Liriodendron tulipifera 'Little Volunteer' PP19,581

Little Volunteer Tulip Poplar

This is a new form with diminutive leaves and stature - both are much smaller than the typical form found in the forests. A great choice for smaller areas where large-growing seedlings just wouldn't fit! Fall color is a good butter yellow.

Category: Medium shade tree; deciduous
Hardiness: 4 to 9
Foliage: Bright medium green; unique shape
Fall Color: Butter yellow
Flower: Green and orange tulip-like flowers; not showy from a distance, but lovely close-up
Bark: Narrowly furrowed, gray
Texture: Medium
Shape: Compact pyramidal
Mature Size: 30-35' tall by 18-20' wide
Growth Rate: Fast
Adaptability: Moist, well-drained soils; pH adaptable
Native Habitat: Native to Eastern US