Magnolia George Henry Kern
- Usually Flowers : April, May, June
Compact, showy, deciduous shrub with dark green leaves. Masses of large, liliflora-type, fragrant, rose-pink flowers. April to June. Ht.3mt.(10ft.). Grow in sun or part shade and fertile, moist, well-drained soil. Good for patios, specimen or woodland plantings.
Magnolia stellata Rosea
- Usually Flowers : March, April, May
Fantastic deciduous shrub with rounded, bushy habit bearing glossy, bright green foliage. Masses of fragrant,pale pink, star-shaped flowers from pink buds. March to May. Ht.2.5m.(8ft.). Leaves take on bronze tints in autumn. Flowers fade to white on maturity. Grow in sun or dappled shade and moist, well-drained soil. Good for large border or as specimen.
Magnolia x loebneri Leonard Messel
- Usually Flowers : April, May
Rounded, compact, deciduous large shrub or small tree with mid green leaves. Fragrant, star-shaped, rose-pink flowers from darker pink buds. Early to mid spring. Ht.8mt.(25ft.). Flowers on bare branches. Grow in sun or part shade and moist, well-drained, slightly acid soil. Tolerates chalk soils. Good specimen plant.