Magnolia stellata - Star Magnolia tree 1.00-1.25m tall

Magnolia stellata or Star Magnolia is a small to medium sized deciduous shrub with a dense spreading habit ideal for smaller gardens. An attractive Magnolia with masses of silky buds which open in early spring to star shaped white flowers which sometimes have a slight pink flush. The flowers emerge just before the lance-oval shaped mid green leaves appear. 

Magnolia stellata grow to approximately 3m tall and wide and are ideal for small gardens either grown as a specimen or incorporated into a large mixed border. Can be happily grown in a container.

Can be grown in most soils that are moist but well-draining, likes full sun to partial shade and does not like sitting in water.

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.

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  • Plant Size : 1.00-1.25m
  • £65.00

Availability: In Stock


Magnolia stellata - Star Magnolia Tree

Plant Information

  • Size: 1.00-1.25m tall
  • Botanical name/s: Magnolia stellata
  • Common name/s: Star Magnolia 
  • Flower / Foliage: Masses of white star shaped flowers which appear in early spring followed by mid green leaves.
  • Plant type: Deciduous
  • Flowering period: N/A
  • Mature height: 3m
  • Mature spread: 3m 
  • Growth Rate: Slow
  • Recommended usage: Ideal in any size garden or border and due to its smaller size can be grown in containers.
  • Nursery grown: Yes

After Care / Plant Maintenance

  • Once planted Magnolia will need watering throughout the first growing season, but make sure not to over / under water.
  • Check for and remove any dead, decaying, diseased or crossing branch.
  • Remove any weeds from around the base of the Magnolia (including grass).
  • Position/Aspect: Full sun to partial shade. 
  • Soil: Grow in fertile well drained soil, preferably full sun.
  • Hardiness:  Magnolia stellata is hardy in the UK but prefers shelter from strong or cold winds.
  • Plant maintenance: Low maintenance

How do I order from King & Co?

Order online

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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.

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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 7 days a week.

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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 12 noon 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.