Green Giant Southern Magnolia
Green Giant Magnolia, 'Green Giant', is an evergreen tree with superior ornamental features. Plant one for a magnificent specimen tree, or use several a lush, evergreen screen. From late spring into early summer, huge flowers burst into bloom. You'll adore the cup-shaped blossoms with their waxy, creamy white perfection, and equally heavenly fragrance. Fruit appears in fall in the form of brown cones that soon open to reveal scarlet berries, yet another decorative accent to this already exquisite shrub. The fruit provides needed food for your birds and the lush foliage wildlife shelter for winter.
Growth Rate: Its a fast growing tree
Mature Size: Up to 50 - 60 feet
Soil Preference: It grows best in moist but well-drained, sandy, clay, acidic soils.