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Large Leaf Linden vs Western Chokecherry

Tilia platyphyllos

Prunus virginiana var. demissa

Large Leaf Linden
Western Chokecherry

Large Leaf Linden is a tall, deciduous tree native to Europe. Large Leaf Linden features oblong leaves that turn from yellow-green to brilliant yellow in the fall. Large Leaf Linden is ideal as a shade or ornamental tree in a larger yard.

Western Chokecherry is a shrub or small tree commonly used for farmstead and field windbreaks.

It produces white flowers in the spring and edible dark purple fruit that matures between September and October. Its cherries are great for making for making jams and jellies (or wine), but are not very palatable for raw eating.

LARGE LEAF LINDEN QUICK FACTS

WESTERN CHOKECHERRY QUICK FACTS

Zone: 3a
Zone: 2a
Height: 30 m (98 ft)
Height: 7 m (23 ft)
Spread: 15 m (49 ft)
Spread: 5 m (16 ft)
Moisture: normal
Moisture: dry, normal
Light: partial shade, full sun
Light: full sun
Fall colour: yellow
Fall colour: reddish-purple
Berries: edible small berries that can be used for making jelly and wine
Flowers: yellow-white in clusters
Growth rate: medium
Growth rate: fast
Life span: medium
Life span: short
Maintenance: low
Suckering: none
Suckering: low
Pollution tolerance: medium
Pollution tolerance: medium




Toxicity: toxic to animals with segmented stomachs (horses, cattle, deer moose, etc.)



Ships To Canada: yes
Ships to USA: yes
Ships To Canada: yes
Ships to USA: no