Also called Chinese Magnolia, this species is grown throughout the United States for its spectacular floral display in the spring. Trees are multi-stemmed and grow up to 9 m tall. Flowers vary in color from white to pink to purple and emerge on branches before the leaves appear.
- Planted as an ornamental, growing in full sun to part shade.
- Growth Habit:
- Deciduous, multi-stemmed shrub or tree, growing up to 9 m tall.
- Bloom Time:
- Early spring.
- Presence in US:
- DC MD NY OH PA