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Keyword:

MAGNOLIA KOBUS 'STELLATA'

MAGNOLIA STELLATA

Photo: Biotehnical Centre Naklo
Use/Puropose:
Cemetery/Graves, Solitaire, Plants for decorating  
Family Name:
Magnoliaceae (magnolijevke)  
Plant group:
Deciduous (blooming) shrubs  

Botanical characteristics

Native country:
Japan  
Fruits:
The fruit is green, asymmetric and about 5 cm long, its design is somewhat reminiscent of a bent cucumber and contains the seeds with orange arilus.  
Leaves:
They are elliptical, slightly edge of the pleat. Narrow and dark green.  
Roots:
It is not adapted to compacted soil.  
Flowers:
They are white, fragrant,with narrow petals.  
Habitat:
It grows in sheltered location.  
Reproduction:
Seeding, cuttings, layering and splitting.  
Stem:
Dark brown colour. In some cases slightly furrowed.  
Bloom period:
March, April, May  

Climate conditions

Ground-water:
Wet  
Location:
Sunny  
Ground-Ph:
Sour  
Hardiness Zone:
H4   Zone Map

Specific features

Medium-sized shrub. The growth is somewhat slow. It grows from 8 to 10 m in height, and 3 m in width.

Decorative useful value

Its decoration is in the flowers, which are star-shaped.