Plant Catalog - MAGNOLIA LOEB LEONARD MESSEL
MAGNOLIA LOEB LEONARD MESSEL
Magnolia x loebneri 'Leonard Messel'
Leonard Messel Magnolia
A small deciduous tree with a compact, multi-stemmed, round form. Leaves are broad and mid-green. In early spring, slightly fragrant flowers cover the branches before leaf-out. Flowers are star-shaped with strappy petals, and purple-pink with a white interior. Seedy, cone-like fruits follow. Attracts birds.
USDA zones: 5 - 9
Sunset zones: 2b - 9, 14 - 24
Mature size: 10 - 20 feet high and wide
Light needs: full sun
Water needs: moderate to regular water