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Kentucky State Tree

Tulip poplar flower - click to see all state trees
Tulip Poplar blossom and leaves - photo © Lindley Ashline / winged
photography on Flickr - noncommercial use permitted with
attribution. See All State Trees - National Tree.

Tulip Poplar

The tulip poplar (Lirodendroan tulipifera) was designated official state tree of Kentucky in 1994.

Tulip poplar bark - click to see all state trees
Trunk of American Tulip Tree showing bark, photo by and © 2007 Derek Ramsey, displayed under the GNU Free Documentation License / Wikipedia. See All State Trees - National Tree .
Tulip poplar leaf - click to see all state trees
Poplar leaf - photo by and © 2007 Derek Ramsey, displayed under
the GNU Free Documentation License / Wikipedia.
See All State Trees - National Tree .
Source:
Kentucky's State Tree: Kentucky Dept. Libraries & Archices
Kentucky's State Symbols: KY Dept. Libraries & Archives
Kentucky Symbols: Kentucky.gov
Links:
All State Trees - National Tree

    

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horse - fish
butterfly - insect 
flower - garden
arboretum
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gem - fossil
mineral - rock
festivals
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name - nickname
song - bluegrass
instrument
theater - musical
amphitheater
band - centers
language - bridge
locomotive - quarter
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