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.
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Dwarf Southern Magnolia