Magnolia Grandiflora 'Little Gem'

Magnolia Little Gem

The Magnolia Little Gem is a compact tree. Is it slow growing, but can reach as high at 20 Feet full grown. It produces beautiful white, very fragrant flowers from Spring through Fall, but flower production slows in summer. The leaves are glossy and green with brown undersides.  

More About Magnolia Grandiflora 'Little Gem'

  • Low maintenance compact tree
  • Beautiful fragrant flowers
  • Evergreen glossy green foliage
  • Suitable for warmer climates; not cold tolerant

We offer the Magnolia Little Gem in a 15 gallon container. 

Magnolia Little Gem Growing and Maintenance Tips

Fertilize in the spring after blooming with a fertilizer for acid-loving plants. Water frequently until plant is established, then at least weekly unless extreme heat. Soil should be rich and well drained. 


20 Feet


10 Feet

Hardiness Zone:


Magnolia Grandiflora 'Little Gem' Characteristics


  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Attracts Wildlife

  • Attracts Songbirds

Soil Moisture

  • Average Water
  • Moist, Well-Drained


  • Cut Flower/Foliage
  • Low Maintenance
  • Fragrant
  • Long Blooming
  • Heat Tolerant
  • Evergreen

Foliage Color

  • Dark Green


  • Upright

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Spring

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • Spring Bloomer
  • Winter
  • Summer
  • Fall