Magnolia x soulangeana / Magnolia di Soulange

Species: Magnolia x soulangeana Soulange-Bodin
Italian common noun: Magnolia di Soulange
Family: Magnoliaceae
Natural shapesShrubs DeciduosFull sunPartial shade
Climate resistance: + / -20° CClimate resistance: + / -20° C
- Legislative Decree no. 151

Origin: (horticultural).

Botanical characteristics: It is an hybrid between M. denudata and M. liliflora. It is usually a shrub, but sometimes it can be a small tree. It is large, deciduous with many branches that widen. In April the spectacular flower blooming preempts the leaves one. The large tulip-like white flowers have purple rose nuances and the colour is more intense at the bottom. The pale green leaves are pointed, obovate and up to 20 cm long.

Agronomic and environmental characteristics: It is the most widespread deciduous Magnolia found in gardens and the easiest to cultivate. It tolerates clay soils but not calcareous ones. It is highly resistant to air pollution.

Use: It is used as a specimen plant in the middle of the lawn or associated with lower shrubs in flowerbeds.

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Produzione Note Altezza Circonferenza tronco Diametro/Lato chioma Q.tà  
Zolla 175-200 cm
Zolla 200-250 cm
Zolla 250-300 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 300-350 cm