DD Blanchard magnolia
Magnolia grandiflora 'D.D. Blanchard'
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.
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.
An excellent centerpiece/focal point in open yard to due its famous blooms.
50' at maturity
30' at maturity
Open-branched pyramidal form
broadleaf evergreen; dark green