Definition of Large-leaved magnolia

1. Noun. Large deciduous shrub or tree of southeastern United States having huge leaves in dense false whorls and large creamy flowers tinged purple toward the base.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Large-leaved Magnolia

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large
large(p)
large-cap
large-capitalisation
large-capitalization
large-flowered calamint
large-flowered fiddleneck
large-flowering magnolia
large-headed water snake
large-headed water snakes
large-hearted
large-intestine
large-leaved aster
large-leaved cucumber tree
large-leaved magnolia (current term)
large-minded
large-scale
large-tailed antshrike
large-tailed antshrikes
large-toothed aspen
large blue
large blues
large bonito
large bowel
large breast lesions
large calorie
large cap
large cell carcinoma
large cell lymphoma

Literary usage of Large-leaved magnolia

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1. A Pictorial Description of the United States: Embracing the History by Robert Sears (1876)
"Of all the trees of North America," says Browne, "the large- leaved magnolia'is the most remarkable for the majesty of its form, the magnificence of its ..."

2. Trees in Winter: Their Study, Planting, Care and Identification by Albert Francis Blakeslee, Chester Deacon Jarvis (1913)
"Buds densely pale-downy; twigs light yellowish to bluish-green, more or less downy, fruit nearly spherical. Large-leaved MagnolIa, Large-leaved Cucumber ..."

3. Annals of Horticulture (1850)
"... Michaux (large- leaved Magnolia).—A deciduous tree, growing thirty feet and upwards in height, with very large oblong-obovate leaves, cordate at the ..."

4. How to Make a Flower Garden: A Manual of Practical Information and Suggestions by Wilhelm Miller (1903)
"Pagoda-tree, Japanese, Sophora Japonica. Willow, Yellow, Salix Vitellina. Four trees with showy fruits: Cucumber-tree, Large-leaved, Magnolia ..."

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