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TILIA - Americana / Basswood

TILIA - Americana / Basswood

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  • Oval to rounded crown with upright growing branches
  • Ovate, dark green leaves turn a pale yellow in the fall
  • Fragrant, pale yellow flowers
  • Small nutlets with attached leafy wings follow the flowers
  • Winter twigs and buds are reddish in colour
  • Bloom Time: Late spring
  • Interesting Notes: Native to Ontario and parts of North America. The common name "basswood" is derived from "bastwood", in reference to the tough, inner bark (bast) which has been used to make rope and mats.
  • HEIGHT: 20-25 m
  • SPREAD: 13-15 m
  • COLOUR: Yellow