Magnolia grandiflora (Southern Magnolia, Evergreen Magnolia, Bull Bay) is a majestic evergreen tree. It features large, glossy, leathery leaves with a deep green upper surface and a rust-colored, fuzzy underside.
The tree produces stunning, fragrant, white flowers with a waxy texture, blooming in late spring to early summer. The flowers can be as large as 8 to 12 inches (20 to 30 cm) in diameter.
Southern Magnolia is known for its symmetrical, pyramidal or conical shape and can reach heights of 60 to 80 feet (18 to 24 meters). It is a popular ornamental tree in landscaping due to its impressive foliage and beautiful, aromatic blooms.
Botanical Name : Magnolia grandiflora
Common Name : Southern Magnolia, Evergreen Magnolia, Bull Bay
Height : 60-80 ft
Spread : 20-30 ft
Germination Info : Seed requires 90-120 days cold moist stratification
Hardiness zone : 6+
Average seed per ounce : Approx. 180