Tilia cordata - Small Leaved Lime
Tilia cordata - Small Leaved Lime is a large and long lived tree which is native to the UK and most of Europe. Well known and widely utilised as a parkland or avenue trees but also frequently planted as a component in a mixed woodland setting.
Deciduous heart shaped leaves which are glossy green on top and paler underneath turning a clear yellow in the Autumn.
In summer, small but very fragrant creamy white flowers are borne in clusters.