Tree of the day! Fairy Magnolia Blush!

Fairy Magnolia Blush (Michelia x 'MicJUR01' P.P.A.F.)

An enchanting Michelia hybrid, bred by renowned New Zealand breeder Mark Jury. This upright, bushy shrub / tree is noted for its masses of russet colored buds opening to lightly fragrant blush-lilac pink flowers in late winter to mid-spring.

Requirements

This variety is a compact grower 10-13 feet tall, and 8 to 10 feet wide. It is hardy in zones 8-11 and can take temperatures as low as 10-20 degrees Fahrenheit. They thrive in partial sun to part shade and require regular watering on a weekly basis to establish a strong root system.