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Liriodendron tulipifera 'Fastigiata'

More About Liriodendron tulipifera 'Fastigiata'

  • AKA Liriodendron tulipifera 'Fastigiatum'
  • Narrow, columnar habit with sharply ascending branches
  • Cup-shaped, tulip-like flowers bloom after the leaf is fully developed
  • Flowers are green with an orange band at the base of each petal
  • Four-lobed, bright green leaves turn golden-yellow in the fall
  • Bloom Time: Late spring

Zone:

5

Height:

16-18 m

Spread:

5-6 m

Colour:

Yellow
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Columnar Tulip Tree Growing and Maintenance Tips

A good specimen, ideal for a vertical accent in the landscape where space is limited. Tulip-like flowers appear after the leaves have emerged, giving it additional visual appeal.


Liriodendron tulipifera 'Fastigiata' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fall Color
Deciduous

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum

Habit

Compact
Columnar

Foliage Color

Green
Golden
Yellow

Landscape uses

Specimen

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