Skip to main content
A picture of a Northern Japanese Magnolia

Northern Japanese Magnolia

Magnolia kobus

Also known as

Kobus Magnolia

Magnolia kobus borealis2 by [1] (CC-BY-SA-3.0)

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

12m

Max

8m

12m

Min

4m

50 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a strong fragrance

More images of Northern Japanese Magnolia

A photo of Northern Japanese Magnolia
A photo of Northern Japanese Magnolia
A photo of Northern Japanese Magnolia
A photo of Northern Japanese Magnolia

Northern Japanese Magnolia Overview

This species is a deciduous tree, capable of growing to over 12m high and 8m wide. Produces obovate foliage and scented white flowers. Flowers have 6 petals and are followed by pink fruits which contain red seeds.

How to propagate Northern Japanese Magnolia

Cuttings

You can propagate from cuttings in summer or seed in autumn.

Seed

Grafting

By grafting in winter.

Other uses of Northern Japanese Magnolia

Specimen

Magnolia

A photo of Magnolia

Magnolia

Magnolia spp.

Explore all