Magnolia Butterflies

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Magnolia Butterflies is a Pretty Rare Yellow Blooming Magnolia

The 2 to 3 inch canary yellow flowers are one of the first to arrive in early spring.  Magnolia Butterflies is typically grown as an ornamental tree, growing up to 20 feet tall.  Some prefer to grow it more as a multi-stemmed shrub. If you have a strong preference either way, make sure you call the nursery to ensure they have what you want. Magnolia Butterflies can grow almost anywhere in the country. Recommended for grow zones 4 through 9, it can survive cold north winters as well as the heat & humidity in the south.

Botanical Name Magnolia acuminata x denudata ‘Butterflies’
Foliage Green
Mature Height 20 – 30 feet
Mature Spread 15 – 20 feet
Soil Type Well drained
Sun Exposure Full Sun, Partial Sun
Growth Rate Medium
Grow Zones 4 to 9

USDA Plant Hardiness Zones 4 to 9

USDA Hardiness Zones 4 to 9

Frequently Asked Questions

When does Magnolia Butterflies bloom?

They are one of the first trees to bloom in spring. The canary yellow flowers will profusely cover your trees branches as a bright signal spring has arrived.

How tall do Magnolia Butterflies get?

Butterflies Magnolia

At maturity, they can grow up to 30 feet tall and 20 feet wide.

Is Butterflies Magnolia an evergreen?

NO! Unlike most other Magnolia trees, this one is deciduous.

Are Butterflies Magnolia blooms fragrant?

They have a unique lemon scent. It is not strong but with so many blooms, the aroma will drift all over your yard.



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