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Tilia americana 'American Sentry®' (McKSentry)

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More About Tilia americana American Sentry® ('McKSentry')

  • Uniform, oval crown with a strong, central leader
  • Ovate, medium-green leaves turn a bright yellow in the fall
  • Fragrant, pale yellow flowers bloom in late spring
  • Small nutlets with attached, leafy wings follow the flowers
  • Bloom Time: Late spring

Zone:

5

Height:

12-15 m

Spread:

8-10 m

Colour:

White,Yellow
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American Sentry® Basswood Growing and Maintenance Tips

A good, shade tree tolerating some shade and drought, this smaller growing, hardy cultivar is suitable for a smaller landscape.


Tilia americana American Sentry® ('McKSentry') Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Fragrant
Fragrant

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fall Color
Deciduous

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Oval
Pyramidal

Foliage Color

Green
Yellow

Landscape uses

Specimen