• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Pyramidal habit to 16 ft. tall, 11 ft. wide; 25 to 35 ft.t all with age.
    Key Feature:
    Spring Flowering
    Blooms:
    Early spring
    Landscape Uses:
  • Detail
    Plant type:Magnolia, Tree
    Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Pyramidal habit to 16 ft. tall, 11 ft. wide; 25 to 35 ft.t all with age.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Early spring
    Flower color:Yellow
  • Care
    Care Information
    Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.
  • History & Lore
    History:
    Hybridized by Phil Savage; M acuminata 'fertile Myrtle' x M. denudata 'Sawada's Cream'.