Small Leaved Lime Tree Tilia cordata | X 20 Seeds
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Common Name: Small Leaved Lime Tree also known as Linden Tree.
Scientific Name: Tilia cordata
Life Cycle: Perennial
Remarks: Patience is required when growing Tilia cordata from seed, as it can take 1 year to germinate.
This tree is an excellent food source for beneficial pollinators.
Produces fragrant pale yellow flowers in summer and the leathery dark green heart-shaped leaves turn yellow in autumn followed by small round nutpods.
Flowers, leaves and bark are medicinal. Linden tea promotes relaxation.
Plant Height: 9m high, 6m wide.
When: Spring + Autumn
Sowing Depth + Method: 5mm, raise seedlings. Stratification for 2 to 5 months may help with germination.
Position: Full Sun / Part Shade. Moist well draining fertile soil.
Days until germination: Can take 365 days @ 15-20°C
Number of Seeds: 20
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