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Magnolia gra Ferruginea (White)

Magnolia grandiflora 'Ferruginea' (White)

Description: An erect form of compact habit, with ovate, deep glossy green leaves all year round with a coppery red colouring on the leathery under leaf. Large, creamy white, lotus-like flowers are citrus scented, and attracts bees and other insects.

Magnolia Growing Tips: Full sun to part shade lover, best grown in consistently moist, slightly acidic, well-drained soils. Provide sheltered site as buds and flowers may be damaged by cold winds, and late frosts. Shape and size can be controlled by pruning which should be done either immediately after flowering or during late summer.

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 4m x 3m

General attributes

Text Green Foliage
Text Bushy

Ornamental attributes

Small tree size after 10 years Small tree size after 10 years
Flowering month - June Flowering month - June
Scented flowers Scented flowers
Evergreen Evergreen
Prefers acid soil Prefers acid soil
Chalk tolerant Chalk tolerant
Clay tolerant Clay tolerant
Prune after flowering Prune after flowering