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Tilia cordata

Common Name(s):
Littleleaf linden
Cultivar(s):
Greenspire
Category:
Trees
Comment:

Excellent street tree; tolerates poor soil, drought, and air pollution; more ideally suited for a northern climate than for the south; easy to transplant; good honey plant.

Height:
30-50 ft.
Flower:
Lacy cluster of fragrant cream flowers; nut like structure attached to a papery bract
Zones:
3 to 7
Habit:
Deciduous
Site:
Sun; moist, well drained soil but tolerates a range of soil conditions
Texture:
Medium
Form:
Pyramidal in youth; more rounded with age; densely branched; spreading
Width:
25-40 ft.
Leaf:
1.5 to 3 in. alternate, simple leaves; yellow-green fall color
Tags:
deciduous

NCCES plant id: 2220

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