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The Viceregal Liriodendron

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Bodhi Leaf The Viceregal Liriodendron

A Tulip-poplar, eastern North America’s tallest flowering tree, grows at the Viceregal Lodge in Shimla.

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Taxon Botany:

  • Common name: Tulip-Tree: This tree, with attractively curved leaves, is the tallest species in the seasonally-bare deciduous forests of the eastern United States
  • Botanical species: Liriodendron tulipifera
  • Botanical family : Magnoliaceae [Magnolia]


  • Latitude: 31.102792 ° north of the Equator
  • Longitude: 77.141001 ° east of the Prime Meridian
  • Altitude: 2146.3 metres above sea level

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Diplomat International Flowering 

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Journey Journey:

  • Venturing Northwest
  • Path : Through Chandigarh up to Shimla, Dharamsala, and down into the Punjab and Haryana
  • Date photographed: 28.09.09


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For the landmarked tree named The Viceregal Liriodendron , the database reference code is: j019.

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