Magnolia campbellii 'Lanarth' - magnolia Magnolia campbellii 'Lanarth' - magnolia
Lanarth is another breathtaking rare magnolia. It belongs to campbelli group which originated in Nepal and India. Its full name is Magnolia campbellii subsp. mollicomata Lanarth. This one, however, comes from Yunnan Province in China, where it was raised from a seed in 1924 by a famous …
Magnolia denudata - Yulan magnolia Magnolia denudata - Yulan magnolia
Yulan magnolia is the most spectacular species among white flowering magnolias. The flowers are snow white and appear on bare branches in April. The bark is quite dark and offers a nice contrast to the flowers …
Magnolia liliiflora 'Nigra Select' - purple lily magnolia Magnolia liliiflora 'Nigra Select' - purple lily magnolia
This lily magnolia is a special selection from Italy, found by Mr.Giovanni and Mr.Rolando Tesi in their nursery in late 1980´s. It has deep burgundy petals on the outside with light to rich purple red inside. It belongs to the darkest purple magnolias in the market. The cup shaped …
Magnolia stellata - Star Magnolia Magnolia stellata - Star Magnolia
Family: Magnoliaceae ; (Magnol-ia: bears the name of Pierre Magnol, 1638-1715, botanist of Montpellier) Ann Star Magnolia (Kosar f1 hybrid) Deep purplish-red blooms appear later than most magnolias, thus are less apt to get frosted. Big, lily-like flowers often repeat during the summer …
Amazon.com | 26.06. 2007
Magnolia x loebneri 'Leonard Messel' - Loebner Magnolia Magnolia x loebneri 'Leonard Messel' - Loebner Magnolia
Family: Magnoliaceae ; (Magnol-ia: bears the name of Pierre Magnol, 1638-1715, botanist of Montpellier) Leonard Messel (M. kobus var. loebneri) ; A magnificant large shrub, small tree with rose purple buds that open pale pink. Very hardy. Originated at Nymans, Sussex, UK …
Amazon.com | 25.10. 2007
Magnolia x soulangeana 'Alexandrina' - saucer magnolia Magnolia x soulangeana 'Alexandrina' - saucer magnolia
Alexandrina is a very popular variety of saucer magnolia. Thanks to the rich colour of outer petals it is rated commercially best-selling saucer magnolia. The flowers are upto 10 cm across, white inside, flushed deep pink and purple outside, with a lovely fragrance …
Magnolia Tree Alexandrina Magnolia x soulangiana ‘Alexandrina’ - Saucer magnolia
Spectacular large shrub or small tree valued for its beautiful large tulip-shaped blooms, purplish-pink with white interior in late winter into early spring. Great garden specimen; use it to anchor shrub beds. Deciduous. Full sun. Moderate grower to 20 to 25 feet tall and wide, smaller …
Amazon.com | 16.05. 2007
Magnolia 'Athene' - magnolia Magnolia 'Athene' - magnolia
Athene is a large-flowered magnolia hybrid, a cross between magnolia „Mark Jury“ and magnolia x soulangeana „Lennei Alba“. The flowers have almost white petals with deep red or purple red shades at the bottom. They are very fragrant and reach 25-30 cm across when fully opened …
Magnolia 'Atlas' - magnolia Magnolia 'Atlas' - magnolia
Hybridizing and crossing brings new and better varieties of magnolias that have features never seen before. Mark Jury from New Zealand continues this work that was started in 1960´s by his late father Felix. ´Atlas´ is one of his fantastic results, a cross between Magnolia Mark …
Magnolia 'Betty' - girl magnolia Magnolia 'Betty' - girl magnolia
In 1955 and 1956 several crosses between m.liliflora and m.stellata were made at the U.S. National Arboretum by William F. Kosar and Dr. Francis de Vos. These selections bloom two-four weeks later than other spring blooming magnolias, reducing the possibility of frost damage to minimum …
Magnolia 'Butterflies' - cucumber magnolia Magnolia 'Butterflies' - cucumber magnolia
Another unique jewel among magnolias is this yellow flowering hybrid. It is a cross between m.denudata and m.acuminata (cucumber magnolia). It was raised by Phil Savage in Michigan, USA, in 1988 and patented three years later …
