Magnolia Trees
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magnolia stopped blooming

Zone chicago | mpgryhnd added on April 30, 2015 | Answered

What would cause a magnolia to stop in the middle of blooming? I live in Chicago, no hard freezes. This tree was planted in 1946 and has bloomed every year.

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shelley
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Answered on April 30, 2015

I think your magnolia may have just hit the pause button in light of the cold spring weather we have been having.

Also, delayed or incomplete blooming can be attributed to winter injury:
http://msue.anr.msu.edu/news/why_are_trees_and_shrubs_so_slow_to_leaf_out_this_spring

For more information on the care of magnolia trees, please visit the following link:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/magnolia/magnolia-tree-care.htm

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