What Is a Southern Magnolia?

Answer 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 »

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The Habitat of the Southern Magnolia?

The southern magnolia has many names: the evergreen magnolia, large-flower magnolia, bull-bay and big-laurel. It has big aromatic white flowers with bright purple stamens and evergreen leaves. Its ... 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 »

Southern Magnolia Varieties?

The Southern Magnolia tree, Magnolia grandiflora, is a large, evergreen tree that grows best in the rich, moist, acidic soils of the southeastern United States. The most commonly grown varieties ha... 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 »