tulip tree

Liriodendron tulipifera (tulip tree)

Botanical Name Liriodendron tulipifera
Common Name tulip tree
Family Magnoliaceae
USDA Zone 4 thru 9
Light Requirement Full Sun
Season(s) of interest all seasons
Height and Spread 60-90ft x 30-50ft (18-27m x 9-15m)
Flower Color Yellow, Orange, Green
Attracts Wildlife Provides Food for Birds, Hosts Caterpillars of Butterflies/Moths, Attracts Pollinators,
Additional Information Native to Chicago Region.
Location in Lurie Garden South Lawn