Lenni Saucer Magnolia
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - MediumMature Height - 15-20'Mature Width - 15-20'Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Dark purplish magenta tepals (6) white inside, 4" long and wide, early-mid May.Fruit - Aggregate of follicles to 4" long, August- September.Leaf - Fall Color - Yellow-brown.Bark - Gray on older trunks.Other Features - A stiff broad shrub, flat across the top. Sapsuckers like these trees, leaving circles of holes.Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Root from firmwood cuttings. Prefers moist, deep, acid soils in full sun. Will withstand light shade. Shallow root system, do not plant too deep. Prune after flowering.Native Habitat - Zones 4-9, raised in Italy.Diseases and Insects - Regular tip dieback, occasional substantial dieback in Maine.Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Magnolia.- Other plants of the family Magnoliaceae.- Other plants of the genus Magnolia.- Other plants of the species Magnolia x soulangiana.