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Little Leaf Linden, Tilia cordata

Description:Features heart-shaped leaves that are lopsided at the base, usually 2–3" long with somewhat saw-toothed margins. Leaf color shifts from light green to glossy dark green to yellow throughout the seasons.Offers great shade due to a dense canopy.Should be watered during dry periods, especially when young.Is sensitive to road salt.

Perfect for pleaching.


Special features:

Produces clusters of yellowish flowers that hang down on a long stalk attached to a leaf-like wing. The flowers give off a very noticeable, pleasant fragrance.Blooms in the summer, after most trees have finished. Serves as a great source of nectar and pollen for bees and other pollinators.



Grows in a pyramidal to oval shape. Mature height 50’


*Please note tree sizes are given as an average only. Variables to growth include, water availabilty, nutrition and site.

Little Leaf Linden, Tilia cordata

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