Citations with the tag: MAGNOLIAS
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- Magnolia acuminata.
Whitesell, Steve // American Nurseryman; 4/01/96, Vol. 183 Issue 7, p146
Presents information on the magnolia cucumber tree specie called Magnolia acuminata. Size and height; Leaf color; Characteristics of mature tree; Breeding; Recommended planting sites.
- A world of magnolias.
Deltredici, P. // Horticulture; Mar89, Vol. 67 Issue 3, p44
Discusses the magnolia. 85 species worldwide; 30 cultivated in temperate climates; Asiatic hybrids; American species; How to plant and care for magnolias. INSET: Local favorites (Listed by zones)..
- The tree from Tennessee.
Wesley, Trish // Horticulture; Nov96, Vol. 74 Issue 9, p20
Presents the story of a magnolia tree from Tennessee that took a roundabout way to return to its roots. President Andrew Jackson's planting of a southern magnolia in the White House which originated from his plantation in Tennessee; President Ronald Reagan's gift of a cutting from the tree to...
- Scented magnolia ideal for louvers and trim.
Kaiser, Jo-Ann // Wood & Wood Products; Oct93, Vol. 98 Issue 11, p62
Features the magnolia grandiflora of the Family Magnoliaceae. State tree of Mississippi and Louisiana; Abundance in Southern America; Three prime commercial magnolias; Variety of colors attractive to the eyes; Similarity with the yellow poplar in appearance; Wood as moderately hard and stiff...
- what makes my life real simple.
Kaiser, Jo-Ann // Real Simple; Apr2012, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p157
A photograph is presented which features a magnolia tree in Chicago, Illinois.
- Mr. Magnolia.
Kellum, Jo // Southern Living; May96, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p116
Presents information on the Blacken's Brown Beauty, a Southern magnolia seedling which matures into a beautiful young tree. How the tree looks as a seedling; How the tree flowers; Rays Blacken's ability to control the genetic heredity of his trees; Impact of 17 years of experimenting. INSET:...
- Publication addresses the genus Magnolia.
Kellum, Jo // American Nurseryman; 02/01/99, Vol. 189 Issue 3, p12
Reports that the Magnolia Society Inc. has published its `Magnolias and Their Allies,' reference book on magnolias.
- Magnolia macrohylla subsp.ashei.
Bruzuszeck, Robert F. // American Nurseryman; 11/01/97, Vol. 186 Issue 9, p130
Provides information about ashe magnolia. Morphological description of the plant; Growing habit; Method of propagation.
- Magnolia grandiflora 'Kay Parris.'.
McCracken, Pat // American Nurseryman; 12/01/2000, Vol. 192 Issue 11, p110
Provides information on Southern magnolia or Magnolia grandiflora, an evergreen found in nurseries in North and South Carolina. Comparison with other evergreens in the South; Description of the Kay Parris variety of the plant; Foliage; Breeding and pruning.
Gallagher, John H. // Horticulture; Jun98, Vol. 95 Issue 6, p48
Presents information on the ornamental shrub Magnolia. Geographical distribution of the plant; Their habitat; Features of Candy cane variety; Other varieties of the shrub.
- Steal magnolias.
Laborde, Errol // New Orleans Magazine; May99, Vol. 33 Issue 8, p136
Presents an essay on why a woman hates a magnolia tree. States that regard its white bulb as state flower; Way of removing the tree.
- Magnolia cum laude.
Taaffe, Gerald // Harrowsmith Country Life (11908416); Apr93, Vol. 18 Issue 108, p60
Discusses the raising of different varieties of magnolias in Ottawa, Canada. Personal narratives; Gardening in the north; Characteristics of the different varieties of magnolias. INSET: Starting up (teaches how to raise magnolias from seeds), by GT..
- Duke University: Magnolia Memories.
Goebel, Ann; Takes, Joanna Werch; Watts, Simon // Woodworker's Journal; Apr2003, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p24
Focuses on the use of wood of a Magnolia tree at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina when it was cut down.
- The Mesmerizing Southern Magnolia.
Ball, Jeff // American Forests; Summer2001, Vol. 107 Issue 2, p44
Provides information on the southern magnolia trees in Mississippi. Scientific name of southern magnolia; Flower of the southern magnolia; Tips for caring the southern magnolia.
- Out come the M 'n' Ms.
Cross, Rob; Spencer, Roger // Australian Horticulture; May2010, Issue 5, p20
The article presents information on Magnolia (M.) plant species including M. x soulangeana, M. stellata, and Michelia doltsopa.
- GREAT LAKES.
Percival, Bob // Organic Gardening (08973792); Mar89, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p82
Shows how to grow magnolias in the Great Lakes region of the U.S. Different varieties of magnolias; Need to plant magnolias in a location sheltered from north winds and direct, day-long summer sun; Importance of providing a moist, but well-drained soil.
- The fragrant, flowery touch of a magnanimous magnolia.
