Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Tuliptree, Yellow Poplar, Whitewood
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Liriodendron tulipifera var. tulipifera
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Liriodendron tulipifera
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Liriodendron tulipifera 080-01-001

The flower's many stamens and pistils are spirally arranged, per Native Trees of the Southeast, An Identification Guide.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Sweetbay, Sweetbay Magnolia, Swampbay
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Magnolia virginiana +
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Magnolia virginiana
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Magnolia virginiana 080-02-001

The creamy white, fragrant bloom is about 3-6" across. Spring, early summer, per Gardening with the Native Plants of Tennessee.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Southern Magnolia, Bull Bay
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Magnolia grandiflora
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Magnolia grandiflora
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Magnolia grandiflora 080-02-002

Flowers 7-8" across on stout hairy stalks, very fragrant, per Native Trees of the Southeast, An Identification Guide.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Bigleaf Magnolia, Large-leaved Magnolia, Umbrella Tree
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Magnolia macrophylla
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Magnolia macrophylla
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Magnolia macrophylla 080-02-003

Petals frequently have conspicuous purplish blotches near base inside, per Native Trees of the Southeast, An Identification Guide.


range map need picture of flower of Magnolia ashei, Ashe's Magnolia
camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Ashe's Magnolia
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Magnolia ashei
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Magnolia ashei

SYNONYMOUS WITH Guide to the Vascular Plants of Florida (Wunderlin & Hansen, 2003) Magnolia macrophylla var. ashei


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Fraser Magnolia, Mountain Magnolia, Earleaf Umbrella-tree, Umbrella Tree
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Magnolia fraseri
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Magnolia fraseri
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Magnolia fraseri 080-02-004

Flowers are sweet-scented with cream-colored petals and 8-10" across, per Native Trees of the Southeast, An Identification Guide.


camera icon Common Name: Pyramid Magnolia
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Magnolia pyramidata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Magnolia pyramidata

SYNONYMOUS WITH Magnoliaceae hardy in cooler temperatures (Spongberg, 1998) Magnolia fraseri var. pyramidata

SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Magnolia pyramidata 080-02-005

Flowers only 3.5-4" across when fully expanded, per Native Trees of the Southeast, An Identification Guide.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Umbrella Magnolia, Umbrella-tree
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Magnolia tripetala
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Magnolia tripetala
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Magnolia tripetala 080-02-006

Flowers large, white, with an unpleasant musty odor, per Woody Plants of the Blue Ridge.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Cucumber Magnolia, Cucumber-tree
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Magnolia acuminata var. acuminata
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Magnolia acuminata
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Magnolia acuminata 080-02-007

SYNONYMOUS WITH Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Magnolia acuminata var. acuminata

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Tulipastrum acuminatum


Slightly fragrant, yellowish-green, 2-4" long flowers, per Wildflowers & Plant Communities of the Southern Appalachian Mountains and Piedmont.


camera icon Common Name: Piedmont Cucumber Magnolia, Yellow Cucumber-tree, Showy Cucumber Magnolia
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Magnolia acuminata var. subcordata
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Magnolia acuminata
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Magnolia acuminata 080-02-007?

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Tulipastrum cordatum

SYNONYMOUS WITH Andre Michaux Magnolia cordata


A smaller tree than var. acuminata, with generally brighter yellow flowers, per South Carolina's Native Magnolias. Journal (Figlar, 2007).


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