Magnolia x soulangeana 'Pickard's Ruby'
|C10||Height : 100-170 cm|
|C12||Height : 80-110 cm|
A variety with moderate growth force, regular shape of a wide tree and very attractive flowers. It branches above the ground, flower buds develop at the ends of the shoots. Large, oval and dark green leaves. Large, spherical flowers, about 20 cm in diameter. Interestingly colored petals: intense cherry in the bud, then red-purple outside, contrasting with the white inside. It blooms profusely in spring along with the development of leaves. Reaches about 3-4 m in height after 10 years. It prefers sunny, sheltered positions and humus, moist, well-drained and fertile soil with a slightly acidic reaction. In winter, the root system should be protected by covering. It is perfect for planting in parks and home gardens due to its decorative feature.