Magnolia tripetala

Umbrella Magnolia

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Tree
Growth Rate - Reasonably vigorous in an understory setting
Mature Height - 15-30'
Mature Width - 15-20'
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - 6-9 tepaled flowers are 6-10" across, creamy white, unpleasantly fragrant, May- early June
Fruit - Elongated, cone-shaped, 4" long, rosy red fruits mature Sept-Oct
Leaf -
Fall Color -
Bark -
Other Features - Difficult to utilize in the home landscape because of cumbersome characteristics.
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Grows in deep, moist, woodsy soil
Native Habitat - Introduced 1752. Range from S. Pennsylvania to N. Georgia and Alabama and west to Central Kentucky and SW Arkansas
Diseases and Insects -
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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 tripetala.