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Order: Magnoliales
   Family: Magnoliaceae
            Genus: Magnolia
                        Specie: fraseri

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 40 ft (12 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained, humus-rich, acidic soil

Features: Bronze new leaves ageing to pale green; fragrant creamy white flowers spring?early summer

Uses: Woodland gardens Specimen tree Foliage contrast Flower contrast

Zones: 6?9

Description: From southeast USA, this broadly spreading, open-branched deciduous tree reaches 40 ft (12 m) in its moist mountain forest habitat. The young, thin, bronze foliage becomes pale green and is smooth on both sides. The late spring to early summer fragrant fl

Growth Habit: Broad spreading open-branched habit


Growth: Perennial, woody plant with a single stem (trunk), normally greater than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height; under certain environmental conditions, some tree species may develop a multi-stemmed or short growth form (less than 4 meters or 13 feet in

Duration: Perennial

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