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Lily Tree

Magnolia denudata

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

7a

USDA zone

-18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

12m

Max

8m

Min

8m

20 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Lily Tree Overview

A spreading deciduous tree with obovate mid green leaves to 15cm. Cup-shaped, pure white flowers to 15cm are borne in spring before the leaves. From China. Fully hardy.

How to propagate Lily Tree

Cuttings

Propagate by semi-ripe cuttings in summer. Selected forms should be propagated by simple layering in autumn, semi-ripe cuttings in summer.

Seed

Seed, when ripe, in autumn.

Layering

Grafting

Grafting in winter.

Other uses of Lily Tree

Wall, ornamental fruit. Suitable for coastal conditions.