Tilia platyphyllos seeds, Large-leaved lime, Large-leaved linden, Largeleaf linden, Linden seeds, Deciduous tree (lat. Tilia platyphyllos).
Deciduous tree of the Linden genus of the Malvaceae family. A tree up to 40 m tall, with a dense, wide-pyramidal crown, with reddish-brown, fluffy, rarely bare young shoots.
The buds are reddish-brown, glabrous. Leaves up to 14 cm, rounded-ovate, dark green above, glabrous, paler below, with tufts of light hairs in the corners of the veins, on petioles 2-6 cm long. The leaves bloom two weeks later than those of the small-leaved linden.
The flowers are yellowish-cream, larger than those of the small-leaved linden, but in smaller quantities in the inflorescence, blooms two weeks earlier than the small-leaved linden, in early June.
The fruit is an almost spherical, felt-pubescent nut with 5 longitudinal scars and a thick shell.
It is widely used in landscape architecture and landscaping. Honey plant.