A species of lime tree native Europe, Tilia cordata 'Winter Orange' is a distinctive cultivar with young twigs which turn a vivid orange in autumn and stay this colour until the following spring. The cool green leaves turn butter yellow in autumn before falling.
Once the leaves have fallen, the Clusters of ivory white flowers appear in mid summer which are very popular with bees. An unusual, colourful garden tree and a fine choice for avenue planting.
Supplied Size: 3L containers (young plants, approx 35 - 50 cm tall)
The Tilia cordata 'Winter Orange' in our woodland gardens (taken in October 2010). This clip shows the fantastic golden-yellow autumn colour.