- Common Name(s):
- Silver linden
- Green Mountain
Difficult to transplant; good street tree; good honey plant; casts dense shade; light gray bark
- 40-70 ft.
- Yellowish white, pendulous, fragrant flowers; inconspicuous fruit that persist into winter
- 4 to 7
- Sun; prefers moist well-drained soil but will grow in a range of soil types; tolerates wind, salt, and air pollution
- Pyramidal when young; becomes upright and oval with age; erect branches; broad pyramidal; dense
- 25-45 ft.
- 2 to 5 in. alternate, simple leaves; dark green on upper side, silvery white on underside; yellow fall color
NCCES plant id: 2223