Definitions for magnolia grandiflora
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southern magnolia, evergreen magnolia, large-flowering magnolia, bull bay, Magnolia grandiflora(noun)
evergreen tree of southern United States having large stiff glossy leaves and huge white sweet-smelling flowers
Magnolia grandiflora, commonly known as the southern magnolia or bull bay, is a tree of the family Magnoliaceae native to the southeastern United States, from Virginia south to central Florida, and west to eastern Texas and Oklahoma. Reaching 27.5 m in height, it is a large striking evergreen tree with large dark green leaves and large white fragrant flowers. Widely cultivated around the world, over a hundred cultivars have been bred and marketed commercially. The timber is hard and heavy, and has been used commercially to make furniture, pallets, and veneer.
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