Magnolia News (3)

Here you will find the latest news from Vance and Kathryn at Magnolia Grove as well as technical papers and helpful information for magnolia cultivation.

NEW RELEASE FOR 2013. Cameo is a sister seedling to Cleopatra and is the latest release from the Magnolia Grove breeding program. A stunning bloom with a sculpted form like a cameo broach. Reddish purple exterior with clean white flushed red-purple interior. Cameo has exceptional flower power, second only to Genie for freeness of flowering. The high rate of flower production both in spring and summer keeps the plant as a small tree with a compact habit.
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Thursday, 25 April 2013 08:55

Guidelines for Establishing your Desert Garden

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This is the outline for a presentation on the subject at Magnolia Grove for the Rhododendron and Garden Festival 2010 BOTANICALLY SIMPLE : We have a few main plant families that create the basic structure.Agave 20, Aloes 33, Cereus types…
Thursday, 25 April 2013 08:54

Magnolia ecology

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Magnolia is an ancient genus. Appearing before bees did, the flowers evolved to encourage pollination by beetles. To avoid damage from pollinating beetles, the carpels of Magnolia flowers are extremely tough. Fossilised specimens of Magnolia acuminata have been found dating…