Magnolia
Magnolia 'Randy'

Family: Magnoliaceae
Genus: Magnolia (mag-NO-lee-a) (Info)
Cultivar: Randy
Additional cultivar information:(Eight Girls Hybrid Series)
Hybridized by deVos & Kosar

Category:

Shrubs

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

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Water Requirements:

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Where to Grow:

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Height:

8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

Spacing:

10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 3a: to -39.9 C (-40 F)

USDA Zone 3b: to -37.2 C (-35 F)

USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)

USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Red

Scarlet (Dark Red)

Bloom Time:

Mid Spring

Foliage:

Deciduous

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

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Seed Collecting:

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Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Escondido, California

San Anselmo, California

Shawnee Mission, Kansas

Lindstrom, Minnesota

Gardeners' Notes:

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positive
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RatingContent
Neutral

On Mar 24, 2007, berrygirl from Braselton, GA (Zone 7b) wrote:

"The Girl Magnolias"

Botanical Name: Magnolia (liliflora 'Nigra' x stellata 'Rosea')
'Ann' (NA 28344; PI 326570)
'Betty' (NA 28348; PI 326574)
'Judy' (NA 28345; PI 326571)
'Randy' (NA 28346; PI 326572)
'Ricki' (NA 28347; PI 326573)
'Susan' (NA 28350; PI 326575)
Magnolia (liliflora 'Reflorescens' x stellata 'Waterlily')
'Jane' (NA 28349; PI 326576)
Magnolia (liliflora 'Reflorescens' x stellata 'Rosea')
'Pinkie' (NA 28351; PI 326577)
Family: Magnoliaceae
Hardiness: U.S.D.A. Zones 3 - 8
Development: ''The Girl Magnolias'' are selections resulting from controlled pollinations of Magnolia liliflora 'Nigra' by M. stellata 'Rosea'; M. liliflora 'Reflorescens' by M. ... read more

Positive

On Jan 7, 2005, kms4me2 from Lindstrom, MN wrote:

Not a rapid grower here but produces large fragrant flowers later than other magnolias. Has bloomed the last four out of five years. Very tolerant of semi-shade.