When to Trim a Tuliptree? A tuliptree (Liriodendron tulipifera) can easily reach heights of 80 to feet, or even taller in some circumstances. They grow in U.S. Department of Agriculture plant. May 21, Remove the leaves about 6 weeks after flowering. About 6 weeks after your tulips bloom, your plant may turn yellow or brown at the ends.
When this happens, you can trim the leaves.
Either trim off only the brownish sections or cut the leaves at 83%(36). How to Prune a Magnolia Tulip Bush. Part of the series: Tulip Planting Guide. Magnolia trees sometimes go by a different name -- tulip trees. Learn how to pr. Tulip Tree – Pruning, Winter Care and Fertilizing. Tulip Tree.
These trees should be pruned in fall after the leaves have dropped or in early spring, before the sap starts to flow (March). If needed, a few small branches can be removed in summer after the leaves have reached full size. The time to make a long lasting effect on the form and structure of the plant is when the tree is young.
Jun 15, You need to prune dead and sick branches and also branches fighting for the same space. Magnolias are slow growers, so don't get frustrated with it. Can you show a picture? Helpful Reply. Kar on Jun 15, Thanks,Mark. Helpful Reply. Bryan's Workshop on Jun 16, Hello, that Mark Helpful is to click for helpful answers.