Magnolia sinensis Stapf
M. globosa var. sinensis Rehd. & Wils., M. nicholsoniana Hort.
Magnolia sinensis (22659 Bytes)
A widespreading shrub with obovate leaves, tomentose beneath and lemon-scented, nodding flowers, 10-13 cm wide, which appear with the leaves in May. The paper-white flowers contrast with the central red staminal cone.

Home: W-China

Other views: Flower

Cultivated: Germany

Author: Rainer Oberle

Not found! Ethnobotanical aspects of Magnolia sinensis by Plants for a future database

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