Tulip Poplar

(Liriodendron tulipifera) Deciduous tree. Columnar, broadly upright tree. Leaves are 5-8 " long. Cream- green tulip shaped flowers (2-1/2" ) bloom in June. Fruit is a brown, conelike structure about 3" long. Stately tall tree with yellow autumn foliage. 100 feet max.

Historic tours: near Colonial Williamsburg is Sherwood Forest Plantation: come take our QuickTime VR tour and see the home of President Tyler.