Magnolia 'Butterflies' in the Magnolias Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9a
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruiting Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP7,456 (1991)
Parentage: Magnolia acuminata x Magnolia denudata

Butterflies Magnolia 005

ATP Podcast #12: Gardening for Birds, Bees, and ButterfliesATP Podcast #12: Gardening for Birds, Bees, and Butterflies
April 3, 2013

Join us for an exciting episode where we talk all about birds, hummingbirds, butterflies and bees. We discuss how to attract and take care of these wonderful creatures, including what plants to grow. We also include a collection of tips and ideas for your flying friends.

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