Liriodendron tulipifera

Tulip Tree

This is a beautiful tall tree with large leaves that have a lovely shape and smooth soft texture. It has striking yellowish-green flowers decorated with flecks of orange. The flowers are solitary and sit in the extreme upper-most branches, resembling tulips, hence the common-name reference to the tulip tree.

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This tree currently has the following pot sizes in production.
40cm/27L 1.6-1.8m In production
50cm/52L 2.0-2.5m In production
150L 3.0-3.5m In production
Common Name Tulip Tree
Foliage Deciduous 186
Form Oval 118
Mature Size 20 x 8m
Family Magnoliaceae 2
Genus Liriodendron 3
Species Tulipifera 3
Uses
A spectacular tree that would make a magnificent specimen tree in a large lawn or public park.
Position & Soil
Prefers a well drained, fertile, slightly acidic soil in a temperate climate but also tolerates most soils Enjoys full sun but can occasional get sun scorched leaves. Tolerates air pollution.
Contract Growing
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Delivery
Based in Melbourne, Australia, our trucks deliver into Melbourne and its greater metropolitan area. We utilise green life freight companies to deliver beyond that point into country Victoria, New South Wales, South Australia and Queensland. We have certification ICA42 for the treatment of Myrtaceae stock delivered into South Australia. Due to quarantine restrictions we are unable to deliver into Western Australia and Tasmania. International delivery is not offered.

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