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Butterflies Magnolia

Magnolia x 'Butterflies'

Interesting Flower

Characteristics:
This magnolia is noted for its non-fading yellow flowers, late vegetative growth, compact pyramidal form and hardiness to both heat and cold.

Growing Conditions:
Best grown in moist, organically rich, well-drained loams in full sun to part shade.

Uses:
Ornamental, showy flowers. Considered disease resistant.

Height:
20' at maturity

Width:
15' at maturity

Shape:
Compact, oval form

Flowers:
Yellow cup to star-shaped flowers (3-4

Leaves:
Dark green leaves up to 8

Bark:
Brown to gray-brown and smooth when young. Matures to bark that resembles scales.

Cross between M. acuminata (seed parent) and M. denudata (pollen parent).