Greenspire Littleleaf Linden
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - 9.5" per year over a 10 year period in Kansas test.Mature Height - 40-50'Mature Width - 30'Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Yellowish, fragrant, borne 5-7 flowered, pendulous 2-3" wide cymes, June - July.Fruit - Globose nutlet, thin-shelled, slightly or not ridged, covered with a gray pubescence. glabrous.Leaf - Fall Color - Yellow-yellow-greenBark - Gray-brown, ridged and furrowed on older trunks.Other Features - Maintains a single leader with nice branching habit. Does well under difficult conditions. Is a cross between cultivar 'Euclid' and a selection from the Boston parks.Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Transplants readily, prefers deep, moist, well-drained, fertile soils in full sun. pH adaptable, found on lime-stone in wild. Zones 3b-7.Native Habitat - Diseases and Insects - Susceptible to sunscald and mechanical damage.Strength - Good pollution tolerance makes this species a widely used street and city tree.Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Linden----Basswood.- Other plants of the family Malvaceae.- Other plants of the genus Tilia.- Other plants of the species Tilia cordata.