Whitewood, Tuliptree, Tulip Poplar, Yellow Poplar, American Tulip Tree, Tulip Magnolia Liriodendron tulipifera

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Liriodendron tulipifera dewinged

Family:

Magnoliaceae

Genus:

Liriodendron

Species:

tulipifera

Common Name:

Whitewood, Tuliptree, Tulip Poplar, Yellow Poplar, American Tulip Tree, Tulip Magnolia

Seeds Per Pound:
13,166
Quantity:
6.89 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
14
Germination:
94%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
170 feet
Collection Locale:
Kentucky
Crop Year:
2014
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
4
In Stock: 6.89 lb
Prices
  • Liriodendron tulipifera dw

Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
$8.95
10 g
$69.95
1 oz
$149.50
1 lb
$1,495.00
1 kg
$2,900.00
Growing Info:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: cold stratify for 180 days.
Germination: sow seed 1/4" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
In a Nutshell:
* The tulip tree is one of the largest of the native trees of the eastern United States, known to reach the height of 190 feet (58 m), with a trunk 10 feet (3 m) in diameter; its ordinary height is 70 feet (21 m) to 100 feet (30 m). It prefers deep, rich, and rather moist soil; it is common, though not abundant, nor is it solitary. more...
* This is a magnificent and grand tree especially in it's later years and it's unique leaf makes this tree recognizable. Susceptibility to drought is it's only real drawback and the plant has numerous landscape assets.
* The flowers are large, brilliant, and on detached trees numerous. Their color is greenish yellow with dashes of red and orange, and their resemblance to a tulip very marked. more...
* A valuable timber, it weighs 26lb per cubic foot and is much used for interior finishes, furniture, construction and plywood. more...
* Liriodendron Tulipifera is a deciduous Tree growing to 30 m (98ft) by 12 m (39ft) at a medium rate. more...
* A gold-coloured dye is obtained from the bark. more...
Other:

The tuliptree is still beloved for its beauty today, serving as the state tree of Kentucky, Indiana and Tennessee. It is the tallest of the eastern hardwoods—and a rapid grower when conditions are right.

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