Tuliptree Flowers

Liriodendron tulipiferaLiriodendron tulipifera: these are usually so far up these tall trees that they’re hard to see.Liriodendron tulipiferaBut not all of them. Liriodendron tulipiferaLiriodendron tulipiferaBlooming now. They smell like some childhood candy I can never place…

3 Responses to “Tuliptree Flowers”


  1. 1 Dawn May 21, 2016 at 11:26 pm

    Tuliptree flowers smell like honeydew melon to me, as do the yellow-flowered magnolias like Elizabeth, which have M. acuminata in their pedigree. Watermelon Jolly Ranchers?

  2. 2 mthew May 22, 2016 at 9:02 am

    The smell remains intangible.


  1. 1 Tuliptree | Backyard and Beyond Trackback on January 29, 2017 at 8:31 am

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