Magnolia Trees
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How to make a magnolia tree bloom

Zone 7 | mbritton added on March 24, 2015 | Answered

I have had this tree for 10 years. It is finally about 10 feet tall, but it has never bloomed. What am I doing wrong?

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shelley
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Answered on March 25, 2015

Was your magnolia grown from seed by chance? If so, you haven't done anything wrong - it can take up to 10-15 years to bloom.

Does your tree look healthy?

Do a double-check on the care of magnolias by reading the following article - is it getting the sunlight, water and fertilizer that it needs?
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/magnolia/magnolia-tree-care.htm

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