Magnolia Flower Facts, Description, and Information

What do you know about the Magnolia flower? Here we are happy to share some information details and facts about Magnolia. Hope you will happy to read these articles and share them with others.

Name

Magnolia

Color

As far as the color is concerned, you will find this flower mostly come in white. Yet there are some other vibrant hues like purple, pink, mauve, yellow, lavender, and also cream.

Shape

Pink Magnolia Flower Photos

This flower is quite big in size, but in shape, it appears to be like something else yet it is different. There are big open florets with receptacles at the center. Yet there are other versions, one which got star-shaped petals, but they are longer and one which is in a saucer or cup shape. The fragrance is unique and the leaves are lush green. The attractive side of it is the fruit that pops up which is so similar to a cone.

Fact

In the process of its growth, it was beetles that help it to pollinate and it happens before bees come up. They do self-pollination.

Poisonous

No. it is not toxic

Number of Petals

For the saucer-like magnolia, there are six up to twelve petals on three sepals and for the stamens, they are formed in a spiral manner.

Interpretation

During the Victorian era, this flower was seen as the symbol of nobility and dignity in England. The bloom of this flower is quite strong and it lasts longer when it is used for decoration. This flower’s beauty has attracted people to use it as a girl’s name because it carries good meanings like strength, beauty, and dignity.

Blossom time

You will find them mostly in spring and during the summer as well.

Superstition

People consider this flower as one of the oldest flowers which are around for a very long time.
The meaning of magnolia: It is one flower that is believed to be around since the beginning of time and the start of life itself. This flower survives various climates and some extremes. It is the symbol of endurance and long-lasting energy. The first place where the flower was found is called Martinique Island. Its founder is Pierre Magnol from which the name magnolia is derived. There are more than 240 species in the world, yet they are mostly seen in North and South America, East Asia, and the Himalayas.

Numerology

In the aspect of numerology, this flower is at the number 9which is a universal number and is considered to have a completed or perfect cycle thus people believe it is a symbol of nobility and fulfillment in life.

Herbal Medicine

In Asian countries like China and Japan, this flower is known to have special uses for medications. It was extracted from the flower buds and tree bark, which contains honokiol and magnolol to deal with anxiety allergies, and asthma. People make herbal medicine for it to get the bioactive ingredients. Read about Top 10 Best Flower Delivery Services

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