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Liriodendron tulipifera Tulip Tree

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pot size: 33cm
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Liriodendron tulipifera Tulip Tree is a magnificent, large ornamental tree with unique foliage and flowers. The species is especially suitable for wide lawns in parks and gardens where its combined attributes of form, leaf shape, summer flowers and rich yellow autumn colour can be appreciated.
Height: 13mt, Width: 8mt
Growth rate: Moderate to fast.
Habit: Broadly conical to oval-rounded. Eventually becomes a large tree.
Foliage: Mid- to lime-green four-lobed leaves up to 20 cm long, distinctly 'saddle'- shaped. The autumn colour is rich golden-yellow.
To grow Liriodendron tulipifera, choose a sunny location with well-draining soil. Plant it at the same depth as the container and water regularly. Mulch to retain moisture. Prune in late winter. Provide protection from strong winds. Fertilize in spring. The tree can tolerate various soil types but prefers slightly acidic soil.

Liriodendron tulipifera Tulip Tree is available from Online Plants, Australia's leading e-commerce plant nursery. Located in Melbourne we offer fast, accurate and careful plant delivery to all Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, Canberra and Brisbane, metropolitan and regional areas.
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