Sweetbay Magnolia

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Sweetbay Magnolia is a Fast Growing Ornamental Tree

Sweetbay Magnolia, also known as Magnolia Virginiana, is considered an ornamental tree. It has fast growth and tops out at about 25 feet.

Sweetbay is a semi-evergreen native tree with cup-shaped, fragrant flowers with glossy green leaves. The tree blooms from spring through summer.  The flowers have an amazing scent. This tree also produces small, red berries in clusters. The seeds inside them are a treat for birds.

Glossy evergreen leaves, fast growing, blooms for months & cold hardy make Sweetbay one of the most popular Magnolia’s.

Plant Facts

Botanical Name Magnolia virginiana
Foliage Green , Grey and Blue
Mature Height 15 – 25 feet
Mature Spread 10 – 30 feet
Soil Type Widely Adaptable
Sun Exposure Full Sun, Partial Sun
Growth Rate Fast, Medium
Flower Color White
Grow Zones 5 to 10

USDA Hardiness Zones 5 - 10

USDA Hardiness Zones 5 through 10

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the lifespan of the Sweetbay Magnolia?

A healthy Sweetbay Magnolia in good conditions can live 80 or more years.

How fast does the Sweetbay Magnolia grow?

The Sweetbay Magnolia is considered a moderate to fast grower, it can grow up to 2 feet or more a year.

Is the Sweetbay Magnolia an evergreen?

The Sweetbay Magnolia is an evergreen in warmer climates, but it is semi-decidous in colder climates.

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