Magnolia x soulangeana 'Rusica Rubra'
Magnolia x soulangeana 'Rusica Rubra' is a distinctive, free-flowering variety with scented, goblet-shaped flowers, reddish-purple on the outside, blush-White within, in April. Height and spread 7m x 5m. Like all Magnolias, can be reduced in size by pruning after flowering. Plant in well-drained, humus- rich, preferably lime-free soil, in sun or light shade, sheltered from strong winds. Mulch with well-rotted manure or leaf mould in early spring.
This plant has an RHS Award of Garden Merit.
British nursery grown.
|Awards||RHS Award of Garden Merit|
|Botanical name||Magnolia x soulangeana|
|British nursery grown||Y|
|Flower colour||Red, Purple, White|
|Plant type||Deciduous Shrubs|
|Season of interest||Spring|
|Time to maturity||10 - 20 years|
|Ultimate height||4.1m - 8m|
|Ultimate spread||4.1m - 8m|