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CAMPBELL'S MAGNOLIA
Magnolia campbellii

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Photo Locations: Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens - Fort Bragg, CA, UC Berkeley Botanic Garden - Berkeley, CA and Strybing Arboretum - San Francisco, CA

General Notes

Blooms approximately 10-20 years after planting. Grafted trees are earlier bloomers. Can grow to 80 or 90 feet in good conditions.

Has fragrant Flower.

Native to Himalaya.

Family: Magnoliaceae

Additional Common Names

CAMPBELL'S MAGNOLIA, Pink Tulip Tree

Tree Characteristics

Erect or Spreading and requires ample growing space.

Conical, Oval or Rounded Shape.

Has Deciduous foliage.

Height: 40 - 50 feet.

Width: 30 - 40 feet.

Growth Rate: 24 Inches per Year.

Longevity 50 to 150 years.

Leaves Ovate, Medium Green, Bronze or Gold, Deciduous.

Flowers Showy. Fragrant Pink, Rose or White. Flowers in Spring. Has perfect flowers (male and female parts in each flower).

Brown Follicle, Very Large (Over 3.00 inches), fruiting in Summer or Fall.

Shading Capacity Rated as Moderately Dense in Leaf.

Shading Capacity Rated as Moderate out of Leaf.

Litter Issue is Dry Fruit.

Tree Site Conditions & Constraints

Sunset Zones 4 - 9 and 14 - 21.

USDA Hardiness Zones 7 - 9.

Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade.

Moist Soil.

Loam or Sand Texture.

Highly Acidic to Neutral Soil pH.

Seaside Tolerance is Good to Medium in Mild Zone.

Pests & Disease Information

Susceptible to Aphids, Scales and Spider Mites.

Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns

Branch Strength Rated as Medium.

Root Damage Potential Rated as Moderate.

None Known Health Hazard.

Attracts Birds.

Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Magnolia campbellii Tree Record." 1995-2017. Dec 16, 2017.
< http://selectree.calpoly.edu/tree-detail/magnolia-campbellii >

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