Magnolia spectrum is a strong growing, upright tree suitable for the smaller garden.
This hybrid (Magnolia liliflora ‘Nigra’ x Magnolia sprengeri ‘Diva’), a sister seedling of ‘Galaxy’, Spectrum’ is a small to medium-sized, upright, deciduous tree producing large, goblet-shaped flowers in mid- to late spring. The flowers are rich red-purple and elegantly curved in bud, opening deep reddish-pink with a paler interior, held in a shapely upright fashion. Requires fertile, slightly acid soil. Hardy.
Feel free to contact us to with any queries you may have and we’re always happy to talk about our trees and offer advice. Nursery visits are welcome by appointment.