Michelia Coco - Poppy's Plant of the Week

Written by Kaye Crane


Posted on October 30 2019

Poppy’s Plant of the Week is the beautiful Michelia Coco (Michelia figo). This beautiful evergreen shrub is a member of the magnolia family and has lush green medium sized foliage. It produces masses of scented small creamy flowers edged in burgundy, through spring and summer. 

This plant makes an excellent hedge to 3m and prefers a sheltered sunny position in the garden. 

Available in 200mm pots for $29.95 at Poppy’s Home and Garden.