The American Tulip Tree grows well in USDA Hardiness Zones 4-9. It typically thrives in Full Sun and can grow 12-24 in. per year. Once full grown they can reach a height of 40-70 ft and a spread of 30-50 ft. The American Tulip Tree does best in Well-Drained Acidic, Clay, Loamy, Moist, Sandy soil. In fall expect to see the leaves transition to a beautiful hue of Yellow. Pet sensitivites are always specifc to size and breed so please check with a vet before allowing your pet to consume any part of a plant. However, general studies do show that these are pet safe. Be ready to see a variety of wildlife drawn to the American Tulip Tree as they can attract Deer, Rabbits, Hummingbirds, Other small mammals and birds. Once in bloom the flowers will be Yellow, green, orange in color. When receiving your plant they will ship to you between 2-4 ft. in height. We unfortuately can not send these to the following states: AK, HI. We apologize! We only ship to the Continental U.S. and some states and the USDA have restrictions on specific plants. Please refer to the above section for a breakdown of the plant details and information. Happy Planting!