Marin, Joyce K. // Christian Science Monitor; 6/4/96, Vol. 88 Issue 132, p17
Presents the author's reflections about the beauty of the magnolia tree in her yard. Glorious moments of beauty brought by the magnolia tree; Ability of the tree to soothe and open the eyes and heart of people who shelter under its branches; Feelings evoked by its falling petals and fragrance.
- Pruning magnolias.
Marin, Joyce K. // Garden; Apr2012, p28
The article offers guide for pruning magnolias to reduce their height and spread so as to maintain their shape.
Therese, Ciesinski // Runner's World; Feb2013, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p004
A table of contents for this issue is presented including an article on Magnolia, another on gardening and an article on New Homestead Sustainable materials.
- Magnolia Magic.
Andrew, Bunting // Runner's World; Feb2013, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p042
The article presents information related to magnolias.
- Little Magnolia (Poem).
Laux, Dorianne // Great River Review; Fall/Winter2004, Issue 41, p68
Presents the poem "Little Magnolia," by Dorianne Laux.
Laux, Dorianne // New Yorker; 3/22/1958, Vol. 34 Issue 5, p148
The article focuses on a Churchillian art display around 1930 in which it was labeled Mannolia which actually means the Magnolia plant as published in the "Pittsburgh Press" periodical.
- CONTEST CORNER: INVENT THE FUTURE: CONTEST WINNER.
Laux, Dorianne // Appleseeds; Apr2010, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p32
The article announces that Magnolia Wang, a resident of New Jersey, won a contest on a great new piece of technology for the future.
- Researchers examine cold hardiness of various southern magnolia cultivars.
Laux, Dorianne // American Nurseryman; 11/15/96, Vol. 184 Issue 10, p10
Reports on a study conducted by Pat McCracken to determine the cold hardiness of different Magnolia grandiflora or Southern magnolia cultivars. Magnolia grandiflora as an important nursery crop according to McCracken; Persons and companies behind the study; How the study will be useful...
- Magnolia grandiflora `Hasse'.
Sibley, Jeff // American Nurseryman; 05/01/2000, Vol. 191 Issue 9, p106
Features the ornamental plant Magnolia grandiflora `Hasse.' Landscape use; Ornamental characteristics; Background on the plant's introduction in the United States.
- Testing the limits of the southern magnolia.
Dirr, M.A. // Horticulture; Mar92, Vol. 70 Issue 3, p54
Offers a look at the southern magnolia. Some cultivars of this tree are proving remarkably cold hardy. Description; Where it grows; Leaves; Cold-hardy varieties; `Bracken's brown beauty'; `Edith bogue'; `Russet'; `Saint Mary'; `Select #3'; `Samuel Sommer'; `Spring grove #16'; `Victoria';...
- The envelope, please...
Wesley, Trish // Horticulture; Nov96, Vol. 74 Issue 9, p22
Features the Magnolia virginiana or the sweet bay magnolia, the winner of the Garden Club of America's 1996 Montine McDaniel Freeman Horticulture Medal. Description of the plant; Aim of the Freeman Award.
- Monkeyshines Trivia.
Wesley, Trish // Monkeyshines on America; Jun2001 Mississippi Issue, p38
This article presents questions and answers on the state of Mississippi. The questions have been asked on state flower, state bird, state capital and river on the southern part of the state. The answers are Magnolia, Mockingbird, Jackson and Pearl River respectively.
- Magnolia Metal receives patent.
Wesley, Trish // Foundry Management & Technology; Oct95, Vol. 123 Issue 10, p10
Reports on Omaha, Nebraska-based Magnolia Metal Corp.'s reception of a patent for its Magnolia B-1 Lead-Free Bearing Bronze.
- Ask the Expert.
RAO, BALAKRISHNA // Landscape Management; Mar99, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p10
Provides information on burning bush plants including redbuds, forsythias and magnolias. Breeding; Pruning; Pest control.
- Diamond State gems.
RAO, BALAKRISHNA // American Nurseryman; 3/1/95, Vol. 181 Issue 5, p6
Reports on the Delaware Association of Nurserymen's selection of Coreopsis verticillata and Magnolia virginiana as part of their Plant of the Year program for 1995. Contact information.
- `Magnolia' doesn't reach full bloom.
Sterritt, David // Christian Science Monitor; 12/17/99, Vol. 92 Issue 17, p15
Reviews Paul Thomas Anderson's motion picture `Magnolia.'
- Every petal tells a story.
Romney, Jonathan; Saunders, Frances Stonor // New Statesman; 03/20/2000, Vol. 129 Issue 4478, p45
Reviews the motion picture `Magnolia,' directed by Paul Thomas Anderson.
- PLANT PROFILE: Magnolia's golden future.
Thomas, Pam // Garden; Apr2003, Vol. 128 Issue 4, p248
For outstanding spring display, few trees rival the floral magnificence of Magnolia. The latest trend is to develop yellow-flowered cultivars, of which more than 30 are currently registered and are gradually becoming commercially available. Magnolia acuminata var. subcordata has been a critical...
