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Liriodendron tulipifera 'Purgatory'
Variegated Tulip Tree

Liriodendron tulipifera 'Purgatory'
Liriodendron tulipifera 'Purgatory'
Liriodendron tulipifera 'Purgatory'
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Price: £45.00 Quantity :


A rare selection, Liriodendron tulipifera 'Purgatory' grows to be a small tree with interesting mottled yellow and green variegated leaves. The variegation is somewhat random and persistent green shots should be removed.

Supplied Size: 4L or 5L pot (80 - 100 cm tall) - limited availability this year

  • Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
  • Soil: Moist, fertile soil. Liriodendron tulipifera 'Purgatory' does generally not grow well in dry soils which are prone to drying out in summer.
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Flowering Period: June - July.
  • Flower Colour: Yellowish-green with orange markings
  • Rate of Growth: Slow to moderate.
  • Habit: Liriodendron tulipifera 'Purgatory' is eventually a small branching tree.
    • Height: up to 8 - 10 m (26 - 32 ft).
    • Spread: 5 - 6 m (16 - 20 ft).



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