Simply Trees

Little Gem Magnolia Tree

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$128.00
 
Once a weekFull sunDeer resistantSpring to fall
 
This magnificent tree is a compact and evergreen beauty that will capture your heart with its stunning features. At maturity, the Little Gem Magnolia stands tall, reaching a height of about 15-20 feet, making it the perfect choice for smaller gardens or tight spaces. Its glossy, dark green leaves provide an elegant backdrop for the breathtaking creamy-white flowers that bloom throughout the summer, emitting a delightful fragrance that fills the air.
 

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Expect lush and glossy foliage that remains evergreen throughout the year, adding beauty and color to your landscape even in the winter months. During the summer, expect the tree to be adorned with an abundance of fragrant creamy-white flowers that will attract butterflies and add a touch of elegance to your outdoor space.

Growth rate: Moderate growth rate; growing 1-2 ft per year. Reaches a mature height of 20 to 25 feet and has a spread of about 10 to 15 feet.

Please note: Images on our website depict plants and trees at full maturity to showcase their expected grown characteristics. These images are illustrative examples only and do not represent the size of plants or trees upon delivery.

Pruning: The Little Gem Magnolia Tree generally requires minimal pruning. Remove any dead or damaged branches as needed throughout the year to maintain its shape and promote healthy growth.

Fertilization: Fertilize the Little Gem Magnolia Tree in early spring with a slow-release fertilizer specifically formulated for trees and shrubs. Follow the package instructions for the recommended amount and apply it evenly around the base of the tree. Water thoroughly after fertilization.

Winter Protection: In colder regions where temperatures drop below freezing, provide winter protection for the Little Gem Magnolia Tree. Apply a layer of mulch around the base of the tree to insulate the roots and protect them from extreme cold. Consider wrapping the tree with burlap or covering it with a frost blanket during severe cold spells.


When planting the Little Gem Magnolia Tree, choose a location with well-drained soil and plenty of sunlight. Dig a hole that is twice as wide and just as deep as the root ball. Place the tree in the hole, ensuring the top of the root ball is level with or slightly above the soil surface. Backfill the hole with soil, gently firming it around the base of the tree. Water the newly planted tree thoroughly to settle the soil.

The Little Gem Magnolia Tree thrives in full sun to partial shade. Water the tree deeply once a week, allowing the soil to dry out slightly between waterings. Adjust the watering frequency during hot and dry periods, increasing it to keep the soil consistently moist.

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We have perfected packaging and shipping plants & trees! That is why we DO NOT use any third-party fulfillment like most other online retailers. Your trees go straight from our farm to your door, safely packaged by our team of seasoned professionals. Our process ensures your plants leave our facility and arrive to your door in the best condition possible!

In cases of extreme cold or hot weather, we may temporarily delay shipping to ensure the well-being of your plants. Our primary focus is on delivering healthy and thriving plants to you. Rest assured, we'll make every effort to notify you of any delays promptly.

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At Simply Trees, we're committed to your satisfaction. If your plants arrive considerably damaged or sustained damage beyond the point of recovery, please contact us within five days at sales@simplytrees.store with clear photos for assistance. Our 30-day guarantee covers issues after planting, subject to our terms and conditions. We can't cover plants in the wrong climate or with inadequate care, but we're here to help in other situations. For a detailed understanding of our 30-day guarantee and how we ensure a fair process, click here to learn more.

USDA GROW ZONE:

Zones 7-9

The Little Gem Magnolia Tree, or Magnolia grandiflora 'Little Gem', grows best in USDA hardiness zones 7 to 9. It is known for its excellent hardiness and ability to tolerate a range of temperatures within these zones.

Our Process

We have perfected packaging and shipping plants & trees! That is why we DO NOT use any third-party fulfillment like most other online retailers. Your trees go straight from our farm to your door, safely packaged by our team of seasoned professionals. Our process ensures your plants leave our facility and arrive to your door in the best condition possible!