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Taxon: Magnolia ×alba (DC.) Figlar

Genus: Magnolia
Subgenus: Yulania
Section: Michelia
Family: Magnoliaceae
Subfamily: Magnolioideae
Nomen number: 452629
Place of publication: Proc. internat. symp. fam. Magnoliac. 21. 2000 ("1998")
Link to protologue:
Comment: [= M. champaca × M. montana]
Name Verified on: 19-Apr-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (as Michelia × alba)
  • Food additives: flavoring (flowers used to prepare yulan tea in China fide Pl Res SEAs 19:136. 1999, as Michelia × alba)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated (only cult.)


  1. Personal Care Products Council. INCI

Check other web resources for Magnolia ×alba (DC.) Figlar :

  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=452629. Accessed 20 September 2019.