American Linden

Tilia americana


This native tree is highly regarded on the prairie for its large dark-green leaves, fragrant flowers and broad crown. Adapted to many soils, but will not tolerate drought or salt spray.



Height: 60′

Spread: 40′

Light Needs: Full Sun

Hardiness Zone: 2

Foliage Colour: Dark Green

Fall Foliage: Golden

Growth Habit: Pyramidal to Round

Flower Colour: Yellow

Blooms: Early Summer

Key Features: Coarse Foliage Texture, Large Heart-Shaped Leaves

Landscape Uses: Shade