|Magnolia x loebneri 'Leonard Messel' on 10 March, 2017
|Grown here in a partly shady location, more flowers can be expected in a sunnier spot.
|In addition to being so beautiful, the flowers can smell great (more so on a warm day).
The low for Saturday the 11th was 21°F.
By Saturday afternoon, the overall plant didn't look too different, but closer inspection revealed the tender nature of the flowers:
|There's always next year.