Cylindrical Magnolia
Magnolia cylindrica

Family: Magnoliaceae
Genus: Magnolia (mag-NO-lee-a) (Info)
Species: cylindrica (sil-IN-dree-kuh) (Info)

Category:

Trees

Foliage Color:

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Bloom Characteristics:

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Water Requirements:

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Where to Grow:

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Height:

20-30 ft. (6-9 m)

Spacing:

15-20 ft. (4.7-6 m)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

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Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Mid Spring

Foliage:

Deciduous

Smooth-Textured

Other details:

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Soil pH requirements:

4.6 to 5.0 (highly acidic)

5.1 to 5.5 (strongly acidic)

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

From woody stem cuttings

Scarify seed before sowing

Seed Collecting:

Remove fleshy coating on seeds before storing

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Jul 1, 2012, BajaBlue from Rancho Santa Rita, TX (Zone 8a) wrote:

Magnolia cylindrica, or the Huangshan magnolia (named for Mount Huang, where it can be found naturally), is a species of plant in the Magnoliaceae family. It is endemic to China.

It is threatened by habitat loss.

Habit: Deciduous
Growth Rate: Moderate
Site Requirements: Sun; moist, well drained soil
Texture: Medium
Form: Rounded
Height: 20 to 30' Width: 8 to 15'
Leaf: 4 to 6" alternate, simple, dark glossy green leaves; pubescent underneath

Flower/Fruit: Cylindrical 3" white flowers in late spring to early summer; pinkish filaments; 2 to 3" fruit with red seeds. Smooth gray bark. It is a deciduous shrub or small tree with thin lanceolate dark green leaves. The Magnolia cylindrica gro... read more