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Liriodendron tulipifera 'Fastigiatum' (Tulip tree 'Fastigiatum')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
20m
Max height
8m
Max spread
20-50 Years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Liriodendron tulipifera 'Fastigiatum'

Other names

Tulip tree 'Fastigiatum'

Genus

Liriodendron Liriodendron

Variety or Cultivar

'Fastigiatum' _ 'Fastigiatum' is a narrowly columnar, deciduous tree with upright branches bearing saddle-shaped, dark green leaves turning yellow in autumn and, in summer, upright, tulip-shaped, yellow-green and orange flowers.


Liriodendron tulipifera 'Fastigiatum' is: Deciduous

Habit

Narrowly conical

Flower

Orange, Yellow-green in Summer

Foliage

Green in Summer; Yellow in Autumn

How to care

Watch out for

Pests

Generally pest-free

Diseases

Generally disease-free

General care

Propagation methods

Grafting


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Where to grow

Liriodendron tulipifera 'Fastigiatum' (Tulip tree 'Fastigiatum') will reach a height of 20m and a spread of 8m after 20-50 Years.

Suggested uses

Architectural, Low Maintenance, Specimen tree

Cultivation

Grow in rich, moisture-retentive but well-drained soil. Provide shelter from cold winds and late frosts.

Soil type

Clay, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

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Botanical name

Liriodendron tulipifera 'Fastigiatum'

Other names

Tulip tree 'Fastigiatum'

Genus

Liriodendron Liriodendron

Variety or Cultivar

'Fastigiatum' _ 'Fastigiatum' is a narrowly columnar, deciduous tree with upright branches bearing saddle-shaped, dark green leaves turning yellow in autumn and, in summer, upright, tulip-shaped, yellow-green and orange flowers.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Narrowly conical


Colour

Flower

Orange, Yellow-green in Summer

Foliage

Green in Summer; Yellow in Autumn


How to care

Watch out for

Pests

Generally pest-free

Diseases

Generally disease-free

General care

Propagation methods

Grafting


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Liriodendron tulipifera 'Fastigiatum' (Tulip tree 'Fastigiatum') will reach a height of 20m and a spread of 8m after 20-50 Years.

Suggested uses

Architectural, Low Maintenance, Specimen tree

Cultivation

Grow in rich, moisture-retentive but well-drained soil. Provide shelter from cold winds and late frosts.

Soil type

Clay, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5

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