Moonglow sweetbay magnolia
Magnolia virginiana 'Moonglow'
Lustrous, semi-evergreen magnolia with an open form that produces huge, fragrant, white flowers in summer. Leaves are dark green above and silvery-blue beneath.
Does well in wet and swampy solid and tolerates shade unlike most magnolias.
Ornamental, showy flowers.
35-40' at maturity
15-20' at maturity
Creamy white, fragrant, cup-shaped
Dark green glossy, broadly ovate.
Bark is brown to gray, thin, and smooth.
No serious diseases or insect issues.