This form of the Port-Wine Magnolia has larger flowers and leaves than that species. It forms a hardy, evergreen shrub which produces highly scented, magenta tinged, cream flowers during spring, summer and autumn. Flower fragrance is stronger in the afternoon and evenings. Ideal for hedging and suitable for large containers. Prefers a sheltered sunny position in the garden with well drained soil. Hardy and frost tolerant.
|Botanic Name : Michelia figo|
|Common Name : Michelia Lady of the night|
|Growth Type : Perennial evergreen Shrub|
|Water Use : Low|
|Aspect : Full Sun/Semi-shade|
|Height : 4m|
|Spread : 2m|