Magnolia 'Caerhays Belle'
Caerhays Belle Magnolia
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon:
- Deciduous tree, to 30-40 ft (9-12 m) tall. Flowers are large, 25-30 cm wide, nodding, clear, rich pink, of about 12 tepals (petals). Seed cones considered very ornamental.
- Sun or part shade; fast growing.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 6 Developed in at Caerhays Castle, Cornmall, England, from a cross of M. sargentiana var. robusta × M. sprenger ‘Diva’ It first flowered in 1965 and introduced into North America in 1972.