Magnolia tripetala - flower close up
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  • Magnolia tripetala - leaves

Magnolia tripetala


(Umbrella Magnolia) An unusual Magnolia in the UK native to the southeastern United States, Magnolia tripetala has creamy white flowers in May - June, which emerge after the leaves.

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An unusual Magnolia in the UK native to the southeastern United StatesMagnolia tripetala has creamy white flowers in May - June, which emerge after the leaves. Colourful rosy-red fruit cones appear after the flowers in late summer/early autumn.

Magnolia tripetala is a hardy large shrub or eventually small tree with eye-catching flowers.

  • Position: Full sun or partial shade.
  • Soil: Well drained, fertile soil.
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Flowering Period: May - June.
  • Flower Colour: White.
  • Rate of Growth: Moderate.
  • Habit: Magnolia tripetala grows to be a large shrub in the short term and eventually a small, branching tree.
    • Height: 8 m (26 ft).
    • Spread: 6 m (20 ft).
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Data sheet

How Much Sun
Full Sun, Light Shade
Eventual Size
Tree - Small
Growing Conditions
Site: Coastal Areas, Soil: Acid, Soil: Not Fussy
Special Features
Flowers in Summer

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