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Tuliptree (Liriodendron)

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Tuliptree Genus Details

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Tuliptrees are native to the eastern U.S. They are tall trees, reaching 80-90' with long straight trunks and narrow crowns. The leaves can be 3-6" long and wide and turn yellow in the autumn. The flowers are 1 1/2"-2" long wide cups shaped with 6 round yellowish-green petals. Pioneers hollowed out a single tuliptree log to make a long lightweight canoe.
Tulip tree (Liriodendron tulipifera)
Tulip tree (Liriodendron tulipifera)
Tulip tree (Liriodendron tulipifera)
Tulip tree (Liriodendron tulipifera)

Tuliptree Allergy Info

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Tuliptrees are low in allergencity.

Tuliptree Pollen Description

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No pollen description is currently available.

Species in This Genus

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Allergenicity Legend:
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Tuliptree (Liriodendron) is a genus of the MAGNOLIACEAE family.
This genus includes the following allergenic species:

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Tuliptree Genus Location

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The shaded areas on the map indicates where the genus has been observed in the United States. Click the map to see a full scale version of these allergy areas.
  - Native, observed in a county
  - Introduced, observed in a county
  - Rarely observed

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