This stunning Magnolia has an upright habit when young and a rounded canopy when mature.
In late winter to early spring it is covered with masses of large, scented flowers
These flowers have a cup-and-saucer shape, with the outer petals opening out to form the saucer and the inner petals remaining more or less closed in a loose cup.
They are white, flushed with dark rosy pink-red at the base.
It is capable of growing at least 4 metres.