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Magnolia grandiflora 'Emory Smith' /Emory Smith Magnolia

Magnolia grandiflora 'Emory Smith'  / Magnolia grandiflora 'Emory Smith'
A unique magnolia that has a distinct columnar form growing at the LSU Hilltop Arboretum in Baton Rouge
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A unique magnolia that has a distinct columnar form growing at the LSU Hilltop Arboretum in Baton Rouge

Specimen tree with columnar form

Specimen tree at the Gloster Arboretum in Gloster, Miss.

Mature specimen in a naturalistic setting

A large specimen at the Gloster Arboretum, Gloser, MS

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Scientific Name: Magnolia grandiflora 'Emory Smith'
Common Name: Emory Smith Magnolia
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 30-50 feet
Spread: 10 - 15 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: White
Fruit present: Summer
Fruit color: Red
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Yes
Landscape Categories: Plants for Hedges, Screening and Privacy
Comments: A very upright growing selection from the native population by the late Emory Smith of Baton Rouge.