Cricket Hill Garden
Magnolia ashei, Dwarf Bigleaf Magnolia
Variety description: A smaller version of the its giant cousin M. macrophylla, this exquisite small tree sports the same large foliage and fragrant blossoms of its gargantuan relative. Dark green leaves reach 12-24'' long and have charming silver undersides.
Site requirements: Full sun to part shade location. Prefers rich moist, well-drained soil. Acidic soils full of composted organic matter are ideal.
Size at maturity: 10-15' tall and 8-10' spread.
Pests and diseases: None.
Hardiness: USDA zones 6-9. Winter protection is necessary in USDA zone 6 for the first few years.
Plant size: 2 year old seedling, 24'' tall with a well developed root system. Grown in a 1.5 gallon container.
When we ship: FALL 2022. Ordering for this tree will open in late spring 2022. If you would like an email notification for when this tree is back in stock, please sign up with the button below.