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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 50 ft (15 m)

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

Features: Large oval leaves; broad, cup-shaped, creamy yellow flowers in summer

Uses: Woodland tree Tree for large landscapes Parks Shade tree Foliage tree

Zones: 4?8

Description: From moist forests of southeast USA this is a deciduous broadly columnar tree reaching 50 ft (15 m). Its oval leaves are very large and thin textured with a glaucous and downy reverse. The broadly cup-shaped creamy yellow flowers are held upright in early

Growth Habit: Broad columnar 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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