Magnolia humilis - Plant
Common name: cucumber tree
Color: Greenish yellow
Bloom time: April to May
Height: 0.5 to 3ft.
Difficulty level: easy to grow
Planting & Care
Additional magnolia info for growing healthy trees involves routine lawn maintenance. Always point lawn mowers so that the debris flies away from the tree, and keep string trimmers at a distance. Magnolia tree bark and wood are easily damaged by flying debris from a lawn mower and by string trimmers.
Sunlight: Full Sun
Soil: well-drained soil
Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer
- If you are looking for an ornamental tree that will tolerate wet, soggy soil, you need look no further than a magnolia.
- Magnolia planting is best done in a moist, rich, slightly acidic soil that is amended with compost or leaf mold will get the tree off to a good start.
One of the few magnolias that will serve as a shade or lawn tree. Needs a large space. Parks.
- Magnolia is a plant.
- People use the bark and flower buds to make medicine.
- Magnolia is used for weight loss, problems with digestion, constipation, inflammation, anxiety, stress, depression, fever, headache, stroke, and asthma.
for medicinal use, please consult appropriate doctor before use.
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