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Picture of Star Magnolia Tree


Picture of star magnolia tree (Magnolia stellata)....
Picture of Star Magnolia Tree

Flowers bloom in early spring.

David Beaulieu

Star magnolia trees are early bloomers (March-April) suitable for growing in zones 4-8. Shorter than saucer magnolia trees, star magnolia trees reach a height of 15'-20', with a similar spread.

Because star magnolia trees are among the earliest flowers to greet us each spring, a special place in our hearts is reserved for them: they come to the rescue after the long winter, when our psyches most desperately crave floral color. It holds true for all of the earliest bloomers: whatever other fine qualities they may possess, plants such as star magnolia trees win us over most of all with their timeliness.

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