Taxon: Magnolia liliiflora Desr.

Genus: Magnolia
Subgenus: Yulania
Section: Yulania
Family: Magnoliaceae
Subfamily: Magnolioideae
Nomen number: 23115
Place of publication: J. B. A. P. M. de Lamarck, Encycl. 3:675. 1792
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 16-Mar-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Apr-2007
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard)
  • Gene sources: ornamental features (fide Magnolias)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:




  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Callaway, D. J. 1994. The world of magnolias. 1994 (Magnolias) 172.
  • Chen, B. L. & H. P. Nooteboom 1993. Notes on Magnoliaceae III: The Magnoliaceae of China Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 80:1027.
  • Frodin, D. G. & R. Govaerts World checklist and bibliography of Magnoliaceae. 1996 (L Magnoliaceae)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Lee, Y. N. Flora of Korea. (F Korea)
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  • Meyer, F. G. & E. McClintock 1987. Rejections of the names Magnolia heptapeta and M. quinquepeta (Magnoliaceae) (Taxon) 36:599.
  • Mun-Chan, B. et al. 1986. A checklist of the Korean cultivated plants (Kulturpflanze) 34:107.
  • Spongberg, S. A. 1976. Magnoliaceae hardy in temperate North America J. Arnold Arbor. 57:298.


Check other web resources for Magnolia liliiflora Desr. :

  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.