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Woodsman

Woodsman magnolia blossom

The flowers of Woodsman are quite unusual amongst Magnolias.  They are basically a dusky pink, but usually with a cream interior and often shades of yellow and green on the outside.

Woodsman is vigorous and fast-growing, and should reach over 5m after 10 years.

Woodsman magnolia for sale

  • 3-year pot-grown tree £59.95
    In a 12L pot
    Very large size (4m-7m after 10 years)
Pre-ordering
You can pre-order now for delivery from late August / early September 2021 for pot grown trees (or late November / early December for bare-root). You do not need to pay at this stage - just add items to the basket and checkout as usual.

History

This hybrid Magnolia is a cross between the species Magnolia accuminata and Magnolia lilliflora, and was raised at Brooklyn Botanic Gardens.

Woodsman characteristics

  • Gardening skillBeginner
  • Attractive featuresAttractive flowers
  • Growth habitUpright-spreading
  • Height after 10 years5m-8m / 16ft-25ft
  • SunlightPrefers full sun
  • PruningNo need to prune
  • Growth rateFast
  • Site conditionsSheltered siteFree-draining site
  • Flower colourPink - light
  • Flower formSingle flower (5-8 petals)
  • Flowering monthMay
  • Leaf colourGreen
  • Leaf/Flower sequenceLeaves and Flowers appear together
  • Country of originUnited States
  • Annual cycleDeciduous

Similar varieties

  • See also Daybreak
    Magnolia x brooklynensis
    Daybreak
    A good choice for your first magnolia. Large fragrant pink flowers and a neat upright habit.