Magnolia ‘Peppermint Stick’ (White/Pink) Magnolia

Magnolia

M. liliiflora 'Nigra' x M. veitchii

Description: A small upright growing tree with a profusion of white-pink flushed flowers. Erect inner pointed tepals contrast with the outer that are reflexed almost to the horizontal. 

History: A Gresham hybrid, named by the breeders in 1962.

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

  • Prefers acid soil
  • Leaf colour: Green
  • Replacement prune
  • Flowering month: April
  • Needs well-draining site
  • S Size: Small

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