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Keyword:

MAGNOLIA SOULANGEANA

MAGNOLIA

Photo: Biotehnical Centre Naklo
Use/Puropose:
Cemetery/Graves, Solitaire, Plants for decorating  
Family Name:
Magnoliaceae (magnolijevke)  
Plant group:
Deciduous (blooming) shrubs  

Botanical characteristics

Native country:
Asia  
Fruits:
Infructescence on a strong central axis, often slightly curved, apical scales increased with brown hair , seeds shiny, bright red.  
Leaves:
The elliptical leaves, large, simple.  
Roots:
The shallow roots.  
Flowers:
It blooms profusely before its leaves unfold. It has the characteristic shape of a tulip . Buds large , egg-shaped , white inside , outside purple red.  
Habitat:
A deciduous blooming bush or tree, thick and dense, up to 6 metres high.  
Reproduction:
Sowing, cuttings, layers, vaccinations.  
Stem:
The bark is grey and smooth, thick and cracked at the age in the tiles.  
Bloom period:
April, May  

Climate conditions

Ground-water:
Neutral  
Location:
Neutral  
Ground-Ph:
Neutral  
Hardiness Zone:
H2   Zone Map

Specific features

It is not resistant to frost, slow growth, it blooms like a small tree.

Decorative useful value

Its decorative value is in the flowers and buds.