2 responses to “Magnolia delavayi”

  1. Beverley

    Magnolia delavayi – Z9 – RHS Index of Garden Plants, Griffiths
    Magnolia delavayi – Z7-9 – A-Z Encyclopedia of Garden Plants, Brickell, Cole, Zuk
    Magnolia delavayi – ‘Requires wall protection exccept in favoured localities.’ – Hillier Manual of Trees & Shrubs, 2003
    Magnolia, mag-no-le-a; named by Linnaeus in commemoration of Pierre Magnol [1638-1715], a professor of botany and medicine at Montpelier.

  2. Annie in Texas

    In the South that is pronounced ‘mag – NOLE – ya’ with only 3 syllables, emphasis on ‘nole’ as in grassy. 😉

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