Magnolia ‘Just Jean’ (Light Pink) Magnolia

Magnolia

Magnolia x soulangeana

Description: Free flowering with a compact habit and distinctive, large, obovate foliage. In mid-April it produces clear pink, goblet shaped flowers flushed deep pink at the base.

History: The result of a chance seedling found by John Gallagher in Dorset, England, during the 1970’s.

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

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

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