Elizabeth Saucer Magnolia Magnolia 'Elizabeth' - Elizabeth Magnolia
A rare yellow flowered magnolia! Displays elegant tapered buds that open to large, primrose yellow blooms. An upright pyramidal grower well suited for use as a single specimen. Deciduous. Flowers mid to late spring …
Amazon.com | 16.05. 2007
Magnolia 'Elizabeth' - Elizabeth magnolia Magnolia 'Elizabeth' - Elizabeth magnolia
The name of this magnolia hybrid has nothing to do with the British queen. Obviously, it does not come from the UK but the USA. And story tells the following. Quite a few decades ago – in 1957 – Evamaria Sperber planted a newly hybridized seed in the Brooklyn Botanic Garden …
Magnolia 'Goldstar' - Goldstar magnolia Magnolia 'Goldstar' - Goldstar magnolia
Another rare magnolia is this cross between magnolia acuminata var. subcordata “Miss Honeybee” and magnolia stellata. It gained flower shape fro stellata and colour from acuminate. Goldstar has medium sized flowers with 14 narrow petals, very similar to star-shaped magnolias …
Magnolia 'Susan' - girl magnolia Magnolia 'Susan' - girl magnolia
In 1955 and 1956 several crosses between Magnolia liliflora and Magnolia stellata were made at the U.S. National Arboretum by William F. Kosar and Dr. Francis de Vos. These selections bloom two-four weeks later than other spring blooming magnolias, reducing the possibility of frost …
Magnolia 'Yellow River' - Yellow River magnolia Magnolia 'Yellow River' - Yellow River magnolia
This magnolia variety has only recently been imported from China, under the name Fei Huang. It is a sensational plant with large yellow flowers. It belongs to magnolia denudata (Yulan magnolia) group, however, we have not been able to search for the exact breeding details. The Chinese …
Galaxy magnolia Magnolia x 'Galaxy' - Galaxy magnolia
What makes this tree unique is that its strong, upright growth tendancies allow it to be easily trained into a single trunked form. This allows a nice change to most saucer magnolias multi-trunked appearances …
Amazon.com | 16.05. 2007
Mahonia aquifolium 'Apollo' - Oregon grape Mahonia aquifolium 'Apollo' - Oregon grape
An old-fashioned plant that is so easy to grow can turn into a jewel in your garden if you give it what it needs. We are used to seeing it in country gardens where it does not look its best, often put in the silliest corner, just waiting for the autumn to be sheared like sheep for …
Malus domestica 'Golden Delicious' - apple tree Malus domestica 'Golden Delicious' - apple tree
Golden Delicious is a favourite apple brand. It comes from the USA, 1890. The fruit is sweet, juicy and crisp, of golden yellow to greeny-yellow colour. Its size is dependent on soil fertility. The fruit can be very large …
Malus domestica 'Starking' - apple tree Malus domestica 'Starking' - apple tree
Starking is an apple variety with red-flushed or pure red skin. The fruit is sweet and aromatic. It ripens in October and matures stored in December. It can be stored by March. Pruning is needed for good cropping and if you wish to keep the tree compact …
Malus 'Evereste' PERPETU® - crab apple Malus 'Evereste' PERPETU® - crab apple
Malus Perpetu® is another crab apple. This variety offers snow-white flowers, very similar to those you can see on apple trees. They open from pink buds and their number is very high every year. Deciduous leaves are green, ovate, mid-sized. The best attraction is the fruit – many …
Malus 'Royal Beauty' - crab apple Malus 'Royal Beauty' - crab apple
Some crab apples can easily compete with Japanese ornamental cherries as far as the beauty and colours of their flowers. This is the case of ´Royal Beauty´. It is a small tree growing about 2.5m tall, with weeping, somewhat narrow crown. In the spring it brings a profusion of deep …