Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
Soil: Well drained, fertile soils.
Flowering Period: April - May.
Rate of Growth: Slow to moderate.
Habit: Medium sized or eventually large shrub with an upright habit initially and rounded once mature.
Height: 3 m (10 ft)
Spread: 3 m (10 ft)
Notes: This Magnolia can be grown well in a large container or pot if required. A specimen of Magnolia x 'Ricki', planted in the woodland garden surrounding our nursery had reached a height of 1.5 m and a spread of 0.75 m after 6 years.