Magnolia ‘Avocet’ (White) Magnolia

Magnolia

M. x veitchii ‘Isca’x M.x soulangeana

Description: Splendid clear white flowers with a faint pink flush towards the base of the petal reverses. Will make a bushy small tree.

History: Bred by Tim Horton 2003.

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

Attributes

  • Leaf colour: Green
  • Flowering month: April
  • S Size: Small
  • Prefers acid soil
  • Needs well-draining site
  • Prune after flowering

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