Magnolia 'Betty' (is a medium sized wide fully hardy perennial deciduous shrub with pink flowers in early Spring and mid Spring, and it takes 2 to 3 years to flower. It grows well in semi-shade and direct sun, and prefers high levels of water. The flowers are ) . It has low drought tolerance and low flood tolerance.
Magnolia 'Betty' grows in soils ranging from a pH of 4.5 (extremely acidic ranges from 0 to 5.1) to 6.5 (slightly acidic ranges from 6.1 to 6.5). It is adapted to clay, loam, peat and sand soils, and prefers high fertility.
This is a rounded shrub has a moderate rate of growth has an ultimate height of 3.5m / 11.5ft and spread of 3m / 9.8ft. It can take 21-25 years to reach its ultimate height.
The leaves are green in Spring and Summer. They arein shape.
The plant prefers a sheltered situation.
Bank and slope, city courtyard garden, cottage informal garden, flowering shrub, low maintenance, mixed shrub border and specimen/accent plant.
Magnolia 'Betty' has green bark with a smooth texture.
Propagation techniques include cuttings.-28°C / -18.4F to 21-25 years 3.5m / 11.5ft 3m / 9.8ft
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|Magnolia 'Betty' (Ireland)|
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