Plant Catalog - MAGNOLIA DENUDATA
Magnolia denudata, M. hepapeta
A deciduous tree with a pyramidal, semi-irregular form. Leaves are broad and dark green. In spring, fragrant flowers cover the branches before leaf-out. Flowers are large, cup shaped, and white, sometimes with purple-tinged bases. Seedy, cone-like fruits follow. Attracts birds.
USDA zones: 6 - 9
Sunset zones: 3b - 9, 14 - 24
Mature size: 30 - 40 feet high and wide
Light needs: full sun
Water needs: moderate to regular water