Magnolia fraseri

Family:Magnoliaceae
Species:Magnolia fraseri Walter
Common Name:Fraser magnolia, mountain magnolia
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Growth Habit:Tree
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:Mitchell and Beal (1979) reported that this species is known from New York as an "adventive in a Sullivan County nursery, where it was introduced with a shipment of Rhododendron from North Carolina." It is not considered to have persisted (Mitchell and Tucker 1997). Magnolia fraseri is native to the southern Appalachians and occurs as far north as Virginia.
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Not Persisting, Not Native, FACU (NWI), FAC (NWI), SE (State Rank), G5 (Global Rank)
References:Mitchell and Beal 1979, Meyer 1997

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Classification

Division Equisetophyta
Class Equisetopsida
Sub Class Magnoliidae
Order Magnoliales
FamilyMagnoliaceae
Genus Magnolia
Species Magnolia fraseri Walter - Fraser magnolia, mountain magnolia

Citation

Citation Magnolia fraseri Walter, Fl. Carol. 159. 1788.
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Type: Without data, [1787], Herb. Fraser/Walter 70-A (lectotype: BM). Lectotypified by Ward, J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas 1: 429. 2007.

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Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Sullivan  NYFA_1990    

Synonyms

No synonyms exist for this species.