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Cultural Details for Magnolia x 'Sunburst'

Common Name:
Sunburst Magnolia

Growth Rate:
Fast growth rate, pyramidal form

Average Mature Height:
30' tall

Average Mature Width:
25' wide

Flower Details:
Deep canary yellow, upright narrow petals open to a 5" tall flower.

Fruit Details:
Aggregate of follicles.

Fall Color:
Yellow-brown.

Bark Details:

Disease / Insect Problems or Resistance:
None serious.

Native Habitat:
Zones 5-7

Other Features:

Culture and Care:

This plant was blooming:
4/22/2005 - 5/6/2005

Plantings of this cultivar at Boone County Arboretum:
8527

    The information on this page may have come from one or more of the following sources:
  • Dirr, Michael. Manual of Woody Landscape Plants. Stipes Publishing. 1998.
  • Hightshoe, Gary L. Native Trees, Shrubs, and Vines for Urban and Rural America. John Wiley & Sons. 1988.
  • North Carolina Extension Plant Fact Sheets. www.ces.ncsu.edu
  • University of Connecticut Plant Database. www.hort.uconn.edu