The Fragrant Linden Tree (Tilia)

I wish you could visit me when my Linden tree is in bloom. From late June through mid-July, this Tilia dangles creamy-yellow, star-shaped flowers beneath its pale-green branches. The flowers are not conspicuous. But they don't have to be! They announce their presence by exhaling the sweetest, most powerful perfume known to the plant kingdom. Read more »