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Tilia tomentosa (Silver Linden) Sheffield's Seed Co., Inc.
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Tilia Tomentosa, ( Silver Linden, Lime Tree), Sheffield's Seed Co. Inc.
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Tilia Tomentosa, ( Silver Linden, Lime Tree), Sheffield's Seed Co. Inc.
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Tilia tomentosa

Silver Lime, Silver Linden


In Stock: 84.955 lb (Total:93.6lb)
  • Tilia tomentosa

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Tilia tomentosa
84.95 lb
Tilia tomentosa

Details

Germination:
71%
Germination test:
cut
Purity:
99%
Seeds per lb:
4,361
Quantity:
84.95 lb
Collected in:
Hungary
Crop year:
2022
Min. hardiness zone:
5
Item ID:
1831784

Growing Info

Scarification
Scarification: Soak in hot tap water, let stand in water for 24 hours
Stratification
Stratification: warm stratify for 90 days, cold stratify for 90 days
Germination
Germination: sow seed 3/8" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed

Other: Spring sowing of unstratified seed will produce germination the next spring 

Tilia tomentosa, also known as Silver Lime or Silver Linden, is a stunning deciduous tree that is native to southeastern Europe and southwestern Asia. It can grow up to 35 meters tall, and has a trunk diameter of up to 2 meters. The leaves are alternately arranged, round or triangular-ovate, and have an appealing silvery under surface that can be seen in the breeze. It boasts yellow-white flowers in late June that have a strong, sweet scent and attract honeybees. This tree is widely grown in Europe as an ornamental tree, and is tolerant of urban pollution, soil compaction, heat, and drought. It is a good street tree and lawn tree that is drought tolerant. However, this tree can cause issues to bees because nectar contains sugars that cannot be digested by bumble bees, rendering it a somewhat toxic tree to them. An infusion made from the flowers of T. tomentosa is antispasmodic, diaphoretic and sedative. This may be attributable to the presence of pharmacologically active ligands of benzodiazepine receptor. It is a must-have tree for those who love nature and want to add a touch of beauty to their gardens.

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