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botanical name:
Magnolia 'Raspberry Ice'
Magnolia 'Raspberry Ice' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Magnoliaceae
characteristics: tree
height: 5.00m
width: 5.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: broad headed
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-acid
minimum temp: -12°C
USDA zone: 8 to 9
description:
Small spreading tree. Attractive large pink and white flowers flushed with purple from the base, produced over a relatively long period in spring.

cultivation:
Not too fussy about soil, moist, reasonably fertile, humus-rich, acid to neutral soil is ideal. Will thrive in heavy clay and tolerant of atmospheric pollution. Best with some protection from strong winds, in sun or part shade. Flower buds may suffer damage from hard frosts.
If required, prune after flowering.


other notes:
Gresham hybrid, a cross from M. liliiflora and M. x veitchii

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