The leaves of the Butterflies Magnolia are up to 8″ long with an oblong to elliptical shape. They can have a cuspidate tip and are typically dark green.
Twig and Bud Identification
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The Butterflies Magnolia has smooth gray bark.
The Butterflies Magnolia rarely produces fruit, but they are reddish-green at maturity when it does.
The flowers of the Butterflies Magnolia are yellow and are 4″ to 5″ long. They are also tulip-like and upright with 10 to 16 petals.