The Trees at Keele

Southern Magnolia Magnolia grandiflora

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A native to the southeastern United States that is widely cultivated around the world. It has showy, lemon-scented flowers that are white, up to 30 cm across, with six to 12 petals with a waxy texture, emerging from the tips of twigs on mature trees in late spring.

Location: rear entrance to the Chancellor's Building; square L6.