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Littleleaf Linden

Littleleaf Linden Basics

Grows LikeTree
DurationPerennial
U.S. NativeIntroduced to U.S.

Littleleaf Linden Morphology and Physiology

Active Growth PeriodSpring and Summer
AllelopathNo
BloatNone
C:N RatioHigh
Coppice PotentialYes
Fall ConspicuousYes
Flower ColorYellow
Foliage ColorGreen
Foliage Porosity SummerDense
Foliage Porosity WinterPorous
Foliage TextureFine
Fruit Seed ColorBrown
Fruit Seed ConspicuousNo
Growth FormSingle Stem
Growth RateModerate
Height at 20 Years (Maximum feet)45
Height Mature feet100
Leaf RetentionNo
LifespanModerate
Low Growing GrassNo
Resprout AbilityYes
ErectErect
ToxicityNone

Littleleaf Linden Growing Requirements

Adapted to Coarse Textured SoilsYes
Adapted to Fine Textured SoilsNo
Adapted to Medium Textured SoilsYes
Anaerobic ToleranceNone
CaCO3 ToleranceLow
Cold Stratification RequiredYes
Drought ToleranceMedium
Frost Free Days (Minimum)140
pH Minimum4.8
pH Maximum7.2
Planting Density per Acre (Minimum)300
Planting Density per Acre (Maximum)800
Precipitation Minimum30
Precipitation Maximum60
Root Depth (Minimum inches)26
Salinity ToleranceNone
Shade ToleranceIntermediate
Shade ToleranceIntermediate
Minimum Temperature (F)-33

Littleleaf Linden Reproduction

Bloom PeriodEarly Summer
Commercial AvailabilityRoutinely Available
Fruit Seed AbundanceHigh
Fruit Seed Period BeginsSummer
Fruit Seed Period EndsFall
Fruit Seed PersistancesNo
Propagated by Bare RootYes
Propagated by BulbsNo
Propagated by ContainerYes
Propagated by CormsNo
Propagated by CuttingsNo
Propagated by SeedYes
Propagated by SodNo
Propagated by SprigsNo
Propagated by TubersNo
Seed per Pound13800
Seed Spread RateModerate
Seedling VigorMedium
Seedling VigorMedium
Small GrainNo
Vegetative Spread RateNone

Littleleaf Linden Edibility and Other Uses

Berry/Nut Seed ProductNo
Christmas Tree ProductNo
Fodder ProductNo
Fuelwood ProductLow
Lumber ProductNo
Naval Store ProductYes
Palatable to a HumanNo
Pulpwood ProductNo
Veneer ProductNo
CategoryDicot
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Littleleaf Linden

Littleleaf Linden grows like a Tree. Littleleaf Linden is an Perennial. Littleleaf Linden is Introduced to U.S.. Spring and Summer is when Littleleaf Linden is actively growing. Littleleaf Linden is not an allelopath. Littleleaf Linden has a High C:N Ratio. Littleleaf Linden has a coppice potential of Yes. Littleleaf Linden is fall conspicuous. Littleleaf Linden has a Yellow colored flower. Littleleaf Linden has Green colored foliage. In the summertime, Littleleaf Linden has a Dense foliage porosity. In the wintertime, Littleleaf Linden has a Porous foliage porosity. Littleleaf Linden has a Fine foliage texture. Seeds of Littleleaf Linden are Brown. Seeds of Littleleaf Linden are No conspicuous. Littleleaf Linden grows as a Single Stem. The growth rate of Littleleaf Linden is Moderate. The maximum height of Littleleaf Linden at 20 years is 45 feet. The mature height of Littleleaf Linden is 100 feet. The lifespan of Littleleaf Linden is Moderate. The shape and orientation of Littleleaf Linden is Erect. Littleleaf Linden is adapted to coarse textured soils. Littleleaf Linden is not adapted to fine textured soils. Littleleaf Linden is adapted to medium textured soils. The anaerobic tolerance of Littleleaf Linden is None. The CaCO3 tolerance of Littleleaf Linden is Low. Littleleaf Linden requires cold stratification. The drought tolerance of Littleleaf Linden is Medium. Littleleaf Linden requires a minimum of 140 frost free days per year. The minimum pH of Littleleaf Linden is 4.8. The maximum pH of Littleleaf Linden is 7.2. The minimum planting density per acre of Littleleaf Linden is 300. The maximum planting density per acre of Littleleaf Linden is 800. The minimum Precipitation that Littleleaf Linden requires is 30. The maximum Precipitation that Littleleaf Linden can handle is 60. The minimum root depth of Littleleaf Linden is 26 inches. The salininty tolerance of Littleleaf Linden is None. The shade tolerance of Littleleaf Linden is Intermediate. The shade tolerance of Littleleaf Linden is Intermediate. The minimum temperature that Littleleaf Linden requires is -33. The bloom period of Littleleaf Linden is Early Summer. The commerical availability of Littleleaf Linden is Routinely Available. The fruit seed abundance of Littleleaf Linden is High. The fruit seed period of Littleleaf Linden begins Summer. The fruit seed period of Littleleaf Linden ends Fall. The fruit seed persistance of Littleleaf Linden is No. Littleleaf Linden is propagated by bare roots. Littleleaf Linden is propagated by bulbs. Littleleaf Linden is propagated by container. Littleleaf Linden is not propagated by corms. Littleleaf Linden is not propagated by cuttings. Littleleaf Linden is propagated by seed. Littleleaf Linden is not propagated by sod. Littleleaf Linden is not propagated by sprig. Littleleaf Linden is not propagated by tubers. Littleleaf Linden can generally yield 13800 seeds per pound of seeds. Littleleaf Linden has a Moderate seed spread rate. Littleleaf Linden has a Medium seedling vigor. Littleleaf Linden has a Medium seedling vigor. Littleleaf Linden does not have a small grain. Littleleaf Linden has a None vegatative spread rate. Littleleaf Linden does not have a berry/nut seed product. Littleleaf Linden is not viable as a Christmas Tree. Littleleaf Linden does not make a good fodder product. Littleleaf Linden does not make a good fuel wood product. Littleleaf Linden does not make a good lumber product. Littleleaf Linden makes a good naval store product. Littleleaf Linden is not palatable to humans. Littleleaf Linden does not make a pulpwood product. Littleleaf Linden does not make a veneer product. Littleleaf Linden is of the category, Dicot.
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