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Arboretum
"A man does not plant a tree for himself, he plants it for posterity." - Alexander Smith   
Jane Saucer Magnolia
(Magnolia x soulangiana 'Jane')

Donated by KC Sports Association
Tree Map Location: # 118
In Memory of Dottie Smith

Jane Saucer Magnolia tree Jane Saucer Magnolia leaf Jane Saucer Magnolia fruit Jane Saucer Magnolia flower Jane Saucer Magnolia bark


Leaf: Alternate, simple, oblong to obovate, 3 to 6 inches long, entire margin, green above, paler and fuzzy below.  
Flower: Monoecious; large (4 to 8 inches) and showy, dark pink to nearly purple petals, appearing in spring.  
Fruit: A cone-like aggregate of follicles, 2 to 3 inches long; matures in late summer.  
Twig: Moderate, gray-brown, glabrous; buds tan and very fuzzy, flower buds quite large (nearly an inch); stipule scar encircles twig.  
Bark: Smooth, mottled gray.  
Form: Small tree to 20 feet, typically multi-stemmed with a narrow crown.  

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