The Tulip poplar has been a favorite landscaping shade tree for a long time. It can get quite large overtime so it is one you should not plant close to houses or other buildings. A fast-growing tree with bright green leaves that resemble tulip flowers in profile and turn golden yellow in fall. Greenish-yellow flowers are carried high in the tree. Stems are aromatic. Likes full sun. Grows to 70' to 90', 40' spread. It does grow quick and the bloom time in the spring will show you why this tree is referred to as the “Tulip” poplar tree.
To follow with your state regulations, we can not ship this plant to: Alaska or Hawaii or Arizona
Deliveries to WA, UT, ID, NV, MT, ND, SD MUST be shipped Bareroot.
average shipping height is 12” to 24”. We always send the tallest ones available that we have to you though. All of our trees ship Bareroot which means they will ship with no soil and no pot. This allows the plants to have a safer trip through the mail as well as to cut down on shipping costs majorly. The roots will be carefully removed from the pot they are growing in, and then wrapped in moist material with the roots sealed up to keep them moist during transit.
Name: Tulip Poplar
Other Names: Yellow Poplar
Grow Zone: 4 to 9
Growth Speed: Fast
Light Requirements: Likes Full Sun
Average Full Grown Height: 70' to 90'
Average Full Grown Width: 40'
Deciduous (loses Leaves) Or Evergreen (Holds Foilage All Year): Deciduous
Average Lifespan: 300 years