1606 N 600 Rd, Baldwin City, 66006
785.594.2966

sweet bay magnolia

Magnolia virginiana

Native to the southeastern US and north along the Atlantic coast to New York. In the northern part of its cultivated growing range, it typically grows 15–20’ tall tree with a spreading, rounded crown. It has no serious insect or disease problems, tolerates clay soil, wet soil, air pollution, and prefers sun to partial shade. Hardy to zone 5.