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Cultural Details for Magnolia x 'Jane'

Common Name:
Jane Magnolia

Growth Rate:

Average Mature Height:

Average Mature Width:

Flower Details:
Reddish purple outside and white inside

Fruit Details:

Fall Color:

Bark Details:

Disease / Insect Problems or Resistance:
Foliage is often tattered and mildew ridden, a genetically inherited trait, from M. liliiflora. Also, tend to develop water sprout-like growths when stressed

Native Habitat:
Hybrid; between M. liliiflora ‘Nigra' and M. stellata ‘Rosea' or the reciprocal

Other Features:
They root easily from softwood cuttings.

Culture and Care:
Plants grow best in full sun to light shade; prefer loam soil with adequate moisture; tolerate poorly drained, heavy clay soils or dry areas.

This plant was blooming:
7/9/2010 - 8/13/2010
4/7/2010 - 4/19/2010

Plantings of this cultivar at Boone County Arboretum:
4570, 4580, 4590

    The information on this page may have come from one or more of the following sources:
  • Dirr, Michael. Manual of Woody Landscape Plants. Stipes Publishing. 1998.
  • Hightshoe, Gary L. Native Trees, Shrubs, and Vines for Urban and Rural America. John Wiley & Sons. 1988.
  • North Carolina Extension Plant Fact Sheets.
  • University of Connecticut Plant Database.