GPS coordinates :
50.8612 , 4.3871
Contributors :
smh_tree2
Strolling through Josaphat Park

Identity

Latin name :
Liriodendron tulipifera
French name :
Tulipier
Dutch name :
Tulpenboom
English name :
Yellow-poplar
Family :
Magnoliaceae
Height :
-
Targeted height :
Can grow up to 60 m in USA, 40 m in Belgium
Diameter of the crown :
-
Trunk circumference :
-
Expected circumference :
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Expected longevity :
Can live for 400–500 years
Origin / Indigenous
North America, eastern USA
Favorite soil :
cool and damp
Favorite climate
Cool and temperate (hot summer)
Belgian Federal State Collection on permanent loan to the Meise Botanical Garden. < https://www.plantentuinmeise.be/en/home/ > Michaux, Histoire des arbres forestiers de l'Amérique septentrionale, vol. 3, 1813

Photo: Priscille Cazin - Zerolutions / 32shoot asbl
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Contribution: smh_tree2 - 06-05-2019
Contribution: smh_tree2 - 06-05-2019
Contribution: smh_tree2 - 06-05-2019
Contribution: smh_tree2 - 06-05-2019