Bigleaf Magnolia (Magnolia macrophylla)

Bigleaf Magnolia  (Magnolia macrophylla)

Bigleaf Magnolia (Magnolia macrophylla)

Bigleaf magnolia has huge leaves that are 12 to 36 inches long. The flowers are creamy white and up to a foot across. Flowers are borne in summer and have a pleasant fragrance. The inner three petals have purple stains near their base. Fruit is round to egg-shaped, rose-colored and about 3 inches long. Fruit is persistent and attracts birds. It can be grown in full sun or part shade. It prefers well-drained sand or loam and slightly alkaline to acidic soil. The tree is moderately tolerant of drought tolerant.
Hardy in zones 5 - 8
 

$30.00