Magnolia soulangeana 'Genie' is a deciduous very decorative small tree to large shrub, with large deep burgundy flowers which are borne before the new spring foliage. The buds are tulip shaped and red-black. 'Genie' is a smaller growing soulangeana magnolia to around 3 metres tall and 2 metres wide, with a columnar habit. It is a good feature plant, and is hardy once established. It likes a sunny position and prefers a rich, deep well drained soil. Mulch well to deter weed competition and to…
Magnolia 'Black Tulip' is an excellent choice for a smaller magnolia, as it typically only reaches 15-20' in height, 6-10' wide. The modest size and showiness give it a versatility that larger magnolias can't provide. It is a goblet-shaped magnolia, with one of the most tightly held flowers of all the soulangeana types. The color is an amazingly rich burgundy-red/ reddish purple. The flowers are simply stunning. It can be located wherever you have a sunny spot in zones 5-9.
Magnolia Black Tulip - Deep burgundy-purple, tulip-like flowers that grow up to 15cm in diameter, crowd the slender stems before the larger than average leaves emerge each spring. It is one of the darkest flowering of all the magnolias and it is quite simply gorgeous. Use it as a feature plant in a spring garden and underplant with an array of spring-flowering bulbs for a jaw-dropping display.
Magnolia butterflies (Butterfly Magnolia) Noted for its non-fading yellow flowers, late vegetative growth, compact pyramidal form and hardiness to both heat and cold. Upright, tulip-like, yellow flowers (bloom in late winter to early spring.