Liriodendron tulipfera - Tulip Tree

Liriodendron tulipfera - Tulip Tree is a magnificent, large ornamental tree with unique foliage and flowers. The species is especially suitable for wide lawns in parks and gardens where its combined attributes of form, leaf shape, summer flowers and rich yellow autumn colour can be appreciated.

Height: 8 -13 metres. (Tends to reach its minimum height in an urban environment.) 

Width: 8 metres.

Growth rate: Moderate to fast.

Form: Conical to oval-rounded. 

Foliage: Mid- to lime-green. Leaves have a tulip shape.

Autumn colour: Liriodendron tulipfera - Tulip leaves turn a rich golden-yellow in autumn.

Flowers: Fragrant, greenish-yellow, tulip-shaped flowers with orange centres borne in clusters in late spring to early summer. It can take up to seven years for this tree to produce flowers.

Tolerances: Performs best in deep, well drained but moist loam soils that are slightly acid. Irrigation may be required during extremely dry periods. Best in full sun. Liriodendron tulipfera - Tulip even tolerates air pollution. 

Landscape use: Liriodendron tulipfera - Tulip Tree will make a lovely specimen tree in large lawns.



Order and delivery details

Our standard prices are as follows. Not all products are available in all sizes and there are some products that are charged at a premium rate.

25cm pots - $45 (minimum order 5)

45 litre bags - $230
75 litre bags - $330

Start From
100 litre bags - $450
150 and 200 litre bags - $550

(orders taken all year, RCB Field Grown Trees are dug and delivered in winter) 3m+ with large developed canopy - $450

Images are provided as a guide only to help identify plants.
Please call (03) 5628 1507 to confirm current stock availabilty,
and current plant size.

Transport to Melbourne: Blerick Tree Farm delivers year round to Melbourne Metro via our own transport. Click here to see delivery costs

Transport Interstate: For Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane and Adelaide, we use a third party plant transport company. Interstate transport is quoted per consignment, based on volume & space.

Transport to these locations will be a minimum of $250.

Office hours: Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm.

Nursery Opening Hours: Friday Saturday and Sunday 11am to 3pm

Email Us:
Blerick Tree Farm 
Open 7 days
9am-5pm Mon-Fri, 11am-3pm Sat-Sun

55 McDougal Road, Neerim South VIC 3831
Ph: 03 56281507
Mobile: 0417 535 917