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Tulip Tree
Liriodendron tulipifera

Location: Beacon @ State
District: Irvington
Native to: N. America
Tree type: flowering
Leaf retention: deciduous

Comments: Deciduous, native to eastern United States. They are noted for lyre-shaped leaf which turns yellow in the fall. Tulip shaped green, cream and orange flowers bloom in summer.

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Illustration by Philip Eaker