Magnolia ‘Watermelon’ (Pink) Magnolia

Magnolia

Description: A narrow, upright small tree featuring bright pink, semi-double blooms. Flowers from a young age and can sometimes provide a second flush of flowers in summer.

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.

History: Magnolia ‘Caerhays Belle’ x M. ‘Genie’ developed by Vance Hooper of New Zealand. 

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 4m x 3m

Attributes

  • Prune after flowering
  • Scented flowers
  • Leaf colour: Green
  • Flowering month: April
  • Needs well-draining site
  • S Size: Small

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