Why Is My Tulip Poplar Losing Leaves in the Summer?

If a tulip poplar is losing leaves in the summer--particularly if it's a transplant--the problem is likely due to hot, dry weather. Leaves yellow and drop. Sometimes brown spots develop first.

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