Common linden cultivation


flowerJune – July. White flowers in cymes, with bracts of a similar length to the whole inflorescence. Cordate leaves, serrate, with very long apex, glaucous in the two faces. Deciduous tree, hybrid among Tilia cordata and Tilia platyphyllos that can reach 30 m.
watering canIt requires the soil to be humid, at least in the deepest layers.
flower potUsed for gardens and parks. For its thick shade and the fragrance of its flowers and leaves. Highly resistant to pollution, so it’s a very appropriate tree for the city. It is also grown for its inflorescences, which have sedative medicinal properties.


Sun,Plant in it full sun,
spadeReproduce it by means of scarified seeds or cuttings in autumn. From grafting in another species in summer.
sackWell drained soil, of neuter nature. It adapts well to another soil type.


Tilia americana —————- Basswood, american linden

Tilia amurensis ————–…………….

Tilia caroliniana —————–…………….

Tilia chinensis ————— …………..

Tilia cordata ——————– Small-leafed linden, little-leaf linden

Tilia heterophylla —————- White basswood

Tilia japonica ——————— Japanese lime

Tilia mongolica ——————– Mongolian lime

Tilia oliveri —————-………….

Tilia platyphyllos —————- Broad-leafed linden, big-leaf linden

Tilia tomentosa —————— Silver linden, silver lime

Tilia tuan ————— …………..

Tilia x euchlora—————– Crimean linden

punto rojo More information about common linden

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26 April, 2021

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