Leonard Messel Star Magnolia

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Magnolia stellata x loebneri 'Leonard Messel'

Small, slender-branched, rounded, upright, deciduous tree or large shrub, with mid-green 4" - 6"leaves.

Star-shaped, fragrant, pale lilac-pink 3" - 5" flowers borne in mid-spring.

Multi-stemmed habit.

* Deer Resistant *                                                                                              Attracts: Hummingbirds, Birds, Bees & Beneficial Insects*

Photos courtesy of Toms Creek Nursery in Denton, North Carolina

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Flowering Tree
Foliage Type Deciduous
Height 20' - 30'
Spread 15' - 20'
Shape Upright & Spreading
Primary Foliage Color Light Green
Seasonal Foliage Color Sheds leaves in Autumn
Flowering Season Spring
Flower Color Pinkish White
Specimen Yes
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Slow
Sun Preferences Full Sun
Water Preferences Average: Prepare planting area for adequate drainage. Poor drainage results in root rot. 
Cold Hardiness Zone 5 - 9