Littleleaf Linden is a large, deciduous shade tree. Its unique, heart-shaped leaves have fine teeth on the margins and are much smaller than those of the Big Leaf Linden.
Basswood, also known as American Linden, provides shade and fragrant flowers with characteristically attractive leaves and branching.
LITTLE LEAF LINDEN QUICK FACTS
BASSWOOD (AMERICAN LINDEN) QUICK FACTS
Flowers: yellow flowers in spring, very fragrant
Flowers: mid-June to mid-july creamy yellow, fragant
Other Names: american linden