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DD Blanchard magnolia

Magnolia grandiflora 'D.D. Blanchard'

Interesting Flower

Characteristics:
A magnificent evergreen tree with large, glossy dark green leaves with attractive, rusty-brown undersides. Open-branched pyramidal form makes an excellent shade tree. Huge cup-shaped flowers.

Growing Conditions:
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Somewhat drought tolerant.

Uses:
An excellent centerpiece/focal point in open yard to due its famous blooms.

Height:
50' at maturity

Width:
30' at maturity

Shape:
Open-branched pyramidal form

Flowers:
creamy white

Leaves:
broadleaf evergreen; dark green

Bark:
smooth