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Tulip Tree

Beautiful Tuliplike Blooms

An elegant, eye-catching specimen that holds its own in the largest yards. Sunshine yellow, tulip-shaped flowers in late spring. Glowing yellow foliage in fall. Fast growing to 50-80 ft. Zones 4-9.

NOTE: We are unable to ship our trees to PO Boxes at this time.

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Product Details

  • Botanical Name: 'Liriodendron tulipifera'
  • Height: 70 - 150 feet.
  • Spacing: 30 feet.
  • Depth: Plant at stain on trunk.
  • Spread: 35 - 50 feet.
  • Light Required: Full sun.
  • Color: Yellow
  • Foliage: 3 - 8 inches long and wide: somewhat maple-shaped with flattened end.
  • Blooms: May-early June.
  • Zone: 4 - 9 (-20° F.).
  • Form: Tall, oval-rounded.
  • Flower Form: Magnolia type flower.
  • Soil Requirements: Deep, moist, well-drained, slightly acidic loam soil.
  • Growth Rate: 2 - 3 feet per year.
  • Pruning: Prune in late Winter if needed.
  • Size: 1 1/2 - 3 1/2 inch blooms.
  • Comments: If heavy soil, add peat, dehydrated cow manure, or compost. Hold tree in hole with previous planting stain at ground level. Spread roots, add 1/2 of the soil, compact, complete filling, compact, and water well. May take up to 10 years to flower. Foliage turns golden-yellow in Fall. Because of it's large size, it is not a tree to be planted next to a house, or in a small landscape. Official state tree of Indiana, Tennessee and Kentucky. On the preservation list in Arkansas, Mississippi, and Missouri.

Shipping

Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2019 Spring Shipping Schedule
ZONE Fruit Trees
1A-4A 4/1/19 - 6/21/19
4B 4/1/19 - 6/21/19
5A 3/18/19 - 6/21/19
5B 3/4/19 - 6/21/19
6A 3/4/19 - 6/21/19
6B 3/4/19 - 6/21/19
7A 2/11/19 - 6/21/19
7B 2/11/19 - 6/21/19
8A & B 2/11/19 - 6/21/19
9A & B 2/11/19 - 6/21/19
10A & B 2/11/19 - 6/21/19
Last Order Date 6/17/2019

Additional Shipping Notes:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.

Sorry, we cannot ship products to Hawaii, Alaska, APO/FPO or outside the contiguous United States. Please provide a street address as some products are unable to be delivered to Post Office boxes.

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