Magnolia ‘Gold Star’

Gold Star Magnolia

Magnolia ‘Gold Star’ is a delightful medium sized flowering tree that will usher in spring with its pale yellow blossoms.

  • Tolerates: Clay Soil
  • Sun: Full Sun, Partial Shade
  • Bloom Season: April–May
  • Zones: 5, 6, 7, 8
  • Maintenance: Low
  • Spread (Min): 15
  • Spread (Max): 20
  • Height (Min): 15
  • Height (Max): 25
  • Leaves vs Needles: Flowering
  • Size: Medium


The Magnolia ‘Gold Star’ welcomes spring each year with upright, fragrant, star-shaped creamy yellow flowers. Before the flowers begins to open, the dainty blooms sit perched on the branches awaiting the sunlight of early spring. Look for these pale-yellow blossoms to open in late March or early April before the foliage. You will want to plant this medium-sized flowering tree in a spot near your window or patio so that its progression can be appreciated.