Magnolia grandiflora ‘Little Gem’ – Half Standard

Southern Magnolia, Bull Bay

Magnolia grandiflora is an evergreen tree native to the Southeastern United States of American and occurs naturally in moist soils near bodies of water. Large glossy leaves provide a wonderful backdrop to large, lemon-scented flowers which are white sometimes with a flush of pink near the base of the petals.

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Origin: Southeastern USA
Genus: Magnolia
Species / Cultivar: grandiflora 'Little Gem'
Common Name: Southern Magnolia, Bull Bay
Soil: Moist but Well Drained
Soil that allows water to drain at a moderate rate, without the water pooling.
Growth Rate: Slow
This plant is particularly slow to grow, even during growing season.
Maintenance: Low
Minimal skill or input needed beyond the basics, a very independent plant.
Situation: Full Sun to Part Shade
Enjoys direct sun most of the day, but tolerant of fewer sunlit hours or light dappling.
Eventual Height: 4-8m
The plant's ultimate height in typical growing conditions.
Eventual Spread: 2.5-4m
The plant's ultimate spread in typical growing conditions.
Hardiness: Hardy
Survives unprotected in an average winter. May need protection in extreme long frosts.
Habit: Evergreen
Always in leaf throughout the year. It won't lose all its leaves at any one time.

Did you know?

Magnolia grandiflora is the state tree of Mississippi and the state flower of Louisiana.


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