrack Express* courier. Suitable for planting as a single feature or in a grouped garden display. Flowers are followed by large dark green leaves which turn pale yellow in Autumn. We utilise green life freight companies to deliver beyond that point into country Victoria, New South Wales, South Australia and Queensland. They will keep for several weeks if kept watered. Magnolia King is Australia���s largest supplier of Magnolia trees, including the stunning and fragrant Magnolia Teddy Bear variety. ... Magnolia x soulangeana Saucer magnolia, Tulip Magnolia. HEIGHT: 7.0-6.0-8.0m WIDTH: 5.0m *height & width at maturity. Foliage: Large green leaves. This is a deciduous hybrid magnolia (M. denudata x M. liliiflora) and makes an outstanding feature tree in any garden. Large, rosy pink and white flowers and a vigorous growth habit make it an excellent magnolia. Based in Melbourne, Australia, our trucks deliver into Melbourne and its greater metropolitan area. Water in well. Other popular varieties are the red-purple flowering 'Vulcan', 'Black Tulip', 'Genie' and 'Felix'; the pink 'Star Wars', and ��� When Your Plants Arrive: Undo the parcel carefully and place the roots in tepid water and soak overnight or at the very least, a few hours. Part of the joy of gardening can be experimenting and nothing is more pleasing that achieving success with a plant that is not usually seen in your area. Pruning: Prune trees by about half when planting to encourage vigorous and compact growth. In rural areas StarTrack may deliver to physical addresses such as general stores that act as Australia Post agencies but we suggest you check with them first. We're here to help if you need any advice on selecting the perfect tree for your next project. Orders (except Pre-orders) are normally despatched within 7-14 working days from the time of ordering during busy periods. Jane Edmanson visits Olinda to see the magnolia collection in the Dandenong Ranges Botanic Garden. ). Available to order from mid-June to August, unless sold out. This tree has magnificent large purple flowers shaped like a tulip. Cover with soil and firm down moderately. The proposed bed should have been dug over many times prior to planting ready for the plants. If the plants arrive in advance of your desired planting time they should be heeled-in. We have certification ICA42 for the treatment of Myrtaceae stock delivered into South Australia.