(1060) Magnolia

Reference work entry

1925 PA. Discovered 1925 Aug. 13 by K. Reinmuth at Heidelberg.

Named after a genus of North American and Asian shrubs and trees with entire evergreen or deciduous leaves and usually showy white, yellow, rose, or purple flowers appearing in early spring. (H 101)

See also the remark to planet  (1054).

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