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

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