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Magnolia Alex (Pink)
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Magnolia 'Alex' (Pink)

Description: Lovely light pink cup shaped flowers in April fading to white with age. This variety has an upright habit and is ideal for small gardens.

History: Raised by Maurice Foster in Kent.  M. x soulangeana ‘Lennei’ cross with M. sprengeri ‘Diva’

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 2m

General attributes

Text Green Foliage
Text Bushy

Ornamental attributes

Flowering month - April Flowering month - April
Scented flowers Scented flowers
Prefers acid soil Prefers acid soil
Clay tolerant Clay tolerant
Needs well draining site Needs well draining site
Prune after flowering Prune after flowering