Pink Magnolia: Gorgeous!

My pink magnolia is blooming in this beautiful weather, and it is gorgeous! This beauty is an “Ann” variety, hardy to zone 4….

The bright pink magnolia is in my back yard, while the white star magnolia I posted pictures of a few weeks ago is in a more protected (from north winds) area in my front yard. I can get away with zone 5 plants there. In case you missed how spectacular it was, this is what it looked like…

magnolia blossom

Both of these varieties bloom before their leaves appear, a unique and striking feature of magnolia trees.