Magnolia virginiana – Sweetbay Magnolia

Sweetbay Magnolia tree
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Sweetbay Magnolia 2
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  • Sweetbay Magnolia tree
  • Sweetbay Magnolia 2

Medium-sized, multi-trunked tree. Flowers appear in late spring or early summer which means they are far less prone to the frost damage that affects some Magnolias. Wonderful contrast between dark green top of leaves of silver-green underside – leaves shimmer in a breeze.

Height: 20 ft
Spread: 15 ft
Shape: Oval, Round
Flower: White
Foliage: Green
Fall Color: Evergreen
Species: Magnolia - Magnolia
Hardiness Zone: 5