Aphrodite Magnolia is a compact, upright, deciduous tree with elliptic, dark green leaves. The plant can reach about 4 m in height and about 3 m in width. It has upright, cup-shaped, reddish-purple to magenta flowers blooming in early or mid-spring before the leaves emerge.
Full sun to part shade lover. Best grown in consistently moist, slightly acidic, well-drained soils.