Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Tulip-tree, Yellow Poplar, Whitewood
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Liriodendron tulipifera var. tulipifera
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Liriodendron tulipifera
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (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.


map not available need picture of flower of Magnolia spp., Magnolia
Common Name: Magnolia
Weakley's Flora: (4/7/08) Magnolia spp.
PLANTS National Database: Magnolia spp.
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Magnolia spp. 080-02-000


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Sweetbay, Sweetbay Magnolia, Swampbay
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Magnolia virginiana +
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Magnolia virginiana
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (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 (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 (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 (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 Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Magnolia pyramidata 080-02-005
SYNONYMOUS WITH Magnoliaceae hardy in cooler temperatures (Spongberg, 1998) Magnolia fraseri var. pyramidata

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 (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
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Magnolia acuminata
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Magnolia acuminata 080-02-007
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Tulipastrum acuminatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Magnolia acuminata var. acuminata

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


camera icon Common Name: Yellow Cucumber-tree, Showy Cucumber Magnolia
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Magnolia acuminata var. subcordata
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Magnolia acuminata
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Magnolia acuminata 080-02-007?
SYNONYMOUS WITH Andre Michaux Magnolia cordata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Tulipastrum cordatum

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


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