|Common Name||Liriodendron, Tulip Tree, Tulip Poplar Plant,Liriodendron tulipifera.|
|Maximum Reachable Height||60.00 to 90.00 feet|
|Flower Colour||Yellow with orange|
|Bloom Time||May to June|
|Difficulty Level||easy to grow|
Planting And Care
Caring 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 tulipiferaâ€” known as the tulip tree, American tulip tree, tulip tree, tulip poplar, whitewood, fiddle-tree, and yellow poplarâ€” 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.
|Fertilizer||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
- tonic and heart