‘Susan’ magnolia still blooming

Long-blooming 'Susan' magnolia. (Photo by Brendan Zwelling)

Many of the early-blooming magnolias (such as cultivars of M. stellata and M. x soulangeana) were tricked into opening early, only to be burned by sharply falling temperatures a few days later. Magnolias are fools when it comes to sudden warmth and throw caution to the wind, rapidly popping buds and splaying open their flowers. I … Read more