Definition of Magnolia soulangiana
1. Noun. Large deciduous shrub or small tree having large open rosy to purplish flowers; native to Asia; prized as an ornamental in eastern North America.
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Literary usage of Magnolia soulangiana
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1. Gardening in California: Landscape and Flower by John McLaren (1908)
"These include Magnolia conspicua and its varieties magnolia soulangiana, Magnolia obovata, Magnolia parviflora and Magnolia stellata. ..."
2. The American Home Garden: Being Principles and Rules for the Culture of by Alexander Watson (1859)
"... and magnolia soulangiana are large-flowering showy varieties, blooming before the foliage appeal's. All are increased by layers, and most of them by ..."
3. The Flower Garden: Or, Breck's Book of Flowers ; in which are Described All by Joseph Breck (1859)
"... Purple, (magnolia soulangiana.) This is a hybrid seedling, raised by the late Chevalier Soulange Bodin, the distinguished French horticulturist. ..."
4. The Horticulturist, and Journal of Rural Art and Rural Taste by Luther Tucker (1865)
"The result is the beautiful magnolia soulangiana, which is capable of being reproduced indefinitely from its own seed, ..."
5. The MAGAZINE of Horticulture, Botany, and All Useful Discoveries and (1859)
"From Dr. EG Kelley, Newburyport, Berberis, Mahonia, Purple Beech, Magnolia Soulangiana, and conspicua hybrida. From Mrs. B. Bruce, Trillium erectum, ..."