Tilia - Lime Trees
The ‘Lime’ or ‘Linden’ make up a genus of handsome, stately, deciduous trees suited to a large garden or parkland. Heart shaped leaves appear in spring and persist until late into autumn. Tiny, fragrant flowers late spring. They will thrive in all types of soil and situations. Buy Tillia trees online direct from the nursery for secure and fast delivery throughout the UK.
Tilia euchlora (Caucasian Lime Tree)
Heart shaped leaves are broadly tootled and glossy green in colour.
Tilia platyphyllos (Broad Leaved Lime Tree)
Possibly the UK's tallest native tree. (Deciduous)
Tilia petiolaris (Weeping Silver Lime Tree)
Intensely fragrant flowers. (Deciduous)
Tilia cordata (Small Leaved Lime Tree)
A lovely native tree which supports a variety of wildlife. (Deciduous)
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Key / Size Guide
B/R (Bare Root) - The traditional way to buy
deciduous trees and shrubs. Perfect for planting between November and March.
R/B (Root Ball) - The traditional way to buy evergreen trees
and shrubs. The plants are kept in their own soil, making them ideal to transplant
between November and March.
C/G (Container Grown) - A very convenient way to buy trees
and shrubs, already rooted in their pots, they can be planted all year round. Sizes given in litres.
H/S (Half standard) - Half standard trees are 2-3 years old and
have a clear stem of 1.25-1.5m with a bushy head of branches. The total height from the ground is
usually 1.8-2.4m (6-8ft).
B (Bush) - Bush trees are 2-3 years old and have a clear
stem of 0.8-1m with a bushy head of branches. The total height from the ground is
usually 1.5-1.8m (5-6ft).
Maiden (Feathered tree) - A good, well-defined
prominent leader running straight up through the young tree. Perfect for training
into a half standard, standard or fan-trained tree. Sizes given in cm's.
Multi-stemmed - A tree with two or more main stems