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Northwest: Home to the
Eastern United States. Leaves are simple, alternate and have a unique tulip shape which gives the tree its other common name. The terminal buds resemble a duck's bill. Height to 150 feet. The wood is used to make furniture and boats.
GIS coordinate: N40 21.258 W94 53.135
Trail Number: C16
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