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We dig plants when your order is received, and ship immediately via US Priority Mail. You will receive a tracking number via email when plants are shipped. All plants are packed to be safe in their packages for up to 3 days after receipt.
How We Protect Your Plants For Transit
We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This provides superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.
Upon Receipt Of Your Plants
Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receipt unless weather prohibits. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water daily for the first week after planting.
Tulip Poplar Seedlings are Fast-Growing deciduous Trees
The Tulip Poplar Seedlings is a tree that bears tulip-shaped flowers, which are usually bright yellow or orange colored. They are not related to either the poplar or the tulip but are instead part of the magnolia family; Tulip Poplar Seedlings grow best in hardiness zones five through nine but can survive in zone four. They are fast-growing and can reach a height of 70' to 90'. They require full sun and thrive in various soils; however, they grow best in moist soil. The spread of the tulip poplar can be between 30' to 40'. Because of their immense size, you should plant Tulip Poplar Seedlings away from buildings; however, you may plant them among other trees. It gets its name from its flowers, which bloom in midsummer and resemble those of the tulip plant. These have yellow petals with bright orange bases and centers and fragrant stems. Hummingbirds and bees love these blossoms for the abundant nectar they produce, and bakers highly value the dark honey it makes.
Tulip Poplar Seedlings have Pretty Yellow Blooms to Attract Honeybees and Hummingbirds
It is frequently used in kitchenware, for artistic carving, particularly for planks since the trunk usually grows straight up without branching for quite a distance. The four-lobed leaves are large and glossy, bright green in the summer and turning golden yellow in the fall. Their habit of fluttering in the wind has caused the tree to be commonly referred to as a popular, but in truth, it is no more related to that genus than it is to the tulip plant. It can grow huge, up to 190 feet tall and 10 feet in diameter at the trunk, but the expected growth is closer to about 100 feet. It does best in moist but well-drained soils and responds well to fertilizer. An excellent shade tree that enjoys the partial sun, its growth is affected by placing it in the full sun. The canopy is lush in the summertime, conical in shape, and in a mature tree should occupy about half of its total height.
Tulip Poplar Seedlings grow best in the shade
USDA Hardiness Zones: 5 to 9a
Mature Height: 100 to 165 feet
Mature Width: 20 to 40 feet
Light Requirements: Shade
Soil Requirements: Loamy and well-drained
Botanical Name: Liriodendron tulipifera