About Tilia Tomentosa
The Silver Linden is a large deciduous tree that is a member of the Malvaceae family. It is native to southeastern Europe and western Asia. The leaves are green with silvery undersides, heart-shaped, and serrated. Fragrant creamy-white flowers hanging in clusters appear from June to July. The fruits are small nutlets that ripen in late summer.
Also known as
Tilia argentea, Tilia argentea, Tilia argentea, silver linden and silver lime
How to care for Tilia Tomentosa
Tilia Tomentosa needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
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Tilia Tomentosa love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Tilia Tomentosa does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Tilia Tomentosa after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.