Magnolia × loebneri 'Leonard Messel'

'Leonard Messel' Magnolia

'Leonard Messel' is a compact cultivar with a multi-stemmed habit and beautiful two-toned flowers at an early age. The strap-like petals are similar to star magnolia, white on the inside and purplish pink on the outside. The flowers are less susceptible than most magnolias to late frosts.

Zone: 5 to 9


Height: 10.00 to 20.00 feet


Spread: 10.00 to 18.00 feet


Bloom Time: March to April


Bloom Description: White to purplish-pink


Sun: Full sun to part shade


Water: Medium


Maintenance: Medium


Suggested Use: Flowering Tree


Flower: Showy, Fragrant


Fruit: Showy