Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
Soil: Well drained, fertile soils.
Flowering Period: March - April.
Flower Colour: Pink and white
Rate of Growth: Moderate.
Habit: Magnolia x soulangeana 'Lennei' grows to be a small branching tree with a somewhat rounded crown once established.
Height: 6 m (20 ft) / [up to 3 m (10 ft) in ten years]
Spread: 6 m (20 ft) / [2.5 m (8 ft) in ten years]
Notes: We have found that although hardy, Magnolia x soulangeana 'Lennei' 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.