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Large - Flowered Magnolia

Magnolia grandiflora

Also known as

Southern Magnolia, Laurel Magnolia

Magnolia grandiflora flower by see here (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

12m

Min

8m

50 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a strong fragrance

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Large - Flowered Magnolia Overview

Magnolia grandiflora is a large evergreen shrub or tree species from the Magnoliaceae family, commonly known by many names including Bull Bay, Southern Magnolia and Great Laurel-Leaved Magnolia. Originating from Southeastern USA, this plant produces glossy green leaves and cup-shaped, creamy-white, scented flowers up to 25cm in diameter. It has a rounded, bushy habit.

Common problems with Large - Flowered Magnolia

How to propagate Large - Flowered Magnolia

Seed

Layering

Cuttings

Special features of Large - Flowered Magnolia

Attracts bees

Attractive flowers

Attractive leaves

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