Magnolia x 'Ricki'
Series: Little Girl
More About Magnolia x 'Ricki'
- Large, fragrant, cup-shaped reddish-purple buds open to red-purple blooms
- Dark green foliage turns yellow to bronze in the fall
- Strong, upright habit
- Bloom Time: April to May
Part of the "Little Girl" Series of hybrid magnolia developed in the 1950's.
Ricki Magnolia Growing and Maintenance Tips
Magnolia grow best in a moist, organically rich, well-drained loam, in full sun to partial shade. Avoid southern exposures where the buds may be induced to open too early in late winter.
Magnolia x 'Ricki' Characteristics
Soil MoistureMoist to Average
Average to Dry Soils
Flowering TimeEarly Spring