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Catch up on magnolia reading with our collection of the best magnolia resources. Find articles, videos, books, and more information on the many varieties of magnolias in addition to care and maintenance. And send us your suggestions to add to the list.

we are sad to report

Noted breeder, Dennis Ledvina, died in Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA. We will develop and post an overview of this noted breeder and his accomplishments.  In the meantime, please follow this link:

Dennis' obituary >

Learn About Magnolias

Get advice on selecting magnolias and a list of magnolia resources online.

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Magnolia Classification

Consult the latest thinking on the genera and species that make up the Magnolia family.

Browse the taxonomy >

Member Spotlight

Ethan Guthrie

M. kwangtungensis

Ethan, Greenhouse and Nursery Manager at Smithgall Woodland Garden, hosted our 2014 annual meeting in Athens, Georgia. Meet Ethan and see what draws him to the world of magnolias, including his favorite -- M. kwangtungensis.

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For members: We have copies of the Proceedings of the Second International Symposium on the Family Magnoliaceae that took place in Guangzhou, China in 2009. Contact us to order your copy today >

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