Tilia Americana
Linden Lin"den (l[i^]n"den), n. [Orig. an adj. from lind linden tree, AS. lind; akin to D. & G. linde, OHG. linta, Icel., Sw., & Dan. lind. Cf. {Lime} linden.] (Bot.) (a) A handsome tree ({Tilia Europ[ae]a}), having cymes of light yellow flowers, and large cordate leaves. The tree is common in Europe. (b) In America, the basswood, or {Tilia Americana}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Tilia americana — taxobox name = Tilia americana regnum = Plantae unranked divisio = Angiosperms unranked classis = Eudicots unranked ordo = Rosids ordo = Malvales familia = Malvaceae genus = Tilia species = T. americana binomial = Tilia americana binomial… …   Wikipedia

  • Tilia americana —   Tilo americano …   Wikipedia Español

  • Tilia americana — Amerikanische Linde Amerikanische Linde (Tilia americana) Systematik Unterklasse: Rosenähnliche (Rosidae) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tilia americana — amerikinė liepa statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Liepinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, medingas, pluoštinis, medieninis augalas (Tilia americana), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Tilia americana angl. American basswood; American lime; …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Tilia Americana — Basswood Bass wood , n. (Bot.) The bass ({Tilia}) or its wood; especially, {Tilia Americana}. See {Bass}, the lime tree. [1913 Webster] All the bowls were made of basswood, White and polished very smoothly. Longfellow. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tilia americana — ID 84287 Symbol Key TIAM Common Name American basswood Family Tiliaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Tilia americana — Sortlind …   Danske encyklopædi

  • Tilia americana — noun large American shade tree with large dark green leaves and rounded crown • Syn: ↑American basswood, ↑American lime • Hypernyms: ↑linden, ↑linden tree, ↑basswood, ↑lime, ↑lime tree …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tilia americana var. americana — ID 84288 Symbol Key TIAMA Common Name American basswood Family Tiliaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CT, DC, DE, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, NC, ND, NE, NH,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Tilia americana var. heterophylla — ID 84309 Symbol Key TIAMH Common Name American basswood Family Tiliaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, DC, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MO, MS, NC, NJ, NY,… …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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