Liriodendron tulipifera fastigiatum - Upright Tulip Tree

Liriodendron tulipifera fastigiatum - Upright Tulip Tree is a very attractive tall and narrow growing tree with brilliant autumn foliage. Liriodendron tulipifera ‘Fastigiatum’ will make a great addition to any ornamental garden.

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

Width: 5 metres.

Growth rate: Moderate to fast.

Form: Columnar with upright branching (almost parallel to the central leader).

Foliage: Liriodendron tulipifera fastigiatum - Upright Tulip Tree has distinctively-shaped, four-lobed, mid- to lime green leaves.

Autumn colour: Leaves become a rich golden-yellow in autumn. 

Flowers: Lightly fragrant, tulip-shaped flowers, greenish-yellow in colour with orange markings, late spring to early summer. Usually produced on trees approximately seven years or older.

Tolerances: Liriodendron tulipifera fastigiatum - Upright Tulip Tree 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. Tolerates air pollution. 

Landscape use:  Liriodendron tulipifera fastigiatum - Upright Tulip Tree is suitable as a focal point in large parks and gardens or as a large screening plant.



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 
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9am-5pm Mon-Fri, 11am-3pm Sat-Sun

55 McDougal Road, Neerim South VIC 3831
Ph: 03 56281507
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