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Tulip Poplar

Tulip Poplar

Regular price $22.88
Regular price Sale price $22.88
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Liriodendron tulipifera

Commonly known as the tulip tree or yellow poplar, is a grand deciduous tree native to North America. Celebrated for its distinctive tulip-shaped flowers with green and orange hues, it adds a touch of magnificence to landscapes. The tree's large, four-lobed leaves turn a vibrant yellow in the fall, creating a stunning autumnal spectacle. With a straight trunk and a tall, columnar form, the tulip tree is often prized for its timber. Adaptable to various soils, it is a favored choice for parks, avenues, and spacious gardens, providing both shade and ornamental beauty.

Origin: Native

Current Sale Size: 2 - 3 ft. bare root

Growth Rate: Rapid (25” or more / yr.)

Soils: Moist, organically rich, well-drained soils

Moisture: Mesic

Shade Tolerance: Sun

Mature Height: 60-90 ft.

Mature Spread: 30-50 ft.

Deer Damage Potential: Low

Uses: Fall color, shade tree, showy flowers, wildlife, street tree

Other: Tulip-like flowers.

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Missouri Botanical Gardens

USDA Plants Database

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