Hi Deciding on a Star OR Saucer Magnolia zone 5a What would you say are the pros and cons for each. I’m looking for fragrant and good flowering period . Also year round interest. Thank you fro your time. Regards Gail
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The Star magnolia may be a better choice in your zone. Saucer magnolias are notorious for getting nipped by a late freeze.