Magnolia – Vulcan
*height & width at maturity
FOLIAGE: Very large dark green leaves
FLOWERS and FRUIT: 25cm deep magenta flowers.
DESCRIPTION: Vulcan magnolia has large (up to 25cm) stunning deep magenta blooms which are borne on bare branches in early Spring. Very large, dark green leaves appear after flowering. Flowers within the first few seasons.
LANDSCAPE USES: Excellent landscape tree due to its large brightly coloured flowers.
TOLERANCES: Plant in a sunny position with good drainage and shelter from wind, so that the flowers are not damaged. Fertilize and prune to shape after flowering if required. Cold hardy.
TREE CARE: Plant in a well drained and well worked soil. Take care to plant the bud union above the soil level. Water in well and keep soil moist until tree is established. Fertilize when planting and again after new growth appears. Prune tree when planting to encourage new growth.