Our size: 4 feet
Mature size: 10-15 feet; 8-10 foot spread
Enormous leaves -- 2 to 3 feet long and a foot wide -- and large, white spring blooms
Largest leaves north of the tropics
Full sun to part shade, well-drained soil
Magnolia, Bigleaf Ashei
When you can't get to the tropics, bring the tropics to your back yard!
Fragrant and gigantic flowers bloom early--when trees are just a few years old. You won't find bigger leaves short of palm trees.
A beautiful and fragrant speciman tree with dinner-plate-sized blooms -- the talk of the neighborhood :)