Fairy Magnolia® Blush

Michelia x 'MICjur01' PP #21,873

An enchanting Michelia hybrid, bred by renowned New Zealand breeder Mark Jury. This upright, bushy shrub is noted for its masses of russet colored buds opening to lightly fragrant blush-lilac pink flowers in late winter to mid-spring. Its compact size makes it an excellent specimen or hedging plant. Plant near a doorway or windows to enjoy its fragrant blooms.
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Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical Pronunciationmy-KEE-lee-a
Average Size at MaturityCompact grower, 10 to 13 ft. tall and 8 to 10 wide.
Bloom TimeLate winter to early spring
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeFragrant, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorGreen
Growth HabitCompact, Rounded
Growth RateModerate
Light NeedsPartial sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Soil NeedsTree & Shrub Food
Special FeatureTolerates Acidic Soil
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a formal appearance, shear annually after flowering.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 8-11

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