Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
Soil: Well drained, fertile soils.
Hardiness: Reasonably hardy. Magnolia x 'Elizabeth' appreciates shelter from strong winds.
Flowering Period: April - May.
Rate of Growth: Moderate.
Habit: Small tree with a conical, upright habit.
Height: 8 m (26 ft)
Spread: 8 m (26 ft)
Notes: We have found that although hardy, Magnolia x 'Elizabeth' is best planted in an area which does not receive early morning sunlight in spring, as this combined with a frost can cause damage to the flowers.