PlantsMagnoliasMagnolia 'Judy Zuk'

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 20 to 30 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Other: Upward facing, bright golden-yellow, flushing to apricot-pink at the base.
Bloom Size: 6"-12"
Flower Time: Spring
Uses: Shade Tree
Flowering Tree
Wildlife Attractant: Bees

Judy Zuk survived the freeze

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Date: 2021-04-13Judy Zuk survived the freeze
By Mieko2
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Date: 2016-04-04
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Date: 2016-04-04
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Location: Scott Arboretum, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PADate: 2016-04-30
By csandt
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Photo courtesy of Singing Tree Gardens Nursery
By Joy
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Signs of Spring 2021 by SoCalGardenNut May 13, 2021 10:28 PM 537
Signs of Spring 2020 by Mieko2 Jul 8, 2020 5:48 PM 549

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