Fact Sheet: Silver Lime, Tilia tomentosa

🇮🇹 Tiglio

🇫🇷 Tilleul

Plant group: Woody plant / shrub

Subgroup: Broadleaf / shrub

Family: Tiliaceae


Native to: CH, DE, AT

Originates in: Europe, North Africa, Middle East

Habitus: tree with loose crown

Height: 25.00 - 30.00 m

Inside / outside: perennial outdoors


Flower: yellow, green / greenish

Flowering period: July

Fruit colour: brown / beige / grey

Fruit season: September

Scion / trunk: brown / grey

Leaf shape: asymmetrical, roundish to heart-shaped

Leaf margin: serrated, toothed

Leaf arrangement: alternate

Foliage: deciduous