Magnolia

Magnolia Lilliflora Leonard Messel

A small deciduous tree or large shrub. up to 4 m tall of rounded habit. Star shaped lilac pink fading to white flowers in mid Spring. Raised at Nymans in Sussex as a cross between magnolia kobus and M. stellata, It needs a good well drained soil, full sun or light shade and some shelter from cold winds,

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