Evergreen magnolias such as the bull bay tree or magnolia grandiflora are perfect for evergreen screening or for training against a south wall producing beautifully large waxy and highly perfumed flowers in late summer. Magnolia is a large genus which has 210 species, and magnolias are from the family magnoliaceae. This outstanding genus was named after the french botanist pierre magnol (1638-1715). Magnolias are highly prized for their outstanding floral display and within the genus there is great variety. Mature magnolia trees for sale if youre looking for a tree to add size, maturity and beauty to your property, the estate-quality southern magnolia trees from urban forestry works can to just that. Welcome to magnolia king magnolia king is australias largest supplier of magnolia trees, including the stunning and fragrant magnolia teddy bear variety. Additional varieties include magnolia little gem, magnolia exmouth, magnolia kay parris, magnolia st mary, magnolia soulangeana, magnolia michelia alba and a range of mature magnolia trees. Magnolia liliiflora grows in south-western china, and it is called the mulan magnolia, or purple magnolia. It is a small tree growing to just 12 or 15 feet tall, with flowers of a rich purple color. These two trees had been brought to france in the 18 th century, and in 1820, a retired officer from napoleons army called étienne soulange-bodin crossed these two species at his château. She had paid a lot for it as well so was very disappointed! This prompted me to take the bold step to video our stock and put online the exact tree that would be delivered to our customers door buy the tree you see! This takes all the guesswork out of buying mature trees as there is a person in the video for scale as well as a 12 metre ruler. Magnolia plants begin flowering begins in early spring to late summer and were confident that our range of magnolia trees for sale will suit all tastes and budgets. Whilst they do look great in borders or pots, a sheltered area will suit the trees foliage during high winds. Magnolia grandiflora little gem this is a lovely tree which flowers from an early age, producing beautiful creamy white, saucer shaped flowers in spring and summer. Magnolia little gem is a very popular evergreen magnolia tree. Magnolia little gem is a dwarf form of magnolia grandiflora, grows to approx. Magnolia felix, magnolia black tulip and magnolia vulcan are three new release magnolias from jury magnolias in new zealand.