Plant Catalog - MAGNOLIA G KAY PARRIS
MAGNOLIA G KAY PARRIS
Magnolia grandiflora 'Kay Parris'
Kay Parris Southern Magnolia
An evergreen tree with a compact, oval form. Broad leaves are dark green and super glossy with fuzzy, rusty-brown undersides. In summer, fragrant flowers emerge from velvety buds. Flowers are large, white, and cup-shaped. Seedy, cone-like fruits mature in fall. Attracts birds.
USDA zones: 7 - 9
Sunset zones: 4 - 12, 14 - 24; H1, H2
Mature size: 15 - 35 feet high and 10 feet wide
Light needs: full sun
Water needs: moderate to regular water