SelecTree: Tree Detail
Photo Locations: Strybing Arboretum - San Francisco, CA and Huntington Botanical Gardens - San Marino, CA
Utility friendly tree.
Rare tree in California.
Has fragrant Flower.
Native to Himalaya.
Erect or Spreading with a Low Canopy.
Has Evergreen foliage.
Height: 25 feet.
Width: 20 feet.
Growth Rate: 24 Inches per Year.
Longevity 40 to 150 years.
Leaves Ovate, Glossy Medium Green, No Change, Evergreen.
Fragrant Purple or White. Flowers in Spring or Summer. Has perfect flowers (male and female parts in each flower).
Brown Follicle, Large to Very Large (1.50 to 3.00 or more inches), fruiting in Summer or Fall Wildlife use it.
Bark Brown, Rough or Smooth.
Shading Capacity Rated as Moderately Dense in Leaf.
Tree Site Conditions & Constraints
Sunset Zones 15 - 17 and 22 - 24.
USDA Hardiness Zones 10 - 11.
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade.
Slightly Acidic to Slightly Alkaline Soil pH.
Seaside Tolerance is Good in Mild Zone.
Pests & Disease Information
Susceptible to Armillaria.
Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns
Root Damage Potential Rated as Low.
None Known Health Hazard.
Wildlife use Fruit.
Special Uses & Values
Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Magnolia hodgsonii Tree Record." 1995-2018. Dec 19, 2018.
< https://selectree.calpoly.edu/tree-detail/magnolia-hodgsonii >