Magnolia virginiana 'Jim Wilson' PP12,065 (multi-stem) Sold Out For Spring 2021

Moonglow® Sweetbay Magnolia

Category: Deciduous, Flowering | Size: Medium , Narrow | Hardiness Zones: 5 , 6 , 7 , 8 , 9 , 10 | Growth Rate: Fast | Adaptability: Wet Soil Tolerant
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Moonglow® Sweetbay Magnolia can be used to provide excellent clonal uniformity in your Sweetbay plantings. An introduction from Earl Cully; the patented name (Magnolia virginiana Jim Wilson) is in honor of southern plantsman Jim Wilson. Cully reports that the parent tree survived -33 with no damage. Tardily deciduous in Western Illinois.

Category: Medium flowering tree; deciduous to semi-evergreen
Hardiness: 5 to 10
Foliage: Medium green upper; distinct silver underside
Flower: Moonglow® Sweetbay Magnolia has small, pure white, fragrant flowers
Bark: Smooth, light gray
Texture: Medium
Shape: Oval
Mature Size: 35' tall by 15' wide
Growth Rate: Fast
Adaptability: Acid soils a must for Magnolia virginiana Jim Wilson; thrives in wet situations from wet feet to periodic flooding to swampy sites; grows well in soils with average moisture
Native Habitat: Native to Southeastern US