Sweetbay Magnolia (Magnolia virginiana 'Willowleaf Bay') in the Magnolias Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Leaves: Evergreen
Semi-evergreen
Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Summer
Uses: Flowering Tree
Pollinators: Beetles

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