Where is best to plant a Magnolia tree. NSEW? Out of wind? Shaded? Full sun?

Asked June 22, 2013, 9:35 AM EDT

Where is best to plant a Magnolia tree. NSEW? Out of wind? Shaded? Full sun?

Bell County Texas

1 Response

Magnolias prefer shade from our hot Texas sun while being established, but after establishment they can tolerate full sun to partial shade. The site should be away form drying winds. Mulch the root zone while it is young.