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Basswood, American

Basswood, American

Tilia americana

Family: Malvaceae

1 -2 ft tall at sale, bare root

Native to Vermont

Sourced from Michigan

  • General Information

    Recommended Spacing (ft)

    24 - 60

    Mature Width (ft)

    30 - 50

    Mature Height (ft)

    50 - 80

    Annual Growth Rate (in)

    > 24

    Sun Preference

    Full Sun, Partial Shade

    Soil Type Preference

    Sandy, Loam, Clay-Loam

    Soil Moisture Preference

    Medium Moisture, Drought Tolerant

  • Description

    Deciduous tree prefers medium moisture, well drained soils. Somewhat drought tolerant. Also known as American linden.

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