Area of origin:
Adult Dimensions: Height up to 30m (98,4'), width up to 20m
Soil Type: Prefers deep rich and fertile. Avoid too much
Hardiness: Hardy to -28°C.
Exposure: Semi-shade to full sun.
Characteristics and Uses:
This beautiful ornamental tree is found throughout parks and
gardens. It provides shade and scent in the summer. The bees
appreciate the bright yellow flowers which are also used in
infusions. The leaves can measure up to 8cm ( 3,15").
Large-Leaved Lime (Tilia platyphyllos),
blossoms end of spring, pale yellow flowers
Mongolian Lime (Tilia mongolica),
vine shaped leaf, serrated foliage, reddish in spring, white flowers.
Silver Lime (Tilia tomentosa),
silvery underside foliage, blossoms in June and July, pale yellow flowers
The Tilia cordata is used in :
Wind Break Hedge