Tulip Tree 2 – Deceased

photo by billemory.com

photo by billemory.com

In March of 2018, Skateboard Park construction  required this tree to be cut down. Two other large trees  also came down, but the city has planted 17 trees as mitigation. A number of sizable trees will remain as part of the new design. We miss the big Tulip though!

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Address:McIntire Park
Common Name:Tulip Tree
Latin Name:Liriodendron tulipifera
Circumference:9.7', diameter 3.1'
Category:- Large Size
- Parks
Best Seen From:driveway to playground off of 250
GPS Coordinates:38.0472975,-78.4753847
Comments:There are many beautiful, tall Oaks that make a grove with this Tulip. It was on the Tree Commission's Tree Hunt.