Dendrology Table 9.3

M. acuminata (cucumbertree) leaves
deciduous
M. acuminata (cucumbertree) flowers
greenish yellow, 1&1/2-3&1/2 inches (4-9cm) wide
M. acuminata (cucumbertree) fruit
glabrous
M. acuminata (cucumbertree) buds
silvery white, silky
M. grandiflora (southern magnolia) leaves
persistent
M. grandiflora (southern magnolia) flowers
snow-white 6-8inches (15-20cm) wide
M. grandiflora (southern magnolia) fruits
rusty tomentose
M. grandiflora (southern magnolia) buds
rusty brown, pubescent