Pyramid Magnolia Tree
Pyramid magnolia magnolia pyramidata magnoliaceae.
Pyramid magnolia tree. Click on image for full screen view. Evergreen magnolia trees there are about 125 species of magnolia which may be evergreen deciduous or even semi evergreen. Ashes magnolia can be either a large shrub or a small tree. Pyramid magnolia is an uncommon tree and in texas is restricted to the eastern counties of jasper and newton in deeply wooded sandy ridges.
Its name was given in honor of william willard ashe of the united states forest service. Magnolia pyramidata the pyramid magnolia is a very rare tree and in texas its restricted to the eastern counties of jasper and newton in deeply wooded sandy ridges. Leaves and 3 5 in. Leaves are simple alternate deciduous smooth usually widest near the middle like a kite about 5 inches long with an ear like base and arranged in an umbrella like pattern at the ends of branches.
It is named after french botanist pierre magnol. Pyramid magnolia is a slender semi deciduous tree to 10 20 ft. It is sometimes treated as a subspecies of the bigleaf magnolia. Classification click on a scientific name below to expand it in the plants classification report.
This champion pyramid magnolia of florida made its debut on the list of american forests champion trees in as it is the largest known tree of its species in the country. Large fragrant white blossoms are just the beginning of the appeal of a magnolia tree. It has 6 9 in. Leaves and 3 5 in.
The lustrous green leaves are a standout feature with light green silver or reddish fuzzy undersides. It has 6 9 in. Pyramid magnolia magnolia pyramidata. These attractive trees also feature glossy dark green leaves and a large exotic looking pod that opens in fall to reveal bright orange red berries which are relished by birds and other wildlife.
Magnolia is a large genus of about 210 flowering plant species in the subfamily magnolioideae of the family magnoliaceae.