Flower Database

Tulip tree

Basic information
Flower Name
Tulip tree
Formal Name
Liriodendron tulipifera
Alias
半纏木, 百合の樹
Habitat
North America
Morph
deciduous broad-leaved trees
Comment
Tulip tree (scientific name: Liriodendron tulipifera) is native to North America and is deciduous broad-leaved trees of the family Magnoliaceae. Leaves have an unusual shape like a guy and it is the deciding factor for identification. In the early summer, flowers with red spots in yellow green petals will bloom. Flowers are in the shape of i> tulips , A large number of male clads surround the central stamen and the outside is covered with 6 petals. In English names, it is called a tulip tree. Also, because the leaf shape is bilaterally symmetrical and resembles the kimono 's huntens, it is also called Hang Teng. Flowers are blooming in high places of the trees and can finally take pictures with telephoto lens. Even looking up, the flower color resembles leaves, and although flowers are somewhat larger, they are relatively small compared to trees, so they may not notice. Trees are used for street trees, park trees, garden trees, flowers for honey source plants, materials for musical instruments and building materials.
Common name: Tulip tree, Scientific name: Liriodendron tulipifera, aka Liriodendron tulipifera, American tulip tree, Place of Origin: North America, Living Type: Deciduous Broad Leaves Takagi, Tree height: 20 ~ 40 m, Growth: Early, Bark: Ripple finely split vertically is as sharp as carved with a carving sword. Leaf shape: shape like a fellow, leaf color: green → yellow, flowering period: May to June, flower diameter: 5 cm, flower shape: bell-shaped, flower color: vermillion spots on root and petal number : 6, number of sepals: 3, fruit stage: autumn to winter, fruit shape: aggregate fruits gathered collecting fruit, medium for seed spraying: wind (flower blossom), use: street trees, park trees, garden trees, Instruments and building materials.
Detailed information
Order
Magnoliales
Family
Magnoliaceae
Genus
Liriodendron
Species
L.tulipifera
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Solitary Inflorescence
Petal shape
Campanulate
Leaf type
Halberd
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
park street, planting
Color
Cream
Season
May Jun
Height
2000  ~ 4000  [cm]
Diameter
5  ~ 6