Himalayan region, but it is now found distributed throughout tropical and subtropical Asia.
They are easy to grow and maintain. They love a lot of light and warmth but prefer filtered sunlight. The best location for it is the place where it receives direct and ample sunlight in early morning but partial light for the rest of the day. Suitable for containers, it has shallow and brittle root system. It likes moderate watering in acidic and well-drained soil. As a general rule, water lavishly when the plant is young to allow it to develop good root system. Water mature trees moderately and feed with a general purpose fertilizer during spring. Prune in winter when plant goes dormant.
The Magnolia grows best in full sun and is moderately drought tolerant on deep, fertile, well-drained soil.
Grown in gardens, ornamental tree, landscaping, grassland, elsewhere and indoors as a houseplant (front or backyard)
Plants with thin leaves need daily watering and ones with thick leaves need watering 3-4 times a week. This will also depend on the season. Generally during the blooming period, plants love a lot of water. Try keeping the soil moist. During winters it is better to cut back on watering.
Keep the plants in a well drained soil with a drainage hole at the bottom. This will help to avoid over watering. Take care as to not leave stagnant water on top of the soil. Fertilise the plant once in 2-3 weeks during its blooming period. Do not fertilise it in winters.