• Sweetbay Magnolia


    Sweetbay Magnolia
    Magnolia virginiana

     The Sweet Bay Magnolia is a fast-growing multi-trunked tree or large shrub with great ornamental appeal. The Magnolia has a long blooming period so you’ll enjoy its flowers in spring, but sporadically throughout the summer as well.The three inch pure white flowers will draw you with their loveliness as much as with their fragrance, as they infuse your yard with a fresh lemony scent.Fall fruit appears as a two inch long green pod. You’ll enjoy watching its progress as its small red conglomerate of berry-like fruit slowly emerges.The five inch long oblong leaves are dark green, but the surface is shiny.
    The Sweet Bay Magnolia is an ornamental tree with a lot to offer. It would make a lovely addition to your landscape.Height: 20-35 feet Width:15-20 feet Zone: 5-9