If you have an evergreen variety, anything you plant under the tree must tolerate the deepest shade. Shop Related Categories. Magnolia’s are classic trees that are known for growing in hot climates, though there are many varieties of this tree that are cold hardy and can be grown in a wide range of climates. Selecting magnolia companion plants can be a challenge. Apr 26, 2019 - Explore June Miller's board "Magnolia Trees", followed by 3146 people on Pinterest. Chalice-shaped, the blossoms, up to 4 in. Magnolia Tree Companions. across (10 cm), count 6-8 erect tepals, purple-red on the outside and fading to pale pink inside. With size ranging from small shrubs to large trees up to 8m tall, the magnolia prefers a position in full sun, so is an excellent choice of small tree for your front garden – its winter-flowering blooms last into spring and with a magnificent display in an often otherwise bare winter garden. 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