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Sweetbay Magnolia

Magnolia virginiana

Sweetbay Magnolia

Plant Description

Creamy white and lemon scented flowers. The trees will continue to sporadically produce a few flowers at a time into September. Most leaves drop during the winter with a few remaining on the plant green or tan in color.

Care Instructions

Prune in the fall to thin branching.

Plant Type: Deciduous Flowering Tree

Height: 20'

Flower Color: Creamy white flowers

Foliage: Bronze-tan in winter

Location: Sun

Spread: 20'

Bloom Period: beginning in June

Shape: Upright Spreading

Growth Rate: Moderately Fast

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