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Kobus magnolia

Magnolia kobus

Interesting Flower

Characteristics:
A dense and spreading tree with lovely, large blossoms in early spring.

Growing Conditions:
Best grown in moist, organically rich, well-drained soils in full sun to part shade. Best sited in a location protected from high winds, but generally avoid southern exposures in full sun where the buds may be induced to open too early in late winter.

Uses:

Height:
30-40' at maturity

Width:
35' at maturity

Shape:
Multi-stemmed

Flowers:
Slightly fragrant, often pink-tinged, white flowers opening before the foliage emerges.

Leaves:
Aromatic, dark green leaves

Bark:
Older bark is gray-brown

Native to Japan. Abundant flowering may take years.