(Tilia cordata ‘Greenspire’) Mature Height: 50’-60’ Mature Spread: 35’-45’ Growth Rate: Moderate The Greenspire Linden is a beautiful, large shade tree. Its uniform, pyramidal shape is perfect for more formal settings and the front yard shade tree. It requires minimal maintenance and will grow well in a wide variety of soil conditions. In summer, it is a dark, glossy green, with leaves turning bright yellow in fall. It is an excellent street tree due to its tolerance of pollution. The Greenspire Linden’s tiny, yellow flowers appear in spring and are very fragrant. It is commonly used as a street tree due to the uniformity in shape between individual trees. The branches are flexible and resist damage from wind, snow and ice.