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Tilia eur Wratisl Golden
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Tilia x europaea 'Wratislaviensis'

Lime, Linden

Golden Lime

Description: A large tree with a broad, pyramidal crown, and leaves that are bright yellow in spring, turning a more greenish-yellow as they mature in summer, then orange-yellow in autumn.

History: A sport of 'Pallida'. Received the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit.

Tilia Growing Tips: Grows readily on light or heavy soils and will put up with temporarily soaking ground. Avoid growing in very dry conditions or exposure to very strong winds. Ideal for coppicing to show off the golden shoots in winter.

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 6m x 4m

General attributes

Award-winning Award-winning
Text Yellow Green Foliage
Text Traditional

Ornamental attributes

Medium tree size after 10 years Medium tree size after 10 years
Attractive bark Attractive bark
Chalk tolerant Chalk tolerant
Clay tolerant Clay tolerant
Hard prune Hard prune