Liriodendron tulipifera


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Related to Liriodendron tulipifera: tulip poplar, Liquidambar styraciflua, Ginkgo biloba
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Noun1.Liriodendron tulipifera - tall North American deciduous timber tree having large tulip-shaped greenish yellow flowers and conelike fruitLiriodendron tulipifera - tall North American deciduous timber tree having large tulip-shaped greenish yellow flowers and conelike fruit; yields soft white woods used especially for cabinet work
true tulipwood, whitewood, yellow poplar, tulipwood, white poplar - light easily worked wood of a tulip tree; used for furniture and veneer
angiospermous tree, flowering tree - any tree having seeds and ovules contained in the ovary
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The species included in this study were Quercus rubra, Liriodendron tulipifera, Quercus alba, Robinia pseudoacacia, Pinus strobus, Pinus resinosa, and Acer saccharum.
A 1913 publication of the Oklahoma Geological Survey mentions Liriodendron tulipifera and states definitively: "This tree is not a native of this State, as its range is confined to the states east of the Mississippi.
Petiole mechanics, leaf inclination, morphology, and investment in support in relation to light availability in the canopy of Liriodendron tulipifera.
It can maintain a seed bank for at least a year and it has a germination advantage over Liriodendron tulipifera, although L.
Here are also to be found goodly specimens of Camellias, Gardenias, Rhododendrons, Weigelas, both plain and variegated leaved; Jacaranda mimosifolia, Hippeastrums, Magnolia fuscata, White everlasting Peas, Mahonia Leschenaultii, Chimonanthus fragrans, Liriodendron tulipifera, or, tulip tree; Ligustrums, the pretty Acmena pendula, Camphors, Guilder rose, Liliums, and even the Eucharis amazonica, planted in the open ground, and to all appearances thriving well, apropo of this plant, Mr Saunderson stated that he had flowered it some eight or nine years since at Sir William Macarthur's at Camden.
Among many other plants, he brought Angelica archangelica to Britain and his son, who also travelled to America, introduced Yucca filamentosa and the tulip tree, Liriodendron tulipifera.
The list of common names for Liriodendron tulipifera include tulip poplar and tulip tree.
glauca * Sweet Gum Liquidambar styraciflua * Sycamore Platanus occidentalis * Tulip tree Liriodendron tulipifera * Walnut Juglans species Black J.
douglasii 5b tulip-tree Liriodendron tulipifera 5b sycamore Platanus occidentalis 5b horsechestnut Aesculus hippocastanum 6 European beech Fagus sylvatica 6 tree-of-heaven Ailanthus altissima 6 redbud Cercis canadensis 6 goldenchain tree Laburnum X watereri 6 yellow-cedar Chamaecyparis nootkatensis 6 western redcedar Thuja plicata 6b eastern flowering dogwood Cornus florida 7 sweetgum Liquidambar styraciflua 7b Douglas-fir Pseudotsuga menziesii var.
virginiana Eastern red cedar Koelreuteria paniculata Golden raintree Lagerstroemia indica Crape myrtle Larix laricina Tamarac Liquidambar styraciflua Sweetgum Liriodendron tulipifera Tulip tree Magnolia grandiflora Southern magnolia M.