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Tree comparisons


Magnolia
Alex

Alex is a small upright Magnolia featuring pink cup-shaped flowers, which gradually turn white.
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Growing


Magnolia
Alex
Gardening skillBeginner
Attractive featuresAttractive flowers
Growth habitUpright
Height after 10 years3m-5m / 10ft-16ft
SunlightPrefers full sun
Some shade
PruningPrune after flowering
Growth rateAverage
Site conditionsSheltered site
Free-draining site
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Identification


Magnolia
Alex
Flower colourWhite
Pink - light
Flower formSingle flower (5-8 petals)
Flowering monthApril
Leaf colourGreen
Leaf colour - autumnGreen
Leaf/Flower sequenceFlowers appear first
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Annual cycleDeciduous
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