genus Tilia


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Noun1.genus Tilia - deciduous trees with smooth usually silver-grey bark of North America and Europe and Asia: lime treesgenus Tilia - deciduous trees with smooth usually silver-grey bark of North America and Europe and Asia: lime trees; lindens; basswood
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
family Tiliaceae, linden family, Tiliaceae - chiefly trees and shrubs of tropical and temperate regions of especially southeastern Asia and Brazil; genera Tilia, Corchorus, Entelea, Grewia, Sparmannia
linden tree, basswood, lime tree, linden, lime - any of various deciduous trees of the genus Tilia with heart-shaped leaves and drooping cymose clusters of yellowish often fragrant flowers; several yield valuable timber
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Taken together, the studies mentioned above provide useful information also on the genus Tilia in the world, including Latvia.
Or perhaps it's the tranquil canal and pond water features, inviting you to sit a while, or the double avenues of pleached limes, genus Tilia, where ladies once walked in the shade.
There are three species of basswood native to the eastern half of North America, plus several European species grown as yard and street trees, and all of these are in the genus Tilia.