Magnolia macrophylla

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Noun1.Magnolia macrophylla - large deciduous shrub or tree of southeastern United States having huge leaves in dense false whorls and large creamy flowers tinged purple toward the baseMagnolia macrophylla - large deciduous shrub or tree of southeastern United States having huge leaves in dense false whorls and large creamy flowers tinged purple toward the base
magnolia - any shrub or tree of the genus Magnolia; valued for their longevity and exquisite fragrant blooms
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All eyes are on Howard County, Maryland, where a rarely seen bigleaf magnolia is vying for the title of the nation's largest of its species.
macrophylla Bigleaf magnolia Zones 2-7, 14-17 Slow-growing, 30 to 60 feet tall, 30-foot spread Creamy white flowers 12 to 18 inches wide after leaves emerge in June.
Exotic plants thrive, and mature bigleaf magnolias provide shade for seating areas.