If you are looking for a stunning tree that grows quickly and does not suffer from many pest problems, your search is over.
Look upward in April to June in parts of the east and southeast parts of the United States. During these months in the spring, the tulip poplar tree will be in full bloom with yellowish green to orange cupped fragrant flowers, 2 to 3 inches in diameter covering the plant.
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
||Liriodendron, Tulip Tree, Tulip Poplar Plant,Liriodendron tulipifera.
|Maximum Reachable Height
||60.00 to 90.00 feet
||Yellow with orange
||May to June
||easy to grow
Planting and careCaring for a tulip tree is relatively easy. Fertilize in early spring and watch for pests and disease. Stake young trees early on and train to one straight leader. Due to the rapid growth of this tree, pruning is essential. It poses a competitive challenge to other trees in the nearby area and the brittle branches pose a possible hazard to passersby..
Liriodendron tulipifera,known as the tulip tree, American tulip tree, tuliptree, tulip poplar, whitewood, fiddle-tree, and yellow poplar,is the Western Hemisphere representative of the two-species genus Liriodendron, and the tallest eastern hardwood. ... The tulip tree is the state tree of Indiana, Kentucky, and Tennessee.
||Apply any organic fertilizer
Liriodendron special feature
Very large shade or lawn tree for large landscapes. Generally not recommended as a street tree.
- The plant is used for ornamental purpose