Tulip tree, a type of shade tree
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Tulip Tree

Tulip tree
(Liriodendron tulipifera)
Zones 5–9

Features a straight trunk and oval crown. Striking, broad, lobed leaves often conceal springtime chartreuse tulip-shaped flowers; leaves turn yellow in fall. Grows 75–90 feet high by 40–50 feet wide; prefers full sun and deep, moist, slightly acid soil.
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