Tulip Tree

Beautiful Tuliplike Blooms

Pin It

Tulip Tree

Beautiful Tuliplike Blooms

  • Fast-growing shade tree
  • Yellow foliage in the fall
  • Tulip-shaped flowers in the spring
  • Pyramidal to conical habit
  • Ideal for large landscapes
This elegant, eye-catching deciduous tree holds its own in the largest yards. The Tulip Tree, or yellow poplar tree, is named after its sunshine yellow, tulip-shaped flowers that open in late spring. A fast-growing shade tree, it has a pyramidal to conical habit and bright green leaves. Its foliage turns a glowing yellow in the fall. Native to eastern North American, the Tulip Tree is the state tree of Indiana, Kentucky and Tennessee. It grows to 50-80 ft. tall. Zones 4-9.
Estimated Shipping Date:
X

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.

Spring 2022 Shipping Schedule
ZONE Fruit Trees
1A-4A 3/28/22 - 6/24/22
4B 3/28/22 - 6/24/22
5A 3/14/22 - 6/24/22
5B 2/28/22 - 6/24/22
6A 2/28/22 - 6/24/22
6B 2/28/22 - 6/24/22
7A 2/7/22 - 6/10/22
7B 2/7/22 - 6/10/22
8A & B 2/7/22 - 6/10/22
9A & B 2/7/22 - 6/10/22
10A & B 2/7/22 - 6/10/22
Last Order Date 1A-7B: 6/20/22
8A-10B: 6/6/22

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.

X
I'm gardening elsewhere.

Product Details

Product Details

  • Botanical Name: Liriodendron tulipifera
  • Height: 70 - 150 feet.
  • Spacing: 30 feet.
  • Spread:35 - 50 feet.
  • Light Required:Full Sun
  • Color: Pale Yellow
  • Size: 2-3' Bareroot
  • Blooms: Late Spring, All Spring
  • Zone: 4-9
  • Form: Tree
  • Flower Form: Pale yellow, resembling a tulip bloom.
  • Soil Requirements: Deep, moist, well-drained, slightly acidic loam soil.
  • Growth Rate: Moderate
  • Pruning: Prune in late winter or early spring to prevent excessive bleeding of sap.
  • Foliage: Squarish leaves with pointed tips and shallow lobes.

Reviews

Reviews

Question & Answers

Question & Answers

Planting Success: Step by Step

Planting Success: Step by Step

Trees

Trees - Unboxing
Trees - Unboxing
Trees - Planting Delayed
Trees - Planting Delayed
Trees - Site Prep
Trees - Site Prep
Trees - Planting
Trees - Planting
Trees - Fertilizer/Staking/Mulching
Trees - Fertilizer/Staking/Mulching
Trees - Reachables
Trees - Reachables

Recently Viewed

Up
Close