Kobus Magnolia Trees – Magnolia Kobus

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Originating from Japan, the Kobus Magnolia or Magnolia Kobus is a deciduous tree cherished for its beautiful and fragrant early spring blooms. While not as common as native trees in the UK, its unique features and adaptability make it a delightful addition to British gardens.

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Kobus Magnolia Trees – Magnolia Kobus

Originating from Japan, the Kobus Magnolia or Magnolia Kobus is a deciduous tree cherished for its beautiful and fragrant early spring blooms. While not as common as native trees in the UK, its unique features and adaptability make it a delightful addition to British gardens.

Distinctive Features

Kobus Magnolia trees exhibit elegant, star-shaped flowers, which are usually white with a subtle hint of pink. These bloom in early spring before the foliage appears, offering a stunning contrast against the bare branches. The tree also has oblong, green leaves that provide a dense canopy in the summer.

Ideal for British Garden Design

The Kobus Magnolia can be a fantastic centrepiece in British gardens due to its breathtaking flower display. Its ultimate height and spread are about 8-12 metres, making it suitable for medium to large gardens. In smaller gardens, it can be grown as a multi-stemmed shrub.

Their ability to tolerate urban pollution and different soil types, including clay, sandy, and loamy soils, makes them a versatile choice for urban gardens and various landscapes.

Wildlife Benefits

Kobus Magnolias offer early spring nectar to bees and other pollinators, making them an excellent tree for supporting local wildlife.

Growth and Lifespan

Kobus Magnolia trees have a slow to medium growth rate, typically growing less than 30 cm per year. They can live for a long time, with many healthy specimens known to survive for over a century.

Flowering, Fruit, and Reproduction

The Kobus Magnolia typically blooms in March and April, displaying white, fragrant flowers. Following the blooming period, the tree develops red, cone-like fruits which split open to reveal bright red seeds, providing additional ornamental interest.

Distribution in the UK

While not as widely spread as some native species, Kobus Magnolias can be found in gardens across the UK, appreciated for their striking spring blooms. They’re particularly suitable for milder regions and sheltered gardens to protect the early blooms from late frosts.

In summary, the Kobus Magnolia is a superb choice for those wishing to add a spectacular early spring display to their garden. Its attractive flowers, resilience to different conditions, and minimal maintenance requirements make it a desirable addition to British gardens.

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STANDARD DELIVERY TYPES

Box/Parcel – Used for plants sized 0-70cm, costs £12. Order £100 worth of plants of that size to qualify for free delivery! Parcel deliveries are always sent for next day delivery unless otherwise specified.

Pallet – Used for plants sized 71-230cm, costs £60. Order £350 worth of plants to qualify for free pallet delivery! We always send our pallets for next day delivery, unless requested otherwise.

Private Van – Used for plants sized 231cm and taller, costs £60. Order £350 worth to get free private van delivery!

In all cases you can request a private van delivery, where your plants are delivered by us. Upon your request we can re-evaluate your delivery fee and let you know of the delivery time.

Please note, for pallet and box deliveries we use third party companies to deliver the goods. Not often, but occasionally some delays may happen due to unforeseen circumstances, which are out of our control. For this reason, we ask you to never book gardeners, contractors, or other industry professionals for the estimated delivery date. Please do not book days off work or cancel other commitments specifically for your plant delivery to avoid disappointment.

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Specialized Delivery

If you have any special requirements regarding your delivery, please add it to your order notes or call us on 01603 327269. Always include any delivery restrictions into your order note so appropriate vehicles and good carriers can be used to deliver your plants.

Please note that we currently are unable to deliver to Northern Ireland and The Republic of Ireland due to Brexit rules and regulations.

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