FAMILIAR TREES OF SOUTH CAROLINA CLEMSON EXTENSION BUL 117

Yellow-Poplar
Liriodendron tulipifera
The tulip-shaped leaves and large, greenish, tulip-shaped flowers of the yellow-poplar give the tree its common name of "tulip tree." The versatile wood is excellent for furniture, and is one of the most important southern hardwoods.

Natural distribution in South Carolina


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