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Magnolia delavayi

Magnolia delavayi is a small evergreen tree 815 metres in height with pale to dark yellowish-brown bark. The leaves are oblong-ovate, 10-20 cm long and 5-10 cm broad, tough, leathery, with a 5-7 cm petiole.

Magnolia delavayi is a species of Magnolia native to southern China, occurring in Guizhou, Sichuan and Yunnan at 1,500-2,800 m altitude. It is known by the common names of Chinese Evergreen Magnolia or Delavay's Magnolia. It is a small evergreen tree 8-15 m in height with pale to dark yellowish-brown bark. The leaves are oblong-ovate, 10-20 cm (rarely to 32 cm) long and 5-10 cm (rarely to 20 cm) broad, tough, leathery, with a 5-7 cm petiole. More

Magnolia delavayi, flower bud by Jan Bickerton Rights Managed Image ref: 2129309537 Credit: Copyright The Gailans Collection / Jan Bickerton rates Price Image Login to download comp or add image to your favourites. More

* Magnolia delavayi which grows to about 8 metres is the Chinese evergreen Magnolia. More