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Southern Magnolia
Magnolia 'Southern'
Magnolia 'Southern'

Magnolia 'Southern'

Regular price $55.96 Sale price$39.95 Save $16.01

  • This Magnolia 'Southern' ships in a 1 Gallon Trade Pot

The Magnolia grandiflora - Southern Magnolia - is more prevalent in the South – and is the state tree of Mississippi and Louisiana – its zone 6 planting range means it can grow in many northern areas, even as far north as parts of Maine, Michigan, and Washington.

As an ornamental tree, it is beloved for its year-round foliage and delightful, large, late-spring flowers. It produces creamy white flowers, sometimes up to 12” in diameter, with a rich fragrance which open and close with the rise and fall of the sun for 2-3 days. Blooms May through June, with some blossoms throughout the summer months.

Full sun to partial sun.

Attracts birds, bees and butterflies.

Moderate drought tolerance once established.

Native to North America

White flowers, fragrant

Pet safe, non-toxic

Additional features: Fragrant, Attracts Pollinators, Native, Pet Safe, Deer Resistant, Disease Resistant, and Drought Tolerant

This southern magnolia ships established in a 1 gallon trade pot

Size: Mature size can reach up tp 80'ft in height and 40'ft in width

Light: Prefers full sun to partial shade

Hardiness Zone: 6 - 10

Native to North America

Characteristics: Is an evergreen that keeps most but not ALL its leaves year round. Used as a flowering and ornamental tree. Growth is slow to moderate

Soil, Water: Moist but well-drained soil while establishing themselves, however are very drought tolerant when established.

*We cannot send plants to Alaska or Hawaii.

*Plants ship dormant in winter months.

*Pictures shown are of mature plants.

Best to plant in early spring.

Mulch ground and water regularly for the first year of planting.


Provide shelter from harsh winds and late frosts to avoid bud damage.

Prune during growing season after blooming period.

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Hardiness zone for this plant: 6 - 10

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Magnolia 'Southern'

Native to the Southeastern United States, the Southern Magnolia has long lived in the hearts of its admirers and wildlife creatures. These long living evergreens provide food and shelter for a multitude of native birds and small mammals as well as pollinators. Former President Andrew Jackson loved his Southern Magnolia so much he had his own tree transplanted from his home in Nashville, Tennessee in memory of his beloved wife.

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