How do i maintain a tulip poplar tree?

Answer Water the tulip poplar tree three times per week for the first two months after planting. Pour two to three gallons of water per inch of tree trunk diameter slowly above the root ball. After two mo... Read More »

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White Poplar Vs. Tulip Poplar?

Despite their names, white poplar (Populus alba) and tulip poplar (Liriodendron tulipifera) are not related; they belong to different tree families. While white poplar is part of the Populus family... Read More »

What is the scientific name for a tulip poplar?

The tulip poplar, scientific name Liriodendron tulipifera, is a tall species found in eastern forests also known as the tulip tree or yellow poplar. The tree is actually from the magnolia family an... Read More »

When do tulip poplar trees in Tennessee have leaves?

In Tennessee the tulip poplar tree, also called a yellow poplar, has leaves from late spring until the middle of fall. Although the tree loses its leaves, it displays duckbill-shaped buds during th... Read More »

What is a poplar tree?

Poplars are fast-growing trees with oval leaves that are found throughout North America, Europe, Northern Africa and near the Arctic Circle. Popular varieties of the tree include the balsam, cotton... Read More »