Magnolias are constantly popular as an evergreen tree. Ferruginea has attractive rusty red tone to the underside of the leaf with a reddened tone to its new growth. This Magnolia also has enormous pearly white, highly scented flowers in summer keep going for an extended period.
Leaf colour: Green with olive underside.
Aspect: Full sun or partial shade.
Soil Tipe: Sand, clay, chalk, or loam.
Plant this with a good quality peat based compost such as Vitax Q4 Multi Purpose compost as well as a Mycorrhizal Fungi to encourage steady, healthy root growth. Feed twice a year with a good all round feed such as Vitax Q4. We also recommend to keep the soil moist so as ensuring the most regular growth habit.