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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
Hardy Planting Zone: 3-9
Bloom Season: Spring (begins to bloom around April to June)
Bloom Color: Yellow-Orange (once it reaches full bloom in fall)
Height at Maturity: 80-90ft
Soil Type Preferred: Various (acidic, clay-based but grows best in deep, rich, moist soil like loam, for example, as long as the soil is acidic, the tree will thrive)
Sun or Shade: Full or Partial Sunlight
Tulip Poplar (Liriodendron tulipifera) is a fast-growing species of plant.
It is native to the Eastern part of North America, spanning as far North as Southern Ontario and as far south as Illinois.
Tulip Poplar trees are beautiful trees for any lawn or landscape. They can help brighten up any property by adding a neat splash of color when in full bloom. It features bright green leaves and flowers that are shaped like tulips. Once it reaches full bloom in fall, it turns a bright, luminous yellow-orange color.
Unlike most other fast-growing species, its total height and durability make it a valuable tree for timber.
Unlike other fast-growing trees, weak wood strength and short life spans are not a problem. It grows at six feet per year, which adds to its attractiveness as an option for any plot of land.
Tulip Poplar trees are the state tree in Kentucky, Indiana, and Tennessee. Although they can be found over a great deal of North America and cover many lands, they are commonly found in the Southern United States.
Its fast-growing nature, height, and spread (40’ width at maturity) make it an excellent shade tree, and its natural color adds life to any landscape or property. Its color and thickness make it an attractive option for birds and wildlife as well.
It’s also low-maintenance and easy to maintain, making it an ideal addition to any landscape or lawn.
With beauty, durability, and fast growth, Tulip Poplar trees will make a fine addition to any lawn, landscape, or property, providing shade and beauty.