Magnolia (Magnolia kobus) in the Magnolias Database

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 25 to 30 feet
Plant Spread: 25 to 30 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Other: 3 inch long pods containing red seeds
Fruiting Time: Fall
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: White
Other: White, often tinged pink
Bloom Size: 3"-4"
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Flowering Tree
Wildlife Attractant: Birds
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Pollinators: Beetles

Blooms in April. Full sun.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Weird fruits on this tree by ajzcidelg Aug 19, 2019 9:28 AM 5
ID for tree in bloom by Hulio Apr 25, 2019 3:01 AM 4

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