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TILIA mongolica

Commonly known as Mongolian lime

Ivy-like leaves, reddish new shoots and leaf stalks. Brilliant yellow autumn colour
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Not available until May 2021 -
£35.00 each

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plant size comparison icon 3 - 5 Litre
  • Deciduous - glossy, dark-green leaves to 4cm (1½in) long, blue-green beneath and red when young. Rounded to triangular in shape, deeply cut into 3 sharply toothed lobes, often with 2 lateral lobes.
  • Yellow - pale-yellow.
  • Height - 18m (59ft)
  • Spread - 12m (39ft)
  • Tree - rounded tree or tall shrub. Produces clusters of up to 30 flowers 2cm (¾ in) across.
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun - avoid very dry conditions and provide shelter from strong winds.
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - gall mites on leaves, scale insects on bark, aphids(producing sticky honeydew), honey fungus, Phytophthora root rot.
  • Place of origin - Mongolia, northern China.
  • Flower Shape - Cup-shaped -
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers -
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil -
  • Neutral to alkaline soil - will tolerate some acidity.
  • Tree Shape - Rounded to broadly spreading -
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
18m (59ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  12m (39ft)

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TILIA mongolica 'Harvest Gold'

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Commonly known as: Mongolian lime.
Attractive yellow new leaves later fading to green with brilliant yellow autumn colour
£35.00 each
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