Scientific Name: Tilia cordata Form: Pyramidal - widely
Common Name:little leaf linden, small-leaved lindenTexture:Medium - coarse
Family Name:MalvaceaeHabit: Stiffly upright
Plant Type: Tree - deciduous Mature Size (ht. X w.):22 - 30m x 10 - 15m
Origin: Europe, Garden origin Hardiness Zone:Zone 3: (-40 to -34 C)
Leaves: Lobed, Alternate, Soft flexible, Pinnate venation, Pubescent, Ovate, Serrate
Flowers: Cyme, Yellow, Jun- Jul
Fruit: Drupe, Brown, Sep- Oct
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Specimen plant, Street (boulevard tree), Wind break, Medicinal plant
Key ID Features:Branches zig-zag, leaves dark green/blue-green underneath; flowers pale yellow, up to 1.5 cm wide, June; fruit dry, nut-like; mature bark ridged; buds plump, reddish-light brown. Winter ID: yellow leaves.