Dr. Merrill Magnolia

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Quick Overview

Dr. Merrill Magnolia is bathed in stunning fragrant white star-shaped flowers with yellow eyes at the ends of the branches in mid spring before the leaves. It has dark green foliage throughout the season. The pointy leaves turn coppery bronze in fall. The fruits are pink pods displayed from early to mid-Fall. Dr. Merrill Magnolia is a wonderful hybrid magnolia selection, known for its early spring bloom in froths of fragrant white flowers and picturesque habit of growth. This tree is fast growing, very hardy, and flowers from a young age.

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Quick Overview

Why it rocks:

Dr. Merrill Magnolia is bathed in stunning fragrant white star-shaped flowers with yellow eyes at the ends of the branches in mid spring before the leaves. It has dark green foliage throughout the season. The pointy leaves turn coppery bronze in fall. The fruits are pink pods displayed from early to mid-Fall. Dr. Merrill Magnolia is a wonderful hybrid magnolia selection, known for its early spring bloom in froths of fragrant white flowers and picturesque habit of growth. This tree is fast growing, very hardy, and flowers from a young age.

Where to put it:

Dr. Merrill Magnolia is an excellent feature accent tree. Because of its smaller size and shrub-like form, Dr. Merrill Magnolia is commonly used in the front or back landscape to provide accent or anchoring, or around a deck or patio to provide screening. This tree should be planted at least 10ft away from buildings. This is a clump tree, so keep in mind that it will block the view of anything you put it in front of.

What it needs:

Dr. Merrill Magnolia is an extremely tolerant tree which can grow in almost any conditions.

Specs

Specs
Botanical Name Magnolia x loebneri ‘Merrill’
Hardiness Zone 4
Tree Type Ornamental & Flowering
Size Range Small Tree (15-25 feet)
Mature Height 25'
Mature Spread 25'
Shape Round
Foliage Color Dark Green
Fall Color Yellow/Gold, Brown/Copper
Flower Color White
Decorative Fruit None
Landscape Uses Privacy/Screening, Ornamental/Flowering
Growth Rate Moderate
Plant Tolerance Very Adaptable