HEAVILY FRAGRANT, BUTTERY YELLOW BLOOMS IN EARLY SUMMER
- Colorful and enchanting fragrant blooms in summer
- Excellent green foliage will turn yellow in the fall
- Broadly pyramidal when young and nicely rounds out with age
- A phenomenal shade tree with multi-season interest
- Beneficial to wildlife
- Hand Selected, Fresh from the Grower
- Ships on our trucks because of the size of the tree - does not fit in a box
- Hardiness Zone: 2-8
- Mature Height: 50-80' tall
- Mature Width: 30-50' wide
- Exposure: Full Sun/Part Shade
- Spacing: 30-40' apart
Why plant Frontyard® American Linden?
Have you ever found yourself walking down the road, slowly becoming entranced by the most beautiful fragrance? There is a good chance you've fallen for the Frontyard® American Linden without even knowing what it was! Mature heights of 60-80’ tall and widths of 30-60’ make this a stunning shade tree to any landscape. The American Linden, in its younger years, sports a rather pyramidal growth habit that rounds out with maturity. Known for its heart shaped, dark green foliage, the Linden produces pale yellow clusters of delightfully fragrant blooms in early summer. Once the blooms have reached their end, small pea sized nutlets appear, gearing up to be an end of the season snack for small animals and birds!
How to use Frontyard® American Linden in the landscape?
The Frontyard® American Linden offers many qualities that any homeowner would adore in their landscape. This stately tree offers phenomenal shade and visually stunning blooms, matched with an enchanting fragrance. They offer tremendous wildlife value - from attracting bees and other pollinators, as a food source for birds, and provides a livable habitat. The Frontyard® American Linden provides tolerance to many challenges, some of which are drought, pollution, wind, and even fire. As mentioned before, this tree makes a perfect shade tree but we would love for you to consider this tree for street plantings, as a specimen, or a privacy screen. We can also offer different garden ideas for your Linden. These styles would include a butterfly garden, native garden, and pollinator gardens, just to name a few!
Hardiness Zone: 2-8
How To Plant Frontyard® American Linden
Growing the Frontyard® American Linden is super easy! This tree is capable of thriving in full or partial sun. Their adaptability to soil aids in the availability of locations to plant. This tree does best in soils with good drainage while maintaining moisture, the American Linden can also thrive in soils that are on the drier side as well!
How To Water
When watering your Frontyard® American Linden, it's best to keep the soil moist when first planted. Achieve this by watering deeply twice a week until established. Thereafter, watch your local weather during those hotter dry spells and water accordingly. Here at Bower and Branch, we want you to enjoy your trees for as long as you can with minimal work involved. This can be done with the help of our Elements Watering System. Fill it, set it, and enjoy!
How To Fertilize
The best time to fertilize your Frontyard® American Linden is in early spring, as the tree begins to break dormancy for the year! You should also fertilize in early fall, as your tree begins the fall transition - that way, it receives plenty of nutrients as it begins to go dormant for the year!
How To Prune
When it comes time to prune your Frontyard® American Linden, you need not worry! These trees are relatively low maintenance, only needing to be cleaned up from broken or damaged branches. You may accomplish this in fall or early winter after the leaf drop, or early spring before the flow of sap.
How Does Shipping Work?
Bower & Branch Trees, the real BIG trees, don’t fit in a box! Our big trees, sizes XL and bigger, require expert delivery and care, that means our extra-large trees are shipped on Bower & Branch trucks. We are the only ones who know how to ship our big and bigger trees and plants with tender loving care.
We deliver your trees and plants directly to you. Ask Bower & Branch about planting services – we'd be happy to assist in installation.
*Big trees and shrubs, Size XL and bigger, will take approximately 2 to 3 weeks to be delivered.
Your trees and plants are grown across the United States at various Bower & Branch Growers. Depending on your location, your plant orders may be shipped from various locations.
Please expect orders with multiple items to be delivered over a number of days as a result. Orders made up of numerous items or selections will not arrive at your home on the same day.
From time to time, Bower & Branch Growers may determine to delay order shipment based on various factors for plant health.
Weather in your region, as well as, where your plants are grown, is always considered when shipping. Extreme weather conditions may delay some or all of your order.
Bower & Branch allows our Growers to make final shipping decisions based solely to benefit your trees and plants’ health and success.
Bower & Branch Plant Whisperers - Online Customer Service
The Bower & Branch customer service team WILL surprise you with experience. The Plant Whisperer Team is available to all of our customers for all reasons: shipping updates, special requests, plant care, design, placement, selection and all your other gardening needs!
Our Service Team is directly connected to the best growers (ours!) across the country and have access to more plant experience and knowledge than any other retailer out there; online or in your neighborhood. Chat with a Plant Whisperer today!
PlantWhisperers@bowerandbranch.com | (866) 873-3888 | Chat below!
How Does Sizing Work?
The size of our trees have nothing to do with the container size like you may find elsewhere–big doesn't mean just height - it’s also vigor, age, and overall health. Other online retailers are going to tell you that a plant is a seven gallon, that means nothing to your tree or plant (or you.)
Our trees for sale online are graded on large, x-large, and even bigger sizes. This is because our trees are sized by their age—the higher the letter, the more mature the tree. The age determines the trees’ overall height, size of the trunk and the overall branch density.
All of these characteristics are what you should be looking for when choosing a tree for immediate impact and instant curb appeal. Our extra-large tree and plant sizes are sure to wow you and your neighbors!
See the size guides below.
90 DAY SATISFACTION GUARANTEE:
Bower & Branch guarantees customer satisfaction within all product groups and sizes. If for any reason you are not satisfied with the product or experience, you have 90 days from the original date of purchase to request a replacement of the purchased product(s).
Reach out to a Plant Whisperer:
- Email: email@example.com
- Phone: 866-873-3888
- Or via Online Chat
Bower & Branch offers a Three-Year Tree Guarantee on all of our trees, sizes X-Large (A) and up. Only the finest and the most experienced growers are awarded the opportunity to grow for Bower & Branch, so we offer the best guarantee available.
If your tree(s) should fail for any reason during the three-year guarantee period, you will receive an online gift card in the amount that you originally spent on the tree.* You can then use this online gift card for any Bower & Branch Purchase.
* Bower & Branch provides online gift cards in the amount of the original purchase price of the tree(s). The amount does not include any additional costs such as delivery, planting, tax, or any other products or services. Online gift cards can be applied towards any Bower & Branch purchase on BowerandBranch.com and have no expiration dates. Bower & Branch does not guarantee tree replacement or availability of any desired product at any time. Cash refunds are not offered. Bower & Branch requires that all original tags and receipts are present when a guarantee request is initiated. The Bower & Branch Three-Year Guarantee only applies to plant material that has been planted in the ground. Container plantings are NOT covered.
At Bower & Branch, we do our best to honor all guarantee fulfillment requests to ensure customer satisfaction. However, we reserve the right to refuse the request if the required guarantee steps were not satisfied. Bower & Branch also reserves the right to deny any guarantee fulfillment request that is made as a result of animal damage, problems with plant hardiness and zone issues, or acts of nature (snow storms, hurricanes, and similar).