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Magnolia liliiflora

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Magnolia liliiflora Syn Magnolia quinquepeta, Lily Magnolia, Purple Magnolia,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Deciduous
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Shrubs, Trees Rounded, Shrub Like

Stunning large deciduous shrub to small tree with spectacular long flowering up-turned blooms of pink/purple appear from late winter too early spring making it an absolute stand out feature to the landscape. Suitable for planting as a single feature or in a grouped garden display. Grows approx. 4m H x 4m W.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
2-4m 2-4m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Clay, Loam, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Cut Flower, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Formal Garden, Fragrant Garden, Park And Gardens, Topiary / Espalier, Container / Pot, Shade Tree

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free, Snails And Slugs

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Magnoliaceae Asia

Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Pink, Purple
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring, Summer
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate