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Southern magnolia 'Little Gem'    

Magnolia grandiflora

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Little Gem is a variety of Southern magnolia which is a member of the Magnolia family. Its botanical name is Magnolia grandiflora 'Little Gem'. Blooms normally display as a colour very similar to   White, and typically produces a strong Lemon fragrance. Leaves usually appear in   Midnight green and   Traditional brown colour. Little Gem is known for its Erect habit and growing to a height of approximately 3.00 metres (9.75 feet). This variety tends to bloom in early summer.

United States is believed to be where Little Gem originates from.

Little Gem Southern magnolia is normally fairly low maintenance and quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Little Gem have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Little Gem

  • Full Sun

The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Little Gem are Zone 7 and Zone 9.

Growing Little Gem from seed

Transplanting Little Gem

Harvesting Little Gem

Other Names for Southern magnolia 'Little Gem'

Dwarf Southern Magnolia