The lily magnolia is a deciduous tree. Right now, fragrant purple or pinkish-white flowers are blooming. This tree will wear green leaves through the summer. The leaves will change to a golden yellow as the summer fades.
About the Observing Local Nature Series
The Observing Local Nature series introduces the concept of phenology, the study of connections between plant and animal life cycles through the seasons, to children in elementary school by focusing on specific plants, trees and animals.Explore the series