Egg Magnolia
Talauma candollei

Family: Magnoliaceae
Genus: Talauma (ta-LAU-ma) (Info)
Species: candollei

Category:

Trees

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Flowers are fragrant

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Height:

8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

Spacing:

8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Light Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Pale Yellow

Bloom Time:

Blooms all year

Foliage:

Evergreen

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

By grafting

By air layering

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Gardeners' Notes:

1
positive
0
neutrals
0
negatives
RatingContent
Positive

On Mar 1, 2008, Razaak from Hyderabad
India wrote:

Flower is highly fragrant, can be felt at a distance of 50 feet.
Fragrance remains only for 2-3 hours from 8 A.M to 11 A.M
If plucked early and kept in a closed room, room will be filled with its fragrance for 5 -6 hours.
We identify it as Magnolia Mutabilis in India.