Plant Catalog - MAGNOLIA BRACKENS BROWN BEAUTY
MAGNOLIA BRACKENS BROWN BEAUTY
Magnolia grandiflora 'Bracken's Brown Beauty'
Bracken's Brown Beauty Southern Magnolia
An evergreen tree with a compact, oval-pyramidal form. Broad leaves are dark green and glossy with fuzzy, brown undersides. In late spring, fragrant flowers emerge from velvety buds. Flowers are large, white, and cup-shaped. Seedy, cone-like fruits mature in fall. Attracts birds. More cold hardy than the species.
USDA zones: 6 - 9
Sunset zones: 4 - 12, 14 - 24; H1, H2
Mature size: 20 - 30 feet high and 15 - 25 feet wide
Light needs: full sun
Water needs: moderate to regular water