Sweetbay Magnolia Tree

Status: In stock - pre-order for spring

Ships: Feb 1 to April 1 (Depending on climate)

Mature Height: 15 to 20 ft.

Mature Spread: 8 to 12 ft.

Proper Name: Magnolia virginiana

Collections: Featured, Flowering Trees, Magnolia, Native, Ornamental Trees

Product type: Ornamental Trees

Tags: Bloom Spring, Flower (White), Large Blooms, Native, North American


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This elegantly shaped flowering tree is a great choice for a specimen or patio tree. Sweetbay magnolia trees feature creamy white spring and summer flowers with a sweet, lemony fragrance and leaves that flutter in the slightest breeze to flash their silvery undersides. The fruiting cones consist of a group of pinkish-colored fruit that burst open to release the seeds when ripe.

Bloom Color:White
Bloom Period:Late spring
Fall Color:Yellow/orange
Foliage Color:Green
Genus & Species:Magnolia virginiana
Growth Rate:Moderate
Mature Height:15 to 20 ft.
Mature Spread:8 to 12 ft.
Soil Type:Adaptable to many soil conditions
Sun Exposure:Full sun, partial sun
Zone:5 to 9

General care for any tree or shrub is easy, please educate yourself and follow these simple rules.