Deep green, lustrous oval pointed foliage on a dense, bushy, rounded shrub. Creamy yellow and purple, two inch flowers like small magnolias with a rich port wine fragrance appear in great quantities amongst the foliage during spring. Locate near an entryway, patio or window where the fruity fragrance can be fully appreciated. Will grow to four to six feet high and wide in 10 years.
Common Name: Port Wine Magnolia
Family: Magnoliaceae (The Magnolia Family)
Zone Hardiness: 7-10
Light: Part Sun, Part Shade
Primary Bloom Colour: Purple
Secondary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Bloom Time: Spring - Summer
Soil Moisture: Average
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Broad-leaved evergreen forests, shady slopes and along river banks.
Award: AGM, GPP
Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Asia - China and Japan
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