Zones: 5-9 Foliage: Ovate, medium green Flower: White, fragrant, star-shaped flowers, blushed with pink bloom in spring before leaves emerge A beautiful magnolia with fragrant star-shaped flowers in spring. The flowers are white with a pink flush at the base. Magnolia × loebneri Kache is a hybrid of two Magnolia species, the Japanese Magnolia kobus and M. stellata. The fragrant flowers appear in early spring on bare stems before the foliage emerges. Join now. Its relatively coarse texture can be used to stand it apart from other landscape plants with finer foliage. This is a relatively low maintenance tree, and should only be pruned after flowering to avoid removing any of the current season's flowers. Ballerina Magnolia . The loebneri magnolias are more vigorous and larger growing than the “Stellata”cultivars. flowers have numerous pure white petals that are pale pink at the base. Magnolia × loebneri, Ballerina Ballerina is a deciduous small growing tree typically growing to 4mt tall with a rounded crown. crossed by Garteninspektor Max Löbner of Pillnitz, Germany, shortly before World War I; it first flowered in 1917. One of the benefits of a smaller magnolia is being able to get up close and inspect the blooms, especially when they are scented. Magnolia x loebneri ‘Ballerina’ Plant Type: Deciduous broadleaf small tree Habit: Upright, multi-trunked with rounded crown Mature Size: 15’-20’ tall 15’-20’ wide Growth Rate: Slow . Ballerina Loebner's magnolia (Magnolia x loebneri 'Ballerina'): 15 to 20 feet high and wide; rounded form; blooms early to mid-April. It is more often grown in a multi-trunked form that as a single trunk tree. It is capable of growing more than 4 metres, forming a large shrub or a small tree. Ballerina Magnolia flowers Photo courtesy of NetPS Plant Finder Ballerina Magnolia Magnolia x loebneri 'Ballerina' Height: 20 feet Spread: 15 feet Sunlight: Hardiness Zone: 4a Description: A beautiful hybrid magnolia, known for its early spring bloom in froths of large white and highly fragrant many-petaled flowers with pink centers and picturesque They appear on the bare branches. Magnolia × loebneri 'Ballerina' Sold by 1 nurseries. Ballerina Magnolia is a deciduous tree with a distinctive and refined pyramidal form. Join the RHS today and get 12 months for the price of 9. Description. Profuse-flowering and perfumed M. × loebneri ‘Leonard Messel’ AGM (pictured) has delicate light pink flowers which open before the leaves. Zones 4 …