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Tilia tom Petiolaris
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Tilia tomentosa 'Petiolaris'

Lime, Linden

Weeping Silver Lime

-platyphyllos 'Pendula'

Description: A round-headed tree with graceful downward sweeping branches. Dark green leaves are white felted underneath, and turn attractive shades of golden yellow before falling in autumn. The cup-shaped, creamy-yellow, richly scented flowers are narcotic to bees.

History: In cultivation since 1840.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. 

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

General attributes

Award-winning Award-winning
Text Green Silver Foliage
Text Bushy

Ornamental attributes

Large tree size after 10 years Large tree size after 10 years
Open space planting Open space planting
Flowering month - June Flowering month - June
Scented flowers Scented flowers
Chalk tolerant Chalk tolerant
Clay tolerant Clay tolerant
Hard prune Hard prune