- Microsatellite analysis of the regeneration process of Magnolia obovata Thunb.
Isagi, Yuji; Kanazashi, Tatsuo; Suzuki, Wajirou; Tanaka, Hiroshi; Abe, Tetsuto // Heredity; Feb2000, Vol. 84 Issue 2, p143
We analysed the regeneration process of Magnolia obovata using polymorphic microsatellite markers. Eighty-three adult trees standing in a watershed covering an area of 69 ha, and saplings collected from a smaller research plot (6 ha) located at the centre of the watershed were genotyped using...
- Microsatellite genetic variation in small and isolated populations of Magnolia sieboldii ssp. japonica.
Kikuchi, S.; Isagi, Y. // Heredity; Apr2002, Vol. 88 Issue 4, p313
Examines the genetic variation in the populations of Magnolia sieboldii ssp. japonica in Japan. Estimation of levels and distribution of genetic variation; Characteristics of the genetic structure of M. sieboldii; Detection of isolation-by-distance models.
- FOURTH AND MAGNOLIA (Poem).
Shirley, Aleda // Kenyon Review; Winter91, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p142
Presents the poem "Fourth and Magnolia".
- Magnolia mania hits Fleming's.
Shirley, Aleda // Australian Horticulture; Mar2012, p26
The article previews two evergreen magnolias from Australia's ornamental plant grower, Fleming's Nurseries, namely the Magnolia grandiflora and the Alta.
- Lawn & Garden Q&A.
Barnett, Mark // Lakelander (Whitney, TX); 1/27/2010, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p12
The article provides an answer to the question whether pine and magnolia trees can be planted around house in Central Texas.
- A Fishy Forest Tale.
Newquist, Kenneth; Morris, Michele J.; Newquist, Susan; Purdue, Matt // Backpacker; Jun2000, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p26
Criticizes a scene from the motion picture `Magnolia.'
- Glimpses of goodness.
Bondi, Roberta // Christian Century; 03/15/2000, Vol. 117 Issue 9, p314
Reviews the motion picture `Magnolia.'
- WHITE WONDER.
Suskewich, John // Garden Design; Feb/Mar2001, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p25
The article discusses facts and figures about the Magnolia stellata tree. It grows to a height of 15-20 feet. The Magnolia is known for its abundant flowering in early spring. It is native to the area around Mount Fujiyama in Japan and was first grown in the U.S. in Bristol, Rhode Island in...
- Lead-free bronze alloy.
Suskewich, John // Foundry Management & Technology; Sep94, Vol. 122 Issue 9, p42
Reports on Magnolia Metal Corp.'s development of a lead-free bronze bearing alloy in response to increasing customer requests. Properties; Suitability for bushing applications; Advantages of the alloy; Magnolia's plans to license the alloy to other bronze producers.
Springer, Lauren // Country Living Gardener; Mar/Apr2002, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p16
Provides information about magnolias. Adaptability of magnolias; Characteristic of the plant; Plant propagation. INSET: Best bets.
- Scented gardens.
Stackhouse, Jennifer; Tait, Allison // Australian House & Garden; Sep2001, Issue 9, p136
Provides information on several kinds of scented plants. Australian native pittosporum; Cestrum; Port-wine magnolia.
- FENG SHUI.
Stackhouse, Jennifer; Tait, Allison // Woman's Day (Australian Consolidated Press); 11/22/2010, Vol. 62 Issue 47, p98
The article focuses on magnolia and why it brings harmony to one's house in which it states that according to feng shui, the plant symbolizes purity, beauty and prosperity and is said to bring emotional support and contentment when planted in front yard.
- Acid colours from acid lovers.
Stackhouse, Jennifer; Tait, Allison // Garden; Mar2008, Vol. 133 Issue 3, p206
The article recommends several gardens in England that feature camellias, magnolias and rhododendrons. The Exbury Gardens is located at the New Forest National Park in Hampshire. This 80 hectares woodland garden famous for its rhododendrons but also with large collections of camellias and...
- The magnolia's aerial magic.
Hall, Doug // Better Homes & Gardens; Mar1999, Vol. 77 Issue 3, p131
Reports on the different varieties of magnolia that is a popular flower used in landscape gardening. Betty Magnolia; Sweet Bay Magnolia; Magnolia Denudata; Marjory Gossler Magnolia; Susan Magnolia; Star Magnolias; Victoria Southern Magnolia. INSET: Magnolia basics (information about magnolias)..
- Scarecrow in Magnolia.
Donnelly, Timothy // Ploughshares; Winter1999/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p185
Presents the poem `Scarecrow in Magnolia.'
- Forecasts: Lifestyle.
Rotella, Mark // Publishers Weekly; 10/18/1999, Vol. 246 Issue 42, p76
Reviews the book `The Magnolia Cookbook: Old-Fashioned Recipes from New York's Sweetest Bakery,' by Jennifer Appel and Allysa Torey.