Royal Star Magnolia

Royal Star Magnolia is a deciduous plant that blooms in the spring.  The large white flowers are very fragrant.  The large flowers also appear before the foliage on the plant.  This plant prefers full sun exposure to thrive.  This plant requires frequent watering when high temperatures and drought conditions persist.  Royal Star Magnolia can be left to grow as a small tree or large shrub.  This plant can grow up to 10 feet tall and 8 feet wide when it is fully mature.  This plant responds well to annual pruning. 

Royal Star Magnolia Flower

Royal Star Magnolia

Royal Star Magnolia

Magnolia Stellata ‘Royal Star’

Plant Details

Flower Color- White

Foliage Color- Green

Zone- 4-8

Height- 10′

Spread- 8′

Light- Part shade to full sun

Details- The bright white flowers of Royal Star Magnolia are a spring stunner.  The large abundant flowers emerge in the early spring, before the foliage.

Pruning-  Pruning for Royal Star Magnolia should be done in the winter.  Pruning at other times of the year is possible, but the plant does best when it is pruned during dormancy.

Other Magnolia plant options.

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  • Ann Magnolia
  • Athene Magnolia
  • Bracken’s Brown Beauty Magnolia
  • Butterflies Magnolia
  • Columbus Magnolia
  • Daybreak Magnolia
  • Dwarf Southern Magnolia
  • Elizabeth Magnolia
  • Felix Jury Magnolia
  • Galaxy Magnolia
  • Pink Stardust Magnolia
  • Purple Lily Magnolia
  • Yellow Bird Magnolia