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REDMOND AMERICAN LINDEN
Tilia americana 'Redmond'

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Photo Locations: The Morton Arboretum - Lisle, IL and Arnold Arboretum - Boston, MA.

General Notes

Branches droop but resist breakage.

Has fragrant Flower.

Family: Tiliaceae

Additional Common Names

REDMOND AMERICAN LINDEN, REDMOND BASSWOOD, REDMOND AMERICAN BASSWOOD

Tree Characteristics

Conical or Oval Shape.

Has Deciduous foliage.

Height: 60 - 70 feet.

Width: 30 - 45 feet.

Growth Rate: 12 to 36 Inches per Year.

Leaves Cordate, Green, Gold, Deciduous.

Flowers Inconspicuous. Fragrant Green or Yellow. Flowers in Summer. Has perfect flowers (male and female parts in each flower).

Persistent, Brown Capsule, Small (0.25 - 0.50 inches), fruiting in Fall or Winter.

Shading Capacity Rated as Dense to Very Dense in Leaf.

Shading Capacity Rated as out of Leaf.

Tree Site Conditions & Constraints

Sunset Zones 1 - 17.

USDA Hardiness Zones 3 - 8.

Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade.

Well Drained Soil.

Clay, Loam or Sand Texture.

Acidic to Alkaline Soil pH.

Pests & Disease Information

Resistant to Verticillium. Susceptible to Aphids, Borer, Leaf Miner and Scales, Anthracnose, Leaf Blight, Canker, Leaf Spot, Powdery Mildew, Verticillium and Rust.

Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns

Root Damage Potential Rated as Low.

Special Uses & Values

Specimen, Shade Tree, Buffer Strip or Street Tree.

Hedged.

Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Tilia americana 'Redmond' Tree Record." 1995-2019. Nov 22, 2019.
< https://selectree.calpoly.edu/tree-detail/tilia-americana-redmond >

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