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Today's bloom is Southern Magnolia (Magnolia grandiflora)

Bloom of the Day for August 18th, 2009:

Type of plant: Trees

Bloom color: White/Near White

Bloom time of year: Mid Summer

Sun requirements: Sun to Partial Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 6a to Zone 10b

Height: over 40 ft. (12 m)

Spacing: 30-40 ft. (9-12 m)

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plantladylin wrote:
Beautiful photo of a lovely Magnolia bloom!

angele wrote:
Gorgeous flower, the colors are amazing - the perfect creamy whites against the other rich colors you captured it perfectly

dave wrote:
Love love love it! There is no tree in the world that comes close to the majesty, beauty and fragrance of the Southern Magnolia. It's one of my favorites of all time. This photo perfectly captures it.

RachelLF wrote:
The Southern Magnolia is all majestic in my eye's and that picture capture's it extremely well. Loved it. Rachel