Michelia figo. BANANA SHRUB. Magnoliaceae. China
A single tree remaining of a row planted at the southwest
corner of the old Career Development Center was removed May 2005 during remodelling of the building. There are no
other known campus locations.
MAGNOLIACEAE (Magnolia family)
Illustrations (links open new windows): habit |Additions/Revisions: Last tree removed Spring 2005.
Name derivation, genus | species Pietro Mecheli (1670-1737), Florentine botanist noted for work on fungi |Related material: