American Tulip Tree

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

Product Overview

Liriodendron tulipifera

The American Tulip Tree grows well in USDA Hardiness Zones 4-9. It typically thrives in Full Sun and has a 12-24 Inches growth rate per year. Once full grown they can reach a height of 40-70 Feet and 30-50 Feet in spread. The American Tulip Tree does well or is tolerant in Well-Drained Acidic, Clay, Loamy, Moist, Sandy soil. In fall expect to see the leaves transition to a beautiful hue of Yellow. 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 Feet in height. We unfortunately 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 07/06/20

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

  • 5
    Tulip tree

    Posted by Unknown on 02/14/18

    Came packed very well,very good product.

  • 4
    Nice tree

    Posted by Sarah Lundell on 01/16/18

    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 10/30/17

    looked dead for a while but has leaves now