Magnolia lilliflora “Nigra” x Magnolia stellata“Rosea”
Hardy shrub or small tree. Impressive deep purple-red
flowers with 7-9 petals that resemble a tulip. Blooms
mid- to late-March and may have sporadic rebloom in
summer. Leaves are dark green and somewhat leathery
in appearance. This shrub will brighten any landscape
and is best used as a shrub border or specimen plant.
Grows 8'-10' high with a 10'spread. Full sun for best
flowering. Grows well in zones 4-7.