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Tulip Tree
Liriodendron tulipifera

A beautiful and unusual large North American tree of even upright habit with curiously shaped 3-lobed leaves which turn a brilliant butter-yellow in autumn. Peculiar orange tinged tulip-shaped flowers are produced in summer on mature specimens. A vigorous and hardy tree, ultimately up to large size,it will thrive in any site given fertile soil.

Size after 10 years:
approximately 5m (16ft) tall by 2.5m (8ft) across