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Magnolia 'Purple Breeze'

Magnolia sargentiana hybrid 'Purple Breeze'

Very early flowering tree. Massive flowering, with purple tone in shade on unopened flowers. Each flower has 12 to 13 tepals 4 inches x 2 inches (12cm x 5cm) The flowers are scented (like M. sprengeri Diva, and have an elongated Gynoecium with a narrow ring (unopened androecium) of long, purple stamens. Unopened flower buds are held perfectly in the axis of the shoot be it vertical or horizontal (no angle to the shoot). Outstanding cut flower when brought inside; Not commercially available

Hardiness:

Fully Frost Hardy - withstand temperature down to -15C

 

Properties

Height
0 - 700 cm
Color