Native Lime Tree Gift

Tilia cordata

£24.50

Next day delivery available, just order before 11am Mon to Thurs.

The Lime tree is the best tree for counteracting pollution.Grows to 70 ft (22m). It is native to Limestone soils in England and Wales. It's Flowers are a favourite with bees. Its wood is ideal for carving and is still used as sounding boards and keys of pianos and organs.Tree supplied is 20-40cm tall.

  • Lime trees are native to Limestone soils in England and Wales.
  • The Lime tree does not produce the strong sucker growth around the base of the trunk, often associated with the Large Leaved Lime (Tilia platyphylos).
  • Flowers from mature Lime trees attract bees in early July.
  • Lime leaves are alternate and 1-3in long they are dark green and shiny on top with orange tufts of hair in vein junctions on the undersides.
  • The timber is ideal for carving and turning.
  • Lime tree wood is still used for sounding boards and keys of pianos and organs.
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Product Details

Characteristics

Colour
Light Green, Dark Green
Plant Type
Deciduous (bare from Nov to April)
Leaves and Foliage
Broadleaf
Ultimate Height
Large - 12m plus

Caring Information

Instructions

Difficulty to Grow
Very Easy
Grow in Pot?
Ready to be planted into ground

Soil information

Best Soil?
Loam, Clay, Sand, Chalk
Soil Moisture
Moist but well drained

Perfect Location

Sun Position
South-facing, East-facing, North-facing, West-facing
Sun Strength
Full Sun
Exposure
Exposed
Outdoor/Indoor
Perfect for growing in medium gardens, Ideal for people with large gardens

What's Included

How will it arrive?

Packaged in:
Pot gift wrapped in organza bag with ribbon
Supplied in:
unique Tree2mydoor branded triangle gift box
Delivered in:
plantable 100% natural coir pot

Delivery

Send directly to your recipient. You choose when you want your gift delivered. You can add your own personal message that is printed in the accompanying greetings card. Up to 120 characters.

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