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Magnolia liliiflora

Classification

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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 12 ft (3.5 m)

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

Features: Oval bright green leaves; waxy flowers, lilac-purple inside, white outside in spring

Uses: Woodland gardens Specimen plant Foliage contrast Flower contrast

Zones: 5?9

Description: From central China, this is a small deciduous tree or large shrub to 12 ft (3.5 m) with a similar spread, often forming a dense thicket as it layers. The oval bright green leaves are paler and downy on the reverse and the buds are slender, silvery and hai

Growth Habit: Branching habit

Comments: Cultivars with different flower colors available













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