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Mongolian Linden Tilia mongolica

Phonetic Spelling
TIL-ee-uh mon-GOL-ik-uh
Description

Subject to damage from snow and ice

Flowers:  Frequent consumption of tea made with the honey-flavored flowers can cause heart damage.

See this plant in the following landscape:
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#deciduous
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#deciduous
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Tilia
    Species:
    mongolica
    Family:
    Malvaceae
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    East Asia. Northern China.
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Tree
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
  • Cultural Conditions:
    USDA Plant Hardiness Zone:
    3b, 3a, 4b, 4a, 5b, 5a, 6b, 6a
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    White
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Edible
  • Leaves:
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Leaf Color:
    Brown/Copper
    Gold/Yellow
    Green
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Theme:
    Edible Garden