Saucer Magnolia

Magnolia x soulangiana 'Verbanica' Magnoliaceae

Growth habit



Long-lived polycarpic perennial


Cornell Class of 1923 Flowering Tree Collection

Source of plant

Weston Nurseries


The inner and middle three sepals narrowly kidney-shaped and usually evenly pink on the exterior, the three outer petals nearly as long as the six inner ones, also pink on the outside, but becoming palertowards the tips. Blooming period is very late, coinciding with that of `Brozzonii' (DS 6). Late-flowering form blooming about the same time as 'Brozzonii'; the petals are rose on the outside, but fade to white at the apex, the inner and medium petals are strap-shaped and usually tinted rose on the outside (DS 9).

USDA Hardiness Zone


Special characteristics

flowering season