200 (300)cm, Sweet Bay Magnolia is an utmost ornamental, deciduous to evergreen tall and broad, branching shrub to small tree with large oval, leathery, dark green leaves and incredibly strong perfumed, pure snow white flowers in late spring to early summer. This beautiful species is native of swamps and marshes in South-Western USA. Seeds are from northern populations with fully winter hardy, deciduous plants, which are easily grown in any humus rich, slighly moist soil in partial shade to full sun. Seeds are very scarce! V-VI.