The Saucer Magnolia is a saucer shaped lovely flowering tree. This awesome ornamental tree that would serve as a lovely specimen plant for your front or side yard. Saucer Magnolia requires a bit of protection, so placement beside your house or outbuilding would be wise choice. The most lovable feature of this variety is its early spring purple or deep pink blush. As summer comes, the vibrant medium green leaves will fill out your Magnolia. This Magnolia has a strong contribution on wildlife value. Seeds of the tree are eaten by a variety of birds, and the sprouts of young trees are browsed.
Growth Rate: With a medium growth rate, it increases 2-3 feet per year.
Mature Size: This magnolia can grow a height of 20–30 feet.
Soil Preference: The saucer magnolia grows in acidic, loamy, moist, rich, sandy, well-drained and clay soils.