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Liriodendron tulipifera, zones 5-9 Features a straight trunk and oval crown. Striking, broad, lobed leaves often conceal springtime chartreuse tulip-shaped flowers; leaves turn yellow in fall. Grows 75–90 feet high by 40–50 feet wide; prefers full sun and deep, moist, slightly acid soil. from Fast-Growing Shade Trees
TREES: ***Black Tupelo (Nyssa Sylvatica) One of the most attractive trees around Spectacular Fall Foliage with many shades of yellow, orange, bright red, and purple often on the same branch Important Wildlife Food for Birds Unique Bark Resembles Alligator Hide Grows 30' to 50' high with 20' to 30' spread
Empress Lavender Flowering Shade Tree This super-fast growing, flowering shade tree gets roof-high in just one year! It grows so fast, and arches out so wide that you can measure the difference every week! Grows up to 30-feet and features lavish bouquets of breathtaking lavender blue blooms. -- wow for $10 - hard to believe