Magnolia grandiflora ‘Galissonnière’ – Evergreen magnolia 6-8cm girth

Magnolia grandiflora ‘Galissonnière’ is an evergreen tree with a bushy, upright growth habit. The large, glossy, dark green leaves have a dull, russet brown underside.

In mid to late summer very large, creamy white, saucer-shaped flowers adorn the branches. These will increase in number as the tree establishes .

Evergreen Magnolia will reach a mature height of 10-12m and has a rounded oval crown. It will grow best when in a sunny, sheltered site with fertile, well-draining soil.

Magnolia grandiflora is a stunning specimen tree for any size garden.

When clipped to create a standard screening tree they are ideal for those who are looking for privacy.

When the availability below is not listed as ‘In Stock’ please contact us for more information regarding the item.

We are always updating the stock for sale at our tree nursery, but some varieties may only be available in the sizes shown.

6-8cm girth


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If the availability below is not listed as ‘In Stock’ please contact us for more information regarding the item. We are always updating the stock for sale at our tree nursery but some varieties may only be available through the winter season.

Magnolia grandiflora ‘Galissonnière’ – Evergreen magnolia 6-8cm girth


  • Size : 6-8cm girth

Girth in CM equates roughly to height in feet. For example: 10-12cm girth = 10-12ft tall.

  • Botanical name/s : Magnolia grandiflora 'Galissonnière'
  • Common name/s : Evergreen magnolia
  • Flower / Foliage : Dark green leaves and creamy white, saucer-shaped flowers that emerge in summer/autumn.
  • Plant type : Evergreen
  • Flowering period : Summer
  • Mature height : 10-12m
  • Mature spread : 4-5m
  • Growth rate : Moderate
  • Recommended usage : An excellent choice for screening, can also be planted as a specimen.
  • Nursery grown : Yes


Once planted, Magnolia grandiflora ‘Galissonnière’ will need watering throughout the first growing season, but make sure not to over / underwater.

Check tree tie / stake isn’t rubbing and / or too tight or too loose on the trunk.

Check for and remove any dead, decaying, diseased or crossing branches.

Remove any weeds from around the base of the Evergreen magnolia tree (including grass).

  • Position/Aspect : Plant in full sun to partial shade (sunny, sheltered sites are preferred).
  • Soil : Plant in fertile, well drained soil.
  • Hardiness : Hardy in most places throughout the UK. 
  • Plant maintenance : Formative pruning when required.

How do I order from King & Co?

Order online

Your order may be placed via our Online Shop, which is fast simple and secure.

After your Online Shop order has been placed we will send an order confirmation email to the email address provided. This will provide you with details of your order, including the order number, which you should check and retain for your records. If there is an error in your order requirement, please contact us as soon as possible quoting your order number, so that we can rectify prior to dispatch.

Phone us

We will take your credit or debit card payment over the phone. Simply call us on 01376 340469 and one of our experienced team are always available to discuss your order.

From our Nursery

Collect your trees or shrubs from our Nursery in Rayne.


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How can I expect delivery from King & Co?

Overnight to your door

We can delivery to you anywhere in England and Wales via an overnight courier service (two days for Scotland & Ireland).

Via Online Shop

Orders placed via our Online shop if placed by 10am Monday –Thursday can be delivered to you the very next day. If placed on a Friday – Sunday delivery would be on Tuesday.

We deliver by national overnight courier service.

Should you require a specific delivery date, let us know in advance and we will arrange for your delivery to arrive on your required date.

Every tree and plant is packed to ensure your order arrives safely.

For large trees or quantities of trees and plants

Please phone us to discuss, we are usually able to deliver to you via a dedicated vehicle.

For local deliveries

We will deliver to you in our local area and we will be pleased to arrange this with you whilst you are visiting our Nursery or via the phone. We also provide a planting service.

Planting service

We have our own installation teams to carry out planting in Southern & Eastern England. Please call us to discuss, we are always happy to provide you a quotation.