The American Linden is easily grown shade tree that does well in Missouri. It is a beautiful flowering tree that will attract bees, birds, and butterflies.
This tree has pale yellow late spring flowers, that are followed by small nutlets and some winter buds. This tree will attract bees that will make prized, gourmet honey from the nectar of the flowers. The flowers have also been used to make tea.
This is a beautiful ornamental tree that is well-adapted to Missouri’s climate.