Skinner’s Banana Shrub
Common Name: Skinner’s Banana Shrub
Scientific Name: Magnolia figo var. skinneriana
Origin: Skinner’s Banana Shrub is native to China
Bloom time: Early summer
Though you may not notice the small creamy yellow blooms on this small evergreen tree you can’t miss the fragrance. They perfume the garden for a full month in early summer. Think banana candy!