MICHELIA STARBRIGHT STARBRIGHT MICHELIA In New Zealand

MICHELIA STARBRIGHT - STARBRIGHT MICHELIA

A new and exciting cultivar, Starbright takes on a lot of the characteristics of Michelia Gracipies but on a larger scale. Starbright has large oval deep green leaves and an almost horizontal branching structure. A straight central leader give the tree very good form, making it a great option as a medium sized specimen tree or when formed into a hedge. Mid to late winter sees a stunning display of bright white star shaped flowers. This is a relatively new tree.

 

Applications
Specimen tree
Informal screening or hedge
Colour and scent    


Beyond the norm
Another great Michelia for hedging or with its slender trunk it will make a great pleached screen.
 
Clipped height
1.5-3.5m


15 year height
4m


Mature height
4-6m


Soil conditions
Well drained soil


Wind
Protect from really strong winds


Frost
Hardy to the cold


Light
Full sun and semi shade    


Tree Shape
Upright and straight


Seasonal
Evergreen


Flower
White cream

Origin
SE Asia/ China, bred in Australia


Available grades (subject to demand)
45lt

The Icon Trees nursery covers 50 acres. So that we can attend to your requirements it is important to visit by appointment only; we may not be able to give you access to the nursery without prior arrangement.

 

Our usual opening hours are 7.30am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday. 

If you are unable to visit the nursery we can assist by selecting the right trees for your project. We can also support your purchasing decisions by providing photos of our trees. Purchases can be made using direct credit, VISA or Mastercard, or trade accounts.

99 Clevedon-Takanini Road

Ardmore

Auckland

0800 BIG TREES

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Good Roots………

Roots are the anchors and feeding mechanism for a tree, if these are not right then the success of the tree is compromised.  What might look like a big strong tree may not be mirrored by it root system.  Icon Trees is one of the few nurseries that identify with this issue and dispose of these trees instead of growing them on to the next grade or supplying trees that will not successfully reach maturity.

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