Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - Mature Height - 30-40'Mature Width - 35'Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - White, slightly fragrant, 4" across or less, 6 petals, with a faint purple line at the base outsideFruit - Elongated aggregate of follicles, 1" to 3" long with showy red seeds, attracts birdsLeaf - Alternate leaf arrangement 3" to 6" long, obovate, entire leaf margins, and pointed apex. Leaves dark green with glabrous underside.Fall Color - Does not develop good fall color, although leaves die off yellow to golden brownBark - Other Features - Does not flower well when young and may take as long as 30 years to reach full flowering potential.Possible Use - Specimen or patio tree.Season Of Interest - Spring
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Excellent for all types of soil, including limestone. Full sun to partial shade, transplant from container prune after flowering,prefers rich, well-drained soilNative Habitat - Native to Japan. Introduced 1865Diseases and Insects - ScaleStrength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Magnolia.- Other plants of the family Magnoliaceae.- Other plants of the genus Magnolia.- Other plants of the species Magnolia kobus.