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Magnolia x soulangeana 'Lennei Alba' (Saucer magnolia 'Lennei Alba')

Skill rating
Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
8m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
8m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
10-20 Years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name: Magnolia x soulangeana 'Lennei Alba'

Other names: Saucer magnolia 'Lennei Alba'

Genus: Magnolia Magnolia

Variety or Cultivar: 'Lennei Alba' _ 'Lennei Alba' is a large deciduous shrub of spreading habit, grown for its large, white, fragrant, cup-shaped flowers on bare stems in spring.


Magnolia x soulangeana 'Lennei Alba' is: Deciduous

Flower: White in Spring

Foliage: Green in Summer

Fragrance: Flower

Habit: Spreading

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests: Scale insects Scale insects

Specific diseases: Coral spot , Honey fungus Coral spot , Honey fungus

General care

Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings, Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Where to grow

Magnolia x soulangeana 'Lennei Alba' (Saucer magnolia 'Lennei Alba') will reach a height of 8m and a spread of 8m after 10-20 Years.

Suggested uses: Architectural, City, Cottage/Informal, Low Maintenance, Wallside and trellises

Cultivation: Plant in moist, humus-rich soil. Some protection may be needed from late winter frosts.

Soil type: Clay, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4), Tender in frost (H3)


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Botanical name: Magnolia x soulangeana 'Lennei Alba'

Other names: Saucer magnolia 'Lennei Alba'

Genus: Magnolia Magnolia

Variety or Cultivar: 'Lennei Alba' _ 'Lennei Alba' is a large deciduous shrub of spreading habit, grown for its large, white, fragrant, cup-shaped flowers on bare stems in spring.


Magnolia x soulangeana 'Lennei Alba' is: Deciduous

Flower: White in Spring

Foliage: Green in Summer

Fragrance: Flower

Habit: Spreading

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Watch out for

Specific pests: Scale insects

Specific diseases: Coral spot , Honey fungus

General care

Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings, Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Magnolia x soulangeana 'Lennei Alba' (Saucer magnolia 'Lennei Alba') will reach a height of 8m and a spread of 8m after 10-20 Years.

Suggested uses: Architectural, City, Cottage/Informal, Low Maintenance, Wallside and trellises

Cultivation: Plant in moist, humus-rich soil. Some protection may be needed from late winter frosts.

Soil type: Clay, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4), Tender in frost (H3)


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