American Tulip Tree

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Scientific Name:
Liriodendron tulipifera
Hardiness/Growing Zone:
Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Growth Rate Per Year:
12-24 in.
Average Mature Height:
40-70 ft
Average Mature Spread:
30-50 ft
Soil Type:
Acidic, Clay, Loamy, Moist, Sandy
Soil Moisture:
Fall Color:
Pet Safe (Varies by breed and sensitivity):
Wildlife Attractant:
Deer, Rabbits, Hummingbirds, Other small mammals and birds
Flower Color:
Yellow, green, orange
Can’t Ship To:
Shipping Height:
2-4 ft.

Product Overview

Liriodendron tulipifera

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!  

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  • 4
    tulip tree

    Posted by lisa frazier on Jul 6th 2020

    tthe tulip tree looked nice when it got to me, so hope it will grow well.

  • 5
    Tulip tree

    Posted by Unknown on Feb 14th 2018

    Came packed very well,very good product.

  • 4
    Nice tree

    Posted by Sarah Lundell on Jan 16th 2018

    I bought this last spring. I received it. Planted it in late spring. It budded out. I’m hoping with the really mild winter we are having that everything lives next year in a drought.

  • 5
    growing fine

    Posted by Unknown on Oct 30th 2017

    looked dead for a while but has leaves now