Little Gem Magnolia

Little Gem Magnolia

Regular price $125.00 Sale

Magnolia grandiflora 'Little Gem'

Little Gem is a moderate grower, very compact, with upright, branching, narrow form.

Foliage is smaller, dark green, with rusty-bronze coloring on the leaf underside.

A heavy bloomer, white flowers appearing early, then again in late summer.

Originated by Warren Steed of Steed's Nursery, Candor, NC. Grafted.

*Deer Resistant*                                      Attracts: Birds, Bees & Butterflies

 

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Large shrub or small tree
Foilage Type Broadleaf evergreen
Height 20' - 30'
Spread 10' - 20'
Shape Pyramidal tree-form
Primary Foilage Color Green, dark, glossy
Seasonal Foilage Color
Flowering Season Summer
Flower Color White, creamy
Berries
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Slow
Sun Preferences Sun to partial shade
Water Preferences Moist - Prepare planting area for adequate drainage. Poor drainage may result in root rot. 
Cold Hardiness Zone 7  to 9