Definition of yellow poplar in US English:

yellow poplar


  • another term for tulip tree
    • ‘Yellow poplars usually produce their first flowers at 15 to 20 years of age.’
    • ‘I've picked ten of the best trees you can plant in your yard. Consider planting yellow poplar or tulip tree.’
    • ‘The tulip tree is sometimes called "tulip poplar" or "yellow poplar" although unrelated to the genus Populus.’