Also called Fraser magnolia, earleaf cucumbertree and 🗻︎ mountain-oread.

Part of magnolia  genus Magnolia (whose flower is the state flower of Louisiana and Mississippi) in magnolia / 🌷︎ tulip tree  family Magnoliaceae.

Native to the 🇺🇸 USA's 🗻︎ Appalachian Mountains.   ▭ 🌎︎ Map by county (🇺🇸 USA-48) (colors), ▭ 🌎︎ map (North America, Central America).  Adobe Acrobat Reader file

Uses by native peoples
(Ethnobotany database)

Learn more about 🗻︎ mountain magnolia Magnolia fraseri

🔍︎ 🔍︎ images Discover Life Encyclopedia of Life Flora of North America USDA PLANTS db USFS  Adobe Acrobat Reader file (page 449) Wikipedia