How do I care for southern magnolia trees?

Answer WateringWater the southern magnolia tree deeply and thoroughly whenever the soil begins to feel dry. Southern magnolias need 40-to-80 inches of water annually. They are not drought resistant, so ke... Read More »

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How to Prune Southern Magnolia Trees?

Southern magnolia trees are evergreens that grow to heights of up to 80 feet, according to The United States National Arboretum. Other distinguishing features of southern magnolia trees, according ... Read More »

How to Care for Greenback Southern Magnolia?

A fairly new cultivar to hit the backyard landscape, the Greenback Southern Magnolia reaches heights of 30 feet at maturity. Virtually pest free, the Greenback Southern Magnolia produces showy whit... Read More »

What Is a Southern Magnolia?

Magnolia grandiflora or southern magnolia is one of the South's most popular landscape trees, according to online plant resource Floridata. The southern magnolia flower is the state flower of both ... Read More »

What is the scientific name of a Southern magnolia?

The scientific name for the Southern magnolia (also known as bull bay) is Magnolia grandiflora L. The Southern magnolia is a perennial (active throughout the year) tree that belongs to the dicot gr... Read More »