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Over half the world’s magnolia species are close to extinction in the wild, says new report

Magnolia wilsonii

Magnolia sargentiana

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The Harry Smith Collection/RHS

Magnolia sargentiana Endangered

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Paul Mathew

   
magnolia rouged alabaster
magnolia x soulangeana rustica rubra

Magnolia rouged alabaster

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Laura Pearson

Magnolia x soulangeana rustica rubra

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Laura Pearson

   
magnolia x proctoriana
magnolia quinquepeta stellata randy

Magnolia x proctoriana

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Laura Pearson

Magnolia quinquepeta stellata randy

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Laura Pearson

   
magnolia field survey in china
magnolia wolfii seeds

Surveying a Magnolia field site in China.

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Genlin Jaio

Seeds of Magnolia wolfii.

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Juan Lobo




Red List of the Magnoliaceae

The Red List of the Magnoliaceae, published jointly by Botanic Gardens Conservation International (BGCI) and Fauna & Flora International (FFI), through the Global Trees Campaign (GTC), identifies 131 wild magnolias as being in danger of extinction, from a global total of 245 species.

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Conserving Threatened Magnolia Species

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Some Threatened Magnolias

Over half the world’s magnolia species are close to extinction in the wild, says a new report from BGCI and Fauna and Flora International. We've gathered notes on some of the most threatened species.

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BGCI PlantSearch Database
The BGCI plant search allows you to research plants in living collections all around the world. It gives cross-referenced information with Red Data Lists, plant images, the International Plant Names Index, Crop Wild Relatives, and the Tree Conservation Database.
World Checklist of Magnoliaceae
Covering 7 genera, 223 species, this volume contains the first full list of the Magnolias (128 species). With additional information on life forms and distribution, and bibliography of the most relevant taxonomic literature, this is an essential reference for biologists, growers and collectors.
Global Trees Campaign
Over 8000 tree species, 10% of the world’s total, are threatened with extinction. The Global Trees Campaign is addressing the problems with help from botanic gardens and BGCI.