Magnolia 'Apricot Brandy' (Orange Pink)
M. acuminata ‘Fertile Myrtle’ x M. sprengeri ‘Diva’
Description: A new variety with good-sized, yellow-tinted, pink flowers giving an overall peachy colour. The outer petals are green tinted, altogether an unusual and enticing colour combination. upright habit eventually reaching 15-20ft.
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): 5m x 2m