Little Gem Magnolia

Little Gem Magnolia

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Magnolia grandiflora 'Little Gem'

Little Gem is a moderate grower, very compact, with upright, branching, narrow form. Foliage is 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 Glossy Dark-Green
Seasonal Foilage Color Glossy Dark-Green 
Flowering Season Summer
Flower Color Creamy-White
Berries N/A
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 - 9