Redmond Linden

Tilia americana ‘Redmond’                                      

Zone 3

Ht 60’ x W 35’

Pyramidal, upright form.  Enormous glossy green, heart shaped leaves.  Clusters of small, fragrant flowers in mid-summer.  Bright yellow fall color.  Needs good drainage and regular watering.  Voted Tree of the Year in 2000 by the Society of Arborists.

 

 

Greenspire Linden

Tilia cordata ‘Greenspire’

Zone 4

Ht 40’ x W 30’

Pyramidal, symmetrical, with dark green foliage.  Small, fragrant flowers in June-July.  Fast growing with cinnamon colored bark and yellow fall color.  Widely used as a street tree.  Does well in difficult conditions.