Magnolia Soulangeana

 

Magnolia Soulangeana. A rounded deciduous tree with dark green leaves and large goblet-shaped flowers in varying shades of dark purple-pink through to white from mid to late spring before the leaves. Makes an extremely attractive specimen. Max Height 6m. Max Spread 6m. Flowers April to May.

 

* Also available as a Ball Top Ornamental, select below *

 

 

Plant in moist acidic well drained soil in a sheltered site, away from cold and drying winds. Full Sun / Partial Shade, Hardy.

 

General Shrub Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • If the Shrub is being planted in a lawn remove a circle of turf.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding a bucketful of planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Position used. Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the Shrub and area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until Shrub is established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.