Tilia cordata

Linden Tree, Small-leaved Lime

A medium sized deciduous tree with a spreading, rounded crown. The glossy, dark green leaves are heart-shaped and turn a yellow-ish green in autumn. A native to Europe, it has attractive foliage and pendulous, fragrant, pale yellow flowers in summer, followed by small winged nutlets. The bark adds further interest with its ridges and furrows. A good nectar plant, this variety is a valuable food source for honey bees and butterflies. The flowers are also known to be used to make a soothing, fragrant tea.

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This tree currently has the following pot sizes in production.
40cm/27L 1.5-1.8m Available now
50cm/52L 1.8-2.2m Available now
Common Name Linden Tree, Small-leaved Lime
Foliage Deciduous 187
Form Round 139
Mature Size 15 x 9m
Family Tiliaceae 1
Genus Tilia 2
Species Cordata 1
Uses
This variety is mostly used as an ornamental shade tree.
Position & Soil
Prefers moist, fertile, well-drained soil, but adapts to a wide range of conditions in full sun to part shade. Good tolerance for urban conditions.
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Delivery
Based in Melbourne, Australia, our trucks deliver into Melbourne and its greater metropolitan area. We utilise green life freight companies to deliver beyond that point into country Victoria, New South Wales, South Australia and Queensland. We have certification ICA42 for the treatment of Myrtaceae stock delivered into South Australia. Due to quarantine restrictions we are unable to deliver into Western Australia and Tasmania. International delivery is not offered.

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