Magnolia Trees
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Magnolia tree

Zone Indiana, Pennsylvania 15701 | lindafeulmer added on August 2, 2017 | Answered

Why would my magnolia tree have purple blooms this year---last year they were white & smelled great?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on August 12, 2017

If you are growing a Magnolia Stellata this is common.
There is natural variation within the flower color, which varies from white to rich pink; the hue of pink magnolias also changes from year to year, depending on day and night air temperatures prior to and during flowering.

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