Saucer Magnolia, Tulip Tree
Magnolia x soulangeana 'Alexandrina'

Family: Magnoliaceae
Genus: Magnolia (mag-NO-lee-a) (Info)
Species: x soulangeana (soo-lan-jee-AH-nuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Alexandrina
Hybridized by Cels
Registered or introduced: 1831
Synonym:Magnolia soulangiana
Synonym:Magnolia soulangeana
Synonym:Magnolia x soulangiana

Category:

Trees

Height:

20-30 ft. (6-9 m)

Spacing:

15-20 ft. (4.7-6 m)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)

USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)

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

USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Rose/Mauve

Purple

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Late Winter/Early Spring

Mid Winter

Foliage:

Deciduous

Smooth-Textured

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Toxey, Alabama

Paradise, California

Tallahassee, Florida

Hawkinsville, Georgia

Louisville, Kentucky

Saint Louis, Missouri

Fort Mill, South Carolina

Knoxville, Tennessee

Dickinson, Texas

Chester, Virginia

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Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Positive

On Apr 7, 2008, sladeofsky from Louisville, KY (Zone 6b) wrote:

Introduced by Cels of Paris in 